The Broomhouse Centre and Enterprises are currently looking to recruit two Youth Workers for an exciting Youth Drop-In Cafe and a Project Worker for their Youth Befriending Project.
The two youth worker positions would be working Friday evenings 5.30pm – 8.30pm (3 hours per week; 2 hours contact time, 1 hr prep and debrief), at a rate of £13.25 an hour (including holiday pay)
The purpose of this role is to plan, organise and deliver a programme of interesting, fun youth work activities in consultation with the young people that access the drop-in café, to ensure they are at the centre of their own planning. The programme is designed to give Young People a much needed safe space within their own community where they can congregate and have fun.
For more details please contact: Amanda Farquhar on 07927558249 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or download application pack below. Please remember to include a covering letter.
Closing date: We look forward to receiving your application by end of business day Friday 15th February 2019.
The Project Worker would be working 18 hours per week split across three days, with a salary of £19,582 – £21, 758 (pro rata) funded for 12 months.
We wish to recruit an enthusiastic and committed project worker to join our youth team and to become a part of one of our core projects – The Broomhouse Youth Befriending Project.
The aims of this post will be:
- To work within the Youth Services team to provide a befriending service which supports children and young people who are affected by parental drug/alcohol use, aged between 5-16 years residing in South West Edinburgh Partnership areas,
- To work closely with Service Manager and a range of stakeholders, team members, family members and carers, partner agencies, social work professionals, teachers, and other agencies as appropriate
- To organise the day to day provision of befriending to children and young people, who are experiencing problems at home, school or in the community
- To work with the Service Manager and the wider youth befriending team to recruit, train and support volunteer befrienders to provide a 2 hour weekly session for each young person.
If you are interested or would like to find out more details please contact:
Amanda Farquhar on 07927558249 or email email@example.com or download application pack below
Closing date: End of business day Monday 25th February 2019
You can read the full job descriptions online here.