Engagement Worker - West of England Works

Creative Youth Network
£22,601 per annum
Contract Type: 
Full Time
40 Hours Per Week
Contract Details: 
This post is fixed term until 31st December 2019 and is fully funded by The Big Lottery Fund and The European Social Fund.
Details of Role: 

We are looking for a passionate Engagement Worker with a proven track record of delivering high quality information, advice and guidance and supporting young people into education, employment and training.

The successful candidate will be delivering the aims and objectives of the exciting West of England Works project.

West of England Works is a large-scale project involving a number of different organisations and delivery partners. The hope is that the project will support at least 1537 young people and adults (participants) into gaining employment through a community-based support programme.

Creative Youth Network are working closely with the housing charity 16-25 Independent People to deliver West of England Works. This Engagement Worker post will be based at 16-25 Independent People.

The role will involve a significant amount of 1:1 work – this will include helping young people to create Individual Action Plans, identifying barriers to accessing education, employment and training and supporting young people to remain in a positive destination. There will be a requirement to work closely with other organisations and specialist providers to provide young people with full, holistic support.

We require candidates who are passionate, professional and conscientious.

If you want to help change young people’s lives and join a busy and vibrant team – we want to hear from you.

This post is fixed term until 31st December 2019 and is fully funded by The Big Lottery Fund and The European Social Fund.

Salary: £22,601 per annum

Grade: 2.4

Hours: 40 hours per week

Application deadline: 10th December, 17:00

Interview date: 13th December

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For more information and to apply, please email recruitment@creativeyouthnetwork.org.uk or visit https://www.creativeyouthnetwork.org.uk/FAQs/engagement-workerwoew

Creative Youth Network is committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity.

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Closing Date: 
Monday, 10 December, 2018 - 17:00
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
0117 947 7948
Postal Address: 
Creative Youth Network, 20 Old School House, Kingswood Estate, Britannia Road, Kingswood, Bristol, BS15 8DB.