The Corner House Youth Project delivers a programme of Youth Work across the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees.
They are currently recruiting Sessional Youth Workers for a variety of posts of varying hours, dependant on organisational needs.
Requirements of the post holder:
Passion for youth work / working with young people
Friendly and approachable manner
An understanding of the issues (local and nationally) affecting young people;
Confidence to challenge young people’s views and/or behaviour in a positive and supportive manner
Able to work flexible hours (mainly evenings and weekends)
Roles and responsibilities will include
To create a welcoming and positive atmosphere for young people
To assist in programme development of activities for young people, that address needs and encourage participation.
To facilitate engaging and interactive sessions for young people.
To build professional relationships with young people to encourage positive behaviour change.
Promote opportunities and access for young people to become actively involved in their local community.
To identify any safeguarding concerns and report through the appropriate channels.
The post holder will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check before commencing employment.
Experience/qualifications in youth work or a similar field is an advantage, but not essential. We offer a full induction programme and can provide training for those interested in pursuing a career in youth work.