Targeted Youth Worker - Young Devon

  • Multiple Locations
  • Part Time
  • £23,360 per annum, pro rata

An invitation to join us at Young Devon as our next…Targeted Youth Worker                   

This post is for 10 hours per week in the community, based from Sidmouth Youth Centre and is on a fixed term contract until 31st July 2023.

Are you a creative youth worker? 

Are you passionate about actively engaging and building quality relationships with young people? 

This is a great chance to be part of a well established team of youth workers in Sidmouth, while developing our targeted work exploring risk taking and harm reduction with young people. You’ll be responsible for delivering proactive, engaging and high quality Youth Work in the community, as well as group work and 1:1s. You will get to know young people and work with them to provide opportunities to explore risk taking, reduce potential for harm and experience safe relationships. We are looking for someone who has experience of inspiring young people to explore their choices and thinking and has some knowledge of adolescence development, risk taking and potentially harmful substances.

Young Devon is committed to Safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable groups and all applicants who will or could have unsupervised access to these groups will complete the required checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service

Young Devon is a youth work charity (1057949) who is actively committed to embracing diversity. We particularly welcome applicants from areas under-represented within our workforce. 

Young Devon is committed to Safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable groups and all applicants who will or could have unsupervised access to these groups will complete the required checks through the Disclosure and Barring Service

Please read the job description and person specification.  If you then have any further questions about the role please contact Emily Sethi on 07843 337869.

For links to the application form and full job description please contact hr@youngdevon.org or visit Work for us | Young Devon
Please apply by 12 noon on the closing date.

Interview Date: 18th October 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationEast DevonDevon
  • Reference

    22-47


  • Occupational GroupYouth & Community


  • Salary Details

    £23,360 per annum, pro rata


  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    10 hours per week

  • Closing Date

    09/10/2022

  • DBS Check Required

    Yes