Following a comprehensive review of the services we provide, we have recognised the need to focus more on developing young people’s leadership skills and enabling them to build a greater sense of empowerment – whilst continuing to offer access to traditional support groups and one-to-ones which our young people tell us they still need.

Many of our young people experience complex issues such as mental health difficulties due to LGBT+ phobia and discrimination.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Youth Support Worker to work alongside our Youth Work Team. The person needs to be committed to working collaboratively with LGBT+ young people and to engaging with harder to reach LGBT+ young people who are further disadvantaged by economic inequalities, disabilities or identifying as people of colour.

Type of contract – One-year contract

Hours – 18.5 hours per week

Salary – £16,752 per annum pro rata

Benefits – 7% Employer pension contribution

How to apply – Complete application form
https://sayit.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Youth-Support-Worker-Job-App.zip

Closing date for applications –  Monday 25th March, 9am

Proposed interview dates – Friday 5th April

NB: Applicants must be able to work Thursday evenings, 3pm-8pm

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