Youth Work Manager

Location
Bath & North East Somerset
Salary
£29,724 - £32,456
Posted
17 Aug 2020
Closes
18 Sep 2020
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Youth Work Manager Required

Hours:  37 hours per week

Salary: £29,724 - £32,456 (JNC Professional Grade 20-23)

Benefits:

  • Excellent wellbeing package
  • "Peoples Pension" auto enrolment available
  • Free on-site car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme

*The post is expected to work evenings and weekends so a flexible approach to hours is essential.

Youth Connect South West (YCSW) is a young people's charity working in Bath and North East Somerset and the surrounding area.  

Our Mission:

Supporting young people to enjoy today, prepare for tomorrow and become the people they want to be.

Do you think you can help us deliver this mission with young people in our area?

We are looking to recruit the right person for a significant leadership position in our expanding high-quality professional youth focused charity. This exciting new role for the service will drive forward our vision for inspirational youth work provision. This role plays a pivotal role in enabling YCSW to develop and expand its offer of open access youth work and youth voice opportunities across our area.

The Youth Work Manager will continuously raise the impact, profile and reach of Youth Work, ensuring the highest quality of youth work practice.

The Youth Work Manager will manage all YCSW’s open-access youth work programmes in and around Bath & NE Somerset. They will take a leading role in promoting and developing open access youth work provision, including YCSW own delivery and providing advice and guidance to other organisations delivering or commissioning youth work in the area.

They will work with our youth work team to create a vibrant and engaging youth work curriculum that helps young people achieve positive outcomes that enhance their personal and social development.

They will take a lead in supporting young people to have a voice in decisions that affect their lives and their communities, creating opportunities for young people’s voice to be heard within YCSW and in our area of benefit.

To apply:

Applications should be submitted on the YCSW application form attached to this advert. Completed applications should be sent to Sam.Plummer@ycsw.org.uk.

Closing date: Friday 18th September 2020

Pre-interview visits: Monday 28th September 2020

Interview date: Tuesday 29th September 2020

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

If you would like further information, please call Sam Plummer on 07980998670 or email sam.plummer@ycsw.org.uk