We are looking to recruit a dynamic, passionate and committed youth worker to join our dedicated team at Hanham Youth Centre.

Creative Youth Network is a successful charity organisation that supports young people to reach their potential and lead fulfilling lives by building secure and positive relationships with them based on their individual unique needs. We offer young people safe spaces to express themselves with creative courses, youth clubs and practical advice and support. We take pride in our relaxed working culture and environment, and are PQASSO accredited. We’ve opted in to the Bristol City Council Equality Charter and are dedicated to promoting equality and diversity within the organisation

You will be an experienced youth worker and will be leading ‘Project Xclusive’, a targeted accredited project at Hanham Youth Centre. You will provide positive and engaging centre based and detached activities for young people who have been identified as benefitting from additional support in Hanham. You will engage young people from South Gloucestershire through Hanham youth club. We provide a range of activities such as cooking, sports, arts and crafts and music.

You will have experience of delivering leading and planning youth activities, including leading a small team of staff or volunteers and will be expected to plan, deliver and evaluate sessions, whilst also being able to work as part of a team. You will be supporting young people from diverse and disadvantaged backgrounds. You will have a good knowledge of barriers that young people face in accessing positive activities and will be able to support young people in accessing appropriate support.

In return we can offer 33 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays, pro rata for part time) per year, generous pension scheme, a cycle to work scheme, opportunities for flexible working, paid breaks and fantastic development opportunities. 

We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to ensuring that underrepresented communities are represented in our organisation. We particularly welcome applications from the BAME community. 

This role is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check. 

This post will be based in Hanham, South Gloucestershire.

Salary: £23,053 (pro rata) grade 2.3

Hours: 3.5 hours per week (Friday evenings, session 6-8pm, 1.5 hours planning and evaluation per week)

Application deadline: Monday 11th January 2021

Interviews: Friday 15th January 2021

For more information and to apply, please email [email protected]  

Applications are preferred in a Word Doc format. 

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

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