Youth Voice and Insight Officer

Location
Woolwich Arsenal
Salary
Band 2 – £21,800-£24,000 per annum
Posted
04 Jun 2018
Closes
04 Jul 2018
Ref
VIO18-2
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

Are you a fun, creative, self-motivated person, with a passion for young people's participation in decision-making and social action?

Do you have experience of working with vulnerable young people - specifically children in care and care leavers?

 

We are looking for a new Youth Voice and Insight Officer to help us deliver our mission of making services better with young people in London. You'll be:

  • Leading and coordinating our programme of activities, events and opportunities with children in care and care leavers in Royal Greenwich - including the borough's Children in Care Council;
  • Supporting our schools' peer education programme in Southwark; and,
  • A small number of additional, short-term youth consultation projects.

In the main part of this role, you will work extensively with children in care and leaving care across the Royal Borough of Greenwich, and their Corporate Parents, to make the services they work with EVEN better.

 

The 'small print'

Start date: We hope to have the successful applicant in post for 13 August 2018.

Term: This post is fixed term, to end on 31 July 2019 (possible extension, subject to funding).

Office base: Woolwich Arsenal.

Funders: This post is part-funded by the Royal Borough of Greenwich and the London Borough of Southwark.

Please note - this post involves working with vulnerable children and young people on a regular basis and so is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check. We do not accept CVs.

 

Questions?

Feel free to get in touch with us - call 07522 364 314, to speak to Josh Harsant, our Programme Manager.

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