Community and Youth Development Worker - Bolton
Community and Youth Development Worker
39 hours per week
Starting Salary £21000
Fixed Term Contract for 3 years subject to funding
As a senior member of the YMCA’s youth and community team you will manage and lead the development of projects, in various neighbourhoods of Bolton to meet the social education needs of children, young people and their families.
Using outreach, detached, and building based community settings you will further develop the partnership with St. Andrews Methodist church, in Hall ith Wood and surrounding areas to develop a neighbourhood base in the area from which the YMCA, in partnership with the church and other agencies, can support local people to address the social and economic challenges facing their community.
You will be a JNC nationally qualified youth worker with a commitment to the Christian ethos of the YMCA. You will have strong youth and community work skills, as 60% of this post is face to face work, and have experience of managing staff and volunteers
For further information and an application pack, please contact Julian Finch on 01204 522855 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 12 noon 20 July 2012
Interviews are expected to be held on 30 July 2012
We are committed to safeguarding young people and all appointments are subject to completion of an Enhanced CRB Disclosure.