Job | Full Time

Youth Engagement Worker

Carrickfergus YMCA

Other
£20,349
35.00
To work alongside the Outreach Programme Coordinator to develop engagements with vulnerable young people across Mid and East Antrim (MEA) through outreach, schools drop in and 1-2-1 support.

KEY TASKS:

Working with young people: 

  • Recruit and engage young people aged 11-25 across Mid and East Antrim 
  • Utilise key delivery methods: outreach, schools work and 1-2-1 work 
  • Establish contact with, listen to, befriend, advise, support and advocate for young people 
  • Build appropriate relationships with young people so that they can develop self-confidence and coping skills for everyday life
  • Deliver project work and activities during outreach in consultation with young people
  • Keeping young people safe
  • Use Upshot and Outcomes Star to measure engagement with young people

Working with staff and volunteers:

  • Work flexibly as part of the Outreach detached team, alongside other YMCA staff and key partners as appropriate
  • Work with staff and volunteers to implement face to face delivery
  • Assist the FT area workers to ensure the induction, motivation, development of sessional staff, volunteers and mentors

Administration:

  • All administration relating to the post
  • Assist in the monitoring and evaluation of the Youth intervention programme through Upshot and Outcomes Star
  • Keep accurate records
  • Safeguard sensitive data in line with GDPR
  • Ensure the implementation of Association policies through the programme activities i.e. equal opportunities, safeguarding, health and safety, etc

Closing Date

Friday / 24 September 2021 12:00pm
12:00pm

Contact Details

Chelsea Harwood, Business Support Officer

Tel: 028 9335 5890

30-34 Irish Quarter West
Carrickfergus
BT38 8AT
United Kingdom

Files

Youth Engagement Worker (2).docx APPLICATION FORM - YEW 09_2021.docx Monitoring Form-YEW 09_21.docx