To work within the Youth Development Team to develop and deliver centre & street-based activities for groups/individuals, school programmes and services that will be delivered in a specified area of the community to meet the personal and social development needs of young people in Liverpool.

It is essential that you work evenings and weekends.

Location: Unit B1 Tetlow Way, Liverpool L4 4QS

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: National Apprenticeship Salary Banding £5.28 – £10.42 per hour (dependant on age)
Schedule: Monday to Friday (Weekend availability)
Work Location: In person

Responsibilities:

  • To support the planning, organising, and co-delivery of a range of group and personal development programmes that improve outcomes for young people. This will include Social Enrichment, impact of Crime and ASB, Informal Education, Mental Health, and Personal Development.
  • To work at ‘grass roots’ level, on the streets, in parks and centres, on a rota of continuous evenings and weekends providing open & accessible activities to local children & young people.
  • Develop relationships and work in partnership with Schools, Social Care Services, Targeted Support Services and Early Help etc.
  • To maintain accurate records for monitoring and reporting purposes including verbal and written information on progress, issues, futures plans and to maintain accurate supporting financial records.
  • To assist in the delivery of services alongside permanent and sessional staff, volunteers and other individuals directly involved in the delivery of activities.
  • To have shared responsibility in risk assessing and reviewing all activities and assume responsibility for resources and equipment used by the organisation.
  • To take responsibility as part of the Youth Team to ensure that session information and registers are uploaded on a timely basis onto the monitoring and evaluation databases.
  • To undertake training courses as appropriate and required.
  • To abide by the Operational Policies and Procedures of Positive Futures North Liverpool.
  • Undertake other duties as may be reasonably requested within the responsibilities of the post.

Essential Requirements:

  • Essential that you have the availability to work on Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons/evenings for group sessions and detached delivery.
  • Commitment to working on the street Outside of normal office hours at weekends and evenings
  • Commitment to work within the principles of the equal opportunities and in an inclusive open and transparent one organisation style
  • Work within appropriate child protection guidelines
  • A commitment to undertake any necessary training
  • A commitment to improving the lives of young people and providing development opportunities.
  • Excellent Verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • You must be working toward Level 3 Youth Work Qualification or equivalent.
Employer: Positive Futures
Job Category: Apprenticeship
Job Location: Liverpool
Job Type: Full time

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