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Youth Work Manager

April 15, 2019

Full time (37.5 hours p/w) – £28,000pa – includes working evenings and weekends

Fixed term contract until March 2020 (funded by Big Lottery/DCMS)

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and inspiring Youth Work Manager to develop high quality youth work in specified areas of Coventry.  Candidates should have the ability to lead and motivate a team, whilst ensuring they are delivering at their very best.

With a proven track record in youth work service development, the successful candidate will be organised and determined to ensure excellent services are delivered in an effective manner.

As the role may present some challenges to staff and young people, you will have knowledge of carrying out appropriate risk assessments and resolving issues as they arise and where necessary reporting concerns around safeguarding in a timely manner.

To succeed in the role, you will not only have a passion for working with young people, but be dedicated and proactive in sourcing suitable sessions and be willing to work at different locations to help build effective and meaningful relationships with young people. Effective communication skills are essential to encourage young people to take part in sessions.

The position is initially fixed until March 2020, with the expectation that together with the wider YMCA team continuation of funding will be obtained.

Download all you need to apply below. Applications should be submitted by e-mail to kam.kaur@ymcabirmingham.org.uk by 17:00 on Tuesday 30th April 2019.