Communitas are currently seeking a Youth Work Manager:
The Youth Work Manager post is for 37 hours per week salary between £21,500 – £25,500 depending on experience of management, youth work and qualifications. (There is potential for this post to be divided into two roles or a job share for the right candidates.)
This is an exciting opportunity to work creatively with young people aged 11-19yrs. Working in Leigh Park you will inspire, support and encourage the personal development of our local young people. You will be an enthusiastic, committed person with a good knowledge of urban priority areas and the challenges faced by our young people. Ideally trained to a degree level in youth work or similar and have experience of leading a small team of staff and volunteers. You will manage service provision which engages, motivates, challenges and supports young people holistically through a variety of projects. Communitas projects include Solace a one to one service, schools work, homework clubs and youth clubs. As well as oversight of existing projects, you will develop new projects and partnerships with other providers.
Communitas was set up five years ago by local people as a not for profit organisation to offer young people’s services in Leigh Park.
Communitas members share a passion for the community of Leigh Park working to a Christian ethos through local people bringing hope where there is despair and inclusion where there is risk of exclusion and disaffection. Our team of staff and volunteers seek to engage with local culture modelling grace, hope, compassion and forgiveness, whilst working for justice and peace in Leigh Park highlighting the importance of love and respect for all in our community. We value the uniqueness of each and every human being regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, creed or sexual orientation and celebrate diversity in our multi-cultural society.
Find out more about us www.communitas-youth.com
Closing date for applications is by noon Friday 8th July; electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org Interviews will take place the week commencing 25th July For an informal discussion please contact Barney Barron on 07867501436. For an application pack please email email@example.com