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Oasis Hub Waterloo, is seeking a skilled, adaptable, committed and passionate Youth Service Coordinator who will co-ordinate high impact services for local young people (aged 11 and over).

Oasis Community Hub Waterloo is a ground-breaking charity providing a broad and inclusive range of community development services for vulnerable and isolated people living in Lambeth & Southwark. Oasis Hub Waterloo want young people to be independent and interdependent. We want each young person to be inspired, empowered, supported and nurtured so that they can fulfil their full potential.

This role will enable many young people to make this their reality.  The Youth Services Co-ordinator will help to deliver our current services but will also be supported to develop creative community-based projects alongside our Head of Youth Service.

Duties will include:

  • providing a youth work service for the boroughs of Lambeth & Southwark, linking young people into additional community based services, depending on their needs.
  • providing accessible one to one and small group sessions for young local people.
  • supporting the delivery of generic youth services open to all genders and sexualities.
  • organising and running an engagement programme during the school holidays.
  • utilising monitoring and evaluating tools to measure impact and progress.

You will be supported by the Head of Youth Service, as well as being part of the wider Oasis Hub Waterloo team.

You could be successful in this role if you: 

  • a relevant recognised qualification (or demonstrate qualification by experience).
  • proven experience working with young people in both 1-2-1 and group settings.
  • a good knowledge of the issues facing young people in inner city London
  • a good knowledge and understanding of safeguarding
  • strong team ethic, with excellent communication, organisation and admin skills
  • experience of leading and managing volunteers.

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in. 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.

If you want to know more, please download the attached docs or email recruitment@oasisuk.org. For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Stu Thomson (Oasis Hub Waterloo Head of Youth Services) a call on 07752 392 395.

Closing date for completed applications:  Midday, Monday 1st April 2019.

Interviews will be held on Monday 8th April, in London Waterloo.

Based at London Waterloo, SE1

Full-Time, 40 hours per week (inc breaks), 2 Year Fixed Term Contract

Salary £25,951 per annum (inc London Allowance)

Oasis supports Equal Opportunities.  Registered Charity No. 1026487

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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