Ellesmere Youth Project requires a part-time Youth Worker
12 hours per week at £7.50 per hour.
Closing date: 14th November 2008
Interviews: week commencing: 1st December
EYP is a detached youth work project in the Ellesmere and Carwood area of Burngreave, Sheffield.
Our aim is to improve life opportunities for young people, aged 10-18, in the Ellesmere area of Burngreave.
Our ethos is to reach out to local young people by providing activities and groups in which to foster relationships, build a sense of community and encourage the values of acceptance, respect, co-operation, equality and love.
Our focus is on building long-term, quality relationships with young people.
We need someone to join our youth work team to assist us:
Establish contact with, listen to, befriend and advocate on behalf of young people and
Organise programmes and activities that encourage participation, promote confidence, respect and responsibility.
One session a week will be spent at the office base.
Have experience of working with young people 10-18.
Be flexible: the post includes daytime and evening work, school holidays and occasional weekend work.
For more information and an application form, contact Ellesmere Youth Project:
Tel: 0114 243 5854 or 07886777068
EYP is committed to safeguarding young people and the successful candidate will be subject to CRB and other Checks.
EYP is seeking to implement equal opportunities policies and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Charity No. 1085548