Airplay RAF Station Youth Worker

Brize Norton, Carterton
£11.34 (Unqualified rate) £11.54 (Qualified rate) per hour
12 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

How Action for Children works:

By doing what’s right, doing what’s needed, and doing what works for children.


Airplay RAF Station Youth Worker

Ref: RS102740

Location: RAF Brize Norton


37 hours per week

Salary: £11.34 (Unqualified rate) £11.54 (Qualified rate) per hour


How we work:

Action for Children does what’s right, does what’s needed and does what works for children in the UK.  Every year, our team changes the lives of 370,000 children, young people and families.

The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund’s Airplay Youth Support programme is a vital part of our work. As an Airplay Station Youth Worker you’ll be working in our Airplay projects at RAF Benson and RAF Brize Norton, which are both busy and vibrant youth projects.


How you’ll make a difference:

  • By providing innovative and exciting youth and play work to young people aged 5 to 18.
  • By working alongside our RAF colleagues to support children and young people from the RAF community.
  • By supporting young people through various stages of their lives.
  • By being part of a much loved project across the entire RAF.


What you’ll need:

  • A level 3 qualification in youth work, or the willingness to undertake the training.
  • Previous demonstrable experience of leading a youth work project.
  • An understanding of the issues that affect young people.
  • An ability to plan and deliver creative programmes.
  • An ability to lead and inspire a team of sessional youth workers and volunteers
  • A firm commitment to the safeguarding of children and young people.

This post is a 37 hour a week position – Monday to Friday and will involve working several evenings each week delivering face to face youth work at both RAF bases. The main working base will be RAF Brize Norton and travel time and mileage costs will be included for travel to RAF Benson.

To apply please visit our website via the apply button.


Closing date: Monday 2nd April 2018

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How we reward you:

One role.  Many rewards.  Find out about our benefit package here: Action for Children Benefits

Action for Children exists to make children’s lives better: now, tomorrow and every day.

Committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity, we welcome applications that reflect the cultural diversity of the communities within which we work.  Registered charity no. 1097940. Company no. 4764232. Charity registered in Scotland SC038092.