Detached Youth Worker- 16hrs (Fixed Term)

Manchester Young Lives are looking to hire a detached youth worker to engage with young people aged 11 -19 within the community. The role will require the successful applicants to promote appropriate behaviour and encourage positive activities accessible for the specified age range, including promotion of social action projects. A particular aim will be to reduce Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) through educating and engaging young people. You will be responsible for building a rapport with young people whom are/at risk of being vulnerable and promotion of local services/organisations/charities which can be accessed by young people.

The post requires the successful candidates to work 16 hours per week (usually evening sessions).

The role is fixed term until 31st March 2020.

Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position. Application forms must be returned either via email to or by post to Manchester Young Lives, The Addy Young People’s Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Wythenshawe, M22 9TF.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

The closing date for completed application forms is Monday 3rd June 2019 (9am). Previous applicants need not re-apply.

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