Youth Activity Worker, 8 hpw

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
25/07/2024 12:00
£24,294 pa pro rata (£12.59ph)
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Youth / Community / Leisure Services
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Simonside Climbing Wall, South Shields
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
25 Jul
Further Information
Youth Activity Worker, 8 hpw
(Youth Service, South Tyneside)
£24,294 pa pro rata (£12.59ph) 

South Tyneside Council’s Youth Service are looking to recruit a suitably motivated, qualified and experienced individual to provide a range of informal positive activities as part of the Youth Service’s Youth Offer.  These may include for example – Open access youth projects, youth participation provision, targeted youth support, detached and outreach youth work, sport and leisure-based activities, cultural and drama activities, residential trips, holiday programmes, volunteering, social action programmes and many more.
The successful candidate will need to operate flexibly and responsively in order to meet the needs and demands of young people in South Tyneside in order to improve outcomes.  This will include evening, weekend and school holiday working.
You will become an integral part of the Youth Service and assist in the delivery of its key priorities.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Gayle Snowball, Senior Youth Worker on (0191) 4240118.
We offer an excellent benefits package and further information is available here - www.southtyneside.gov.uk/workinghere 
South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.
Please note that if you apply for this role, all communication regarding your application will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, please ensure you check your junk mail.
Closing date: Noon, 25 July 2024
Interviews will take place on 19 August 2024