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Youth Worker

Closing date: 03/12/2021

Reference: REQ103305

37 hours / Temporary

24,982 - 27,041 *

Various Locations within Ceredigion

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

We are seeking a dynamic, motivated and empowering individual who has the personal qualities, experiences and skills necessary to design and deliver a range of opportunities for young people in Ceredigion.

As a professional Youth Worker, you will be responsible for designing, developing and coordinating a range of innovative Youth Work approaches for young people in the County.

The post holder will have the opportunity to work independently and alongside others to develop and deliver targeted Youth Work interventions to support the needs of Ceredigion’s young people, in order to promote their personal, social and emotional wellbeing.

This role is established within one of Ceredigion’s Secondary Schools.

Job Description and Person Specification

For further information, please contact Lowri Evans on 07966 249004 or lowri.evans@ceredigion.gov.uk

For internal candidates, a secondment may be considered. Should you wish to apply for this role on a secondment basis, please liaise with your current line manager prior to making an application.

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date. 

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Porth Cymorth Cynnar – Community Wellbeing and Learning

We provide early help, prevention and intervention services to a range of groups and individuals across the County. Our aim is to identify need and offer support before issues and concerns become too great and more formal intervention is needed. Our key functions include:

  • Lifelong Learning and Skills
  • Leisure & Wellbeing
  • Youth Support Services
  • Early Help Services
  • Support and Intervention Services
  • Behaviour Support Services