YOUTH WORKER

OASIS HUB NORTH BRISTOL

PART-TIME 30 HOURS PER WEEK (0.75FTE) with a minimum of 2 evenings per week

24 MONTH FIXED TERM CONTRACT

SALARY: £18,772 per annum (£25,029 for 1 FTE)

Want to enable young people to have positive lives?

Want to be part of a supportive, dynamic, fun & quality team?

Want to make the community a better place?

Want to grow in confidence and hope?

Our Youth and Community team based at our North Bristol Hub in Lawrence Weston are looking for a special, talented, and adaptable Youth Worker, to help us strengthen and sustain our range of community and targeted youth programmes across Lawrence Weston, Shirehampton, Sea Mills, Henbury and Avonmouth.  You will work alongside our Lead Youth Worker to:

  • design, plan, and deliver weekly open access session for young people in Lawrence Weston
  • deliver high quality 1:1 service through our Bridging programme across North Bristol
  • deliver innovated activities for young people in the community in line with the city-wide Youth Vision.

We are looking for individuals who have:

  • Experience of working alongside other statutory and voluntary organisations.
  • Able to work a minimum of two evenings per week.
  • Previous experience in implementing youth programmes.
  • Knowledge of safeguarding practices with young people.

While a relevant qualification in Youth & Community Work would be desirable, we are open to applicants with significant experience instead.

If you are enthusiastic about making a positive impact in North Bristol communities, we invite you to be part of our journey. Apply now and help us create a brighter future together!  As part of the package, Oasis offers:

  • Flexible working where possible with family friendly policies.
  • A non-contributory pension scheme, currently offering 7% employer contribution.
  • Training and professional development opportunities.

To apply, email your CV including a Supporting Statement to recruitment@oasisuk.org . Your Supporting Statement should be no more than two A4 pages and must address the following question:

“Please expand on your CV to tell us about relevant skills, experience and qualifications you have, that relate to the job description and person specification.”

Completed applications should be returned by  Midday Monday 29th April 2024

Interviews will take place in North Bristol shortly after.

If you want an informal chat about this role and Oasis Hub North Bristol in general, get in touch with Tom (Hub Leader) on 07502 745 275 or email thomas.gooodfellow@oasisuk.org.

We actively encourage applications from people of all ethnic backgrounds and minority and underrepresented groups.

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.

The successful candidates must have the right to work in the UK. supports Equal Opportunities. Registered Charity No. 1163889