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COMMUNITY YOUTH WORKER

Oasis Hub Hadley, North London

Full-time, 40 hours per week (1.0FTE)

1 year Fixed Term Contract

Salary £23,801 per annum (inc London Allowance)

As a community charity, Oasis’s local hubs encompass a variety of integrated and diverse community projects, which together have a common aim to bring transformation to the whole person and the whole community. 

Oasis Hub Hadley is excited to be seeking a motivated Community Youth Worker to deliver a full programme of activities and opportunities that support the personal and social development of the children and young people within their local communities.  Activities will take place over two Oasis hub sites, both based in Enfield, North London.  You will be part of a large, friendly community hub team and supported by an experienced Youth Team Leader. 

Some of the key responsibilities within the role are:

  • Deliver and oversee positive after school and evening youth activities in an active and vibrant youth club.
  • Building appropriate relationships with, and supporting young people through 1:1 or group mentoring.
  • Create pathways for inspiring young people to engage in positive volunteering opportunities.
  • Writing reports of the impact and outcomes of your activities.

Apart from having the ability to build a rapport with young people and understanding the current issues that effect them , you could be successful in this role if you: 

  • Have a recognised qualification in youth work and/or community work – minimum Level 1 or qualification by experience (experience in an education setting is an advantage).
  • Experience of mentoring or working with young people in a community setting and on a 1:1 basis.
  • Are self-motivated, with the ability to take initiative and organise your own time.

In return, Oasis can offer:

  • Flexible working practices and family friendly policies.
  • A supportive network and family of staff in a motivating working environment.
  • A non-contributory defined benefit pension scheme with 7% employer contributions.
  • 25 days holiday per year (plus Bank Holidays), rising to 30 days after 2 years of service.

If you are interested in being part of this life-changing service and want to know more, please contact the Oasis UK Recruitment Team on recruitment@oasisuk.org or call 0207 921 4259.  We actively encourage applications from people of all ethnic backgrounds and minority and underrepresented groups.

Closing date for completed applications is 9am Friday 25th September 2020.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 1st October 2020.

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours which flow from the Oasis ethos. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Oasis supports Equal Opportunities.  Registered Charity No. 1026487

 

Oasis Charitable Trust is a Company Limited by Guarantee (no. 2818823) and a Registered Charity (no. 1026487) Registered Office: 1 Kennington Road, London SE1 7QP