Youth Worker (Ah)

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Recruiter
Peabody
Location
Pembury Community Centre, E8
Salary
£13/hour
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
25 Oct 2018
Ref
496485
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

We're recruiting a Youth Worker for our ground-breaking 10 year Children's Community programme on the Pembury estate in Hackney.  The role involves engaging with young people from the local community, designing and delivering a relevant and exciting programme of activities, as well as supporting them to develop and lead on their own projects. 

The role is for 200 hours over one year, within which we require flexibility to work on Monday and Wednesday evenings, as well as day time hours in school holidays. 

Essential:

  • Understanding of the issues of vulnerable and hard to reach young people with proven experience in the youth work field
  • Ability to engage and communicate well with young people, colleagues and parents.
  • Knowledge of child protection, health and safety and other youth work related issues.

Desirable:

  • Experience of working with young people in Hackney.

This is a 1 year fixed term contract

The successful applicant will need to be subject to a background enhanced disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) before any appointment can be confirmed.

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