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Youth Support Worker

  • Location:

    Chelmsford

  • Sector:

    Unqualified Social Care

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £11 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Francis

  • Contact email:

    tfrancis@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    TF-1229

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-25

  • Startdate:

    2020-05-27

Akton Recruitment are currently working with the local authorities to fill a number of positions for youth support workers. These are contract positions for a minimum of 6 months. Please be aware we have a provisional start date of the 7th September due to Covid-19.

The Role:
Contribute to the development and delivery of a programme of imaginative activities, encouraging the active participation of young people in developing their skills and understanding of others and the world around them.
 
Job Purpose Summary:
To work with young people by:
  • Making contact and establishing relationships with young people.
  • Encouraging and enabling young people to participate in a range of personally challenging activities.
  • Ensuring access to information and personal support, which enables young people to develop the confidence and skills to become creative, active and critical participants in the wider community.
Requirements:
  • Full Driving License
  • Enhanced DBS or willing to acquire
  • Relevant Experience
  • Relevant Qualification