Hambleton and Selby: Youth and Community Development Worker Positions, North Yorkshire Youth

Positions in:

Hambleton 1 x 18.75 hours funded by North Yorkshire Council

Selby 1 x 18.75 hours funded by North Yorkshire Council

Salary £29,874 per annum pro rata

Closing Date: 5pm Friday 28 June 2024

Interviews will take place week commencing 1 July 2024

North Yorkshire Youth are looking for enthusiastic and reliable individuals to take a leading role in our Universal Services Contract. Funded by North Yorkshire Council the purpose of the work is to:

To provide support and guidance to volunteers and voluntary organisations who support young people and provide youth activities.

Specifically:

To develop new youth clubs and sustain member youth clubs ensuring that:

  • Clubs provide safe activities for young people.
  • Adult volunteers have the relevant clearance to work with young people.
  • Clubs are run with the needs and interests of young people within the community as its primary focus.
  • Clubs have the relevant access to resources and training to help them provide quality youth work activities.
  • Clubs have support and access to accurate and relevant information.

To Provide operational support to Direct Delivery staff within their divisional region.

  • To include planning: – session plans, staffing cover and issue based problems.
  • Provide support to groups in finding suitable locations at cost effective rates.
  • Support direct delivery projects to become more sustainable.
  • Support additional transitions within divisional region.

To recruit a network of volunteer Buddies who provide individual support to young people

To contribute to the outcomes identified in the Children and Young Peoples Plan and Young and Yorkshire

For further information visit North Yorkshire Youth’s website or contact Panda Gledhill at panda@nyy.org.uk or Clare Yates at clare@nyy.org.uk