Position title
Youth Worker (Bank)
Responsibilities
  • Engage the young people within their own community and signpost to existing services or work in new projects as appropriate
  • To plan and prepare for sessions
  • Evaluate and review all youth work sessions
  • To undertake relevant training and development opportunities where appropriate
  • Identify needs and aspirations of young people and involve them in planning, developing and leading sessions and/or personal development plans
  • To work within effective local partnerships to meet the needs of young people in Surrey
Qualifications

Experience

  • Working with young people preferably in an informal education setting
  • Working within a team and being supportive of the team aims and objectives
  • Working with young people to produce individual development plans (desirable)
  • Experience of monitoring and evaluating youth work (desirable)

 

Skills and Abilities

  • Be able to recognise current issues for young people and the barriers they may face that leave them vulnerable
  • To be pro-active when participating in new projects
  • Ability to deal professionally with the pressures young people and communities bring
  • Willingness to adapt to the changing needs of the community and young people
  • Have confidence to work with other agencies that support young people
  • Committed to working to organisational Policies and Procedures in particular with regard to the safeguarding of young people and working within our equality and diversity policy
  • Be able to attend meetings and training sessions when required
  • Ability to work flexible hours including mornings, afternoons, evenings or weekends
  • Ability to use ICT, for record keeping and communication, within the team

Qualifications (desirable)

  • A Level 2 qualification in Youth Work
Duration of employment
Permanent
Job Location
Across Surrey
Working Hours
Various Evenings, between 16.30 & 21.00
Base Salary
£ 10 per hour
Date posted
March 26, 2020
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Position: Youth Worker (Bank)

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