Youth Worker


- Youth Worker –Coleford-


Exciting job opportunity as we are expanding our services and provision for young people! We are looking for people who will make a difference with young people in their communities

This post is funded jointly by Department for Digital, Culture Media and Sport and the Big Lottery Fund.

Post: Youth Worker

Location: Coleford Youth Club

Hours: 3 hours per week  on Tuesday evenings, 46 weeks per year

Rate of Pay:    £10.19 per hour 

Contract Type: Fixed term until 31/03/2020


As a Youth Worker at Mendip YMCA and south Somerset you will provide a safe, welcoming and fun environment for young people aged 11-19 accessing the youth club, to design, deliver and evaluate a range of informal learning opportunities.

You may have experience as or in: Care Worker, Care Staff, Care Assistant, Support Staff, Support Worker, Challenging Behaviour, Voluntary Sector, Social Work, Social Care Worker, Teaching, Teaching Assistant, Community Services, Community Development, Youth Work, Youth Worker, and Youth Provision.

Please find a job description as follows: Worker JD.doc 

The post holder will:

  • be prepared to undergo an Enhanced DBS

  • be able to respect the Christian ethos of the YMCA and uphold its values.

    To apply, please click on the link below:

    Please contact 01749 679553 option 4 and ask to speak to Chiara Docherty.


    Closing Date for Applications:      29th April 2019

    Interviews:                                         2nd May 2019