YOUTH WORK PRACTITIONER

OASIS HUB OLDHAM

2 posts of 16 hours per week

12 month Fixed Term Contract

Salary: £8,645 per annum (£21,614 for 1FTE)

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?

Oasis Youth Service based at our Hub in Oldham are looking for a special, talented and adaptable person to help us strengthen and sustain our wide range of community and targeted programmes. This new and exciting role will work alongside the Senior Youth Work Practitioner both within our Academies and in the local community. Under the guidance of the Senior Youth work Practitioner, you will deliver a range of interventions and programmes targeting several areas including improving school attendance, reducing antisocial behaviour, and increasing aspirations.

We are looking for a person who:

  • Has recent experience with young people.
  • Can co-deliver inclusive and supportive programmes with young people.
  • Can enable us to improve our service and opportunities for young people.

Is this you? Great – read on.

If you want an informal chat about this role and Oasis Youth Services get in touch with Chris (Hub Leader) on 07385951117.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a growing national organisation, making a difference to communities on a local level, while individually improving the life chances of young people. 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
  • A generous holiday allowance, starting at 25 days per year (plus 8 Bank Holidays)

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 questions:

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

Completed applications should be returned by Midday 1st December 2022

Interviews will take place in Oasis Academy Oldham on the 8th December 2022

We actively encourage applications from people of all ethnic backgrounds and minority and underrepresented groups. If you require any assistance to overcome potential barriers, please let us know. 

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 candidate must have the right to work in the UK.

Oasis supports Equal Opportunities. Registered Charity No. 1026487