Volunteer Youth Worker

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of Suffolk’s most energetic charities as a volunteer youth worker. The Charity aspires to see generations of young people empowered to raise their ambitions and realise their potential through the work that they do.

As a Volunteer Youth Worker you would act as a positive role model at all times and support the young people in achieving their qualification and personal outcomes. Supporting and encouraging the young people on programme in every aspect. You would act as a mentor and support the young people with their progression/next steps once programme is completed and assist the Tutor in administrative tasks and delivery of programme.

Key objectives of the role:

  1. To support the programme Tutor to deliver a high-quality educational programme and support the young people’s progression.
  2. Engage with the young people on programme to offer guidance and support in their personal, social, and educational development and to help them reach their full potential and successfully complete the programme.

As Volunteer Youth Worker you will be working towards a related qualification whilst wanting to gain practical experience or be someone who has valuable life experience and wants to give back to the community and support young people’s journeys. They would act as classroom support/ mentor and support the young people directly with achieving their personal goals and qualification.

Reference ID: VYW01

Job Types: Looking for immediate start

Location:  The location of the programme varies across Suffolk and North Essex

Hours:  A minimum of 1 day/6 hours a week but welcome to volunteer as much time as able to

DBS:  A volunteer DBS check is required but this can be done on appointment if necessary.

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