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Youth Engagement Officer - YES (GOR Female Only)


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Transform Lives with Extern
Join us and use your skills to make a real difference

Every day Extern transforms lives as the leading social justice charity across the island of Ireland.  Operating since 1978, we believe another chance can change lives.

Each year we support more than 20,000 individuals and families.  We currently employ more than 600 compassionate and dedicated staff.  In addition to excellent terms and conditions, we offer an extensive training and development programme.  Due to continuing growth, we are now seeking to add to our team.  Are you passionate about your profession and willing to use your knowledge, experience, dedication and talent to help us achieve our Mission of Transforming Lives, Transforming Society?  Then we would love to hear from you. 

Youth Engagement Officer - YES (GOR Female Only) NI2297/03/23

Salary: Grade 5 salary scale: £21,791 - £27,817 per annum
Hours: 40 standard hours (including breaks) (Flexibility Required)
Contract Status: Permanent, subject to continuous funding (current funding secured to 30 June 2023.)
Location: Based in Queen Street with the ability to work in locations across Belfast​​

This post has a genuine occupational requirement for a female worker subject to the exemptions within The Fair Employment and Treatment (Northern Ireland) Order 1998. Therefore only applications from female candidates can be accepted for this position.

In addition, EXTERN can offer the following benefits:
26 days annual leave pro rata per annum, increasing to 28 days after 3 years’ service and to 32 days after 5 years’ service
11 statutory holidays pro rata per annum
Generous pension employer contribution of 6.5%
Comprehensive induction, training and supervision
Regular Team meetings
Employee Assistance Programme
Death In Service and Wellbeing Programmes
Bike to work scheme
The closing date for all completed applications is: Thursday 30th March at 12 noon

Full Job Description and Person Specification is available via the below link.

Extern Privacy Notice -Applicants-PeopleHR.pdf

​​NI22970323_Youth Engagement Officer_GOR_Female_Belfast YES JDPS Mar23.pdf

Closing Date

Thursday / 30 March 2023

Contact Details

3 McKinney Rd
BT36 4PE
United Kingdom