SALARY SCALES SHOWN FOR FULL-TIME. THIS POST IS PART-TIME AND SALARY WILL BE PRO-RATA FOR 10.5 OR 14 HOURS PER WEEK. YOU MUST BE ABLE TO WORK EVENINGS AND HAVE CURRENT EXPERIENCE OF WORKING IN YOUTH CLUB SETTING AND DETACHED WORK.
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Sussex Clubs for Young People are committed to developing a vibrant grassroots led voluntary and community youth sector, which involves, empowers and meets the needs of young people in Sussex.
We are looking for passionate, enthusiastic, entrepreneurial, young people and community focused team players who can help us to develop universal open-access youth provision. Based in Sussex for between 10.5 and 14 hours a week (dependent on candidates) you will show an enthusiasm for working with volunteers and partners to build an effective service.
We are actively working to raise funding for full-time posts and candidates with demonstrable skills in raising funds to secure and develop their posts are welcome.
The role exists to support the Youth Worker in Charge to create positive informal, educational and recreational activities chosen by and developed with young people aged 9 to 19 (or to 25 with special educational needs) rooted in their community that are safe, fun, welcoming and engaging.
You must be able to demonstrate:
Relevant experience of working with young people and an understanding of the particular issues they face.
Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with colleagues, parents and young people.
Excellent time management skills.
An understanding of the legislation pertaining to work with young people and safeguarding, and the ability to implement policies in relation to the job responsibilities.
The ability to successfully motivate and engage young people in youth work programmes.
You will require a clean driving license and be able to regularly work 2 or more evenings per week.
Deadline for applications 31st October 2019. Interviews will be held in Worthing.