Job: Youth Worker

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.

You will:

  • 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

Logged in users of the website can add comments to this page.
Login to this site if you'd like to add a comment. Sign-up for an account if you are not currently a member.

<< | Up | >>

Print version

The content on this page was added to the website by Douglas Johnson on 2008-11-07 20:18:51.
The content of the page was last modified by Douglas Johnson on 2008-11-07 20:29:03.

Follow us on Twitter @TheBMessenger

All content is copyright © Burngreave Messenger Ltd. or its voluntary contributors, unless otherwise stated, not to be reproduced without permission. If you have any comments, or are interested in contributing to the Messenger and getting involved, please contact us.

Burngreave Messenger Ltd. Abbeyfield Park House, Abbeyfield Road, Sheffield S4 7AT.
Telephone: 0114 242 0564. Email:
Company Limited by Guarantee: 04642734
Registered Charity: 1130836

The Burngreave Messenger is a community newspaper with editorial independence, funded by the Big Lottery, Foyle Foundation, Trusthouse Charitable Foundation, the Garfield Weston Foundation, the Scurrah Wainwright Charity, local residents and our advertisers.

Help the Messenger with a donation