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Cardiff Council

Youth Support Worker (Detached and Outreach)
Job Category: Youth and Community/Neighbourhood Learning
Contract type: Permanent
Working hours: Part Time
Department: Education & Lifelong Learning
Grade: JNC 15
Salary: £13.45 per hour
Closing date: 21/06/2019

Cardiff Youth Service is seeking to recruit a part time Youth Support Worker (Street based/Detached) with a real commitment to supporting young people based in the communities of Ely and Caerau. 

Working with young people aged 14-19 on a Monday and Wednesday evenings (6-9pm), the post holder will establish and maintain productive working relationships with young people to promote inclusion and aid progression within communities.  This will be achieved through offering face to face engagement, Information support services and promoting a rights based approach to the social development of young people.

This post is subject to Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced checks.

Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.

This post is part time and will work 6.00 hours per week for 44 weeks of the year.

This vacancy is suitable for post share.

We welcome applications in both English and Welsh. Applications received in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than English applications.

As a large public sector organisation, it is important to us that we support the economic wellbeing of our citizens and that our workforce better reflects the communities we serve.   Therefore, although not a requirement for application, we welcome and encourage applications from under represented individuals:
aged under 25
not in employment, education or training
from our local communities including in particular those from the Cardiff BAME community
able to communicate fluently in Welsh

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