Circa £ 15k pa – Average 22 hours per week by agreement
We are looking for an enthusiastic, empathetic team member to deliver and support Youth Service provision in the New Milton area. We strive to equip young people with the skills, knowledge and experience to recognise and achieve their full potential whilst ensuring a suitable youth facility is available for young people within the town.
Reporting to the Town Clerk, during the first twelve months the successful applicant will work with young people in the 12-19 years age range in partnership with Youth Workers, Street Pastors and the Police. Thereafter, and if appropriate you will help devise the planning, delivery and evaluation of youth activities and services as well.
Key to success will be your abilities to establish and maintain relationships with young people and work closely with them, promoting their needs in the community whilst also developing services and support to special needs groups.
To achieve these objectives you will be able to identify opportunities through establishing and developing relationships with a range of relevant agencies within the town and ensuring youth work complies with an annual business plan led by the needs of the young people.
You will also be required to assist with the development of a youth council, in association with the Town Council, which will encourage partnership working with schools, sports clubs, youth groups / organisations and other statutory agencies which when agreed will be responsible for dispersing grants to young peoples’ organisations within the town. This youth council will also have a voice on issues which affect young people in the community.
If you are interested in the above post please contact us for a Job Description and further details by calling us on 01425-619120 or download from here
Job Description – Youth Co-ordinator
Person Specification – Youth Co-ordinator
Closing date for applications 10 January 2017
Interviews to be arranged for week commencing 23 January 2017
Previous applicants need not re-apply.