Job | Full Time

Outreach Youth Support Worker in Charge

St Oliver Plunkett Youth Club Crossmaglen

£11.0151 per hour - JNC Scale point 10
36 hours per week - afternoons, evenings & weekend face to face. Also residential work. This is a temporary one year contract from 1st April 2019 to 31st March 2020 - subject to confirmation of funding from the Education Authority

The position of Youth Support worker in charge has come up within our Extended Provision Outreach programme for the year 19/20. It is a 36 hours per week position and involves weekend and week day projects.The successful candidate will be in charge of all aspects of the programme within this project including all administrative duties.

An enthusiastic worker is required for this rewarding and enjoyable post.

  • Degree in Community youth work or equivalent area.  
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a youth work setting (as participant or support services) within the last 5 years
  • Experience in promoting the participation of young people
  • Experience in working with young people aged 13+
  • Knowledge of Priorities for Youth and Youth Work Curriculum
  • Ability to design, deliver and evaluate programmes to young people
  • Ability to work with young people in a group work setting
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work as a team
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • As this is an outreach post applicants should hold a current valid driving licence and access to a vehicle

Closing Date

Friday / 29 March 2019 5:00pm

Contact Details

Please provide your CV and cover letter - send email FAO Brenda with subject heading of Extended Provision job Application

54 Cullloville Road
BT35 9AQ
United Kingdom

Education Authority Extended Provision Programme