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.

For an informal discussion please contact Debbie Jones / Jacky Duncan on 01642 868331.
For an application pack please contact karen@cornerhouseyouthproject.co.uk