Your personal job search agent

Find a job



    show more options

Programme Worker - Londonderry

Company: The SmartList
Pay: £10661.00 Annually
Job type: full-time
Category: Hospital, Health Care

Apply now
(no registration required)

Upload your resume
see similar jobs you may like
find connections at this company

Job description

LOCATION: Greater Shantallow, Londonderry Derry

JOB TITLE: Programme Worker

SALARY and BENEFITS: 10,661 per annum

WORKING HOURS: 18hrs per week


THE COMPANY: Our client is a detached Youth Work Project based in the Greater Shantallow Area. They provide young people with opportunities for growth and development; recognizing their value in society. The aim of their project is to provide a series of programmes and interventions that will assist in providing participants with the knowledge, skills and opportunities to make positive changes in their lives and address behaviour that is a cause for concern. They support young people from ages 10 - 24 and are recruiting for a Programme Worker to join them.

THE ROLE: For the role of the Programme Worker you will establish and support the development of individuals, small groups and larger groups of young people in identified areas by liaising with young people directly. Over the duration of the project s/he will build working relationships with young people through on street engagement, the 'Hub', and 1-1 mentoring, so as to encourage participation in activities/programmes designed to act as alternatives to behaviour that has a negative impact on them and their immediate and wider community, whilst providing opportunities and support which will enable them to make positive changes in their lives.

Key Responsibilities for the Programme Workerrole to include:-
- Work alongside current staff in the development and implementation of on-going programmes
- Identify and address youth and community needs and issues
- Meet with young people in their area in an effort to build positive working relationships with them
- Provide 1-1 mentoring and small group work through referrals from relevant agencies
- Facilitate group work sessions with identified young people
- Assist in monitoring and evaluating the project
- Completing all necessary reports and pro-forma's required by the project, and to assist in the ongoing monitoring and evaluation of the project
- Any other duties deemed as reasonable in accordance with the aims and objectives of the project

THE CANDIDATE: For the role of Programme Worker you will be focussed, calm and organised. You will have the ability to influence others, be positive and self motivated. You must be able to work on your own initiative and have a flexible approach to your workload with excellent attention to detail and good communication skills. You will need to live within a commutable distance to Greater Shantallow, Londonderry Derry.

Key experience essential for the role of Programme Worker :-

- Hold or currently enrolled/completing a recognised qualification in youth work (e.g. OCN in Youth Work; Certificate in Community Youth Studies)
- Minimum of one year experience working with young people
- Experience or Training in the delivery of Personal Development programmes, 1-1 and small group work with young people
- Willingness to work flexible and unsociable hours

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

More jobs you may like

Contact Worker Band 3
Therapeutic Care Worker
Hospital Play Specialist
Care Support Workers
Care Support Workers
Care Support Workers

New account

Log in

Current country: :: Contact us :: Terms of use :: Privacy policy :: Credits :: Benji Jobs international: Jobs in the US :: Jobs in the UK :: Jobs in Canada

Jobs in Argentina
Jobs in Australia
Jobs in Austria
Jobs in Bahrain
Jobs in Belgium
Jobs in Brazil
Jobs in Canada
Jobs in Chile
Jobs in China
Jobs in Colombia
Jobs in Czech Republic
Jobs in Denmark
Jobs in Finland
Jobs in France
Jobs in Germany
Jobs in Greece
Jobs in Honk Kong
Jobs in Hungary
Jobs in India
Jobs in Indonesia
Jobs in Ireland
Jobs in Israel
Jobs in Italy
Jobs in Japan
Jobs in Korea
Jobs in Kuwait
Jobs in Luxembourg
Jobs in Malaysia
Jobs in Mexico
Jobs in Netherlands
Jobs in New Zealand
Jobs in Norway
Jobs in Oman
Jobs in Pakistan
Jobs in Peru
Jobs in Philippines
Jobs in Poland
Jobs in Portugal
Jobs in Quatar
Jobs in Romania
Jobs in Russia
Jobs in Saudi Arabia
Jobs in Singapore
Jobs in South Africa
Jobs in Spain
Jobs in Sweden
Jobs in Switzerland
Jobs in Taiwan
Jobs in Turkey
Jobs in the United Arab Emirates
Jobs in the United Kingdom
Jobs in the United Stated
Jobs in Venezuela