Youth Support Worker
  • Employer: Medway Council
  • Reference: CSC763RJ
  • Published: Thu 09/06/2022, 16:33 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 30/06/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours, Part Time, Evenings
  • Hours: 3-12 hours hours per week, Part time, various hours ranging from 3-7pm
  • Salary: Salary range JNC 3-6 £19,293 (pro rata)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Chatham, Kent, Kent

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Youth Support Worker

Are you a good listener, an excellent coach or someone who works well with young people? Do you have hobbies and interests that could help inspire or engage others? We are looking for individuals with a variety of skills to join our diverse team of Youth Workers. We welcome applications from people who have lived experience of some of the challenges facing young people.


Medway Youth Service is recruiting for street-based youth workers for the Gillingham and Chatham areas. We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated people, with good communications skills who are interested in making a positive difference to young people’s lives. The street-based youth workers engage with young people aged 8-19 in parks, shopping areas, and other places where they meet. The work aims to support young people to take part in positive activities, learn new skills and develop projects that meet their needs and interests.


Projects will run 3 hours a day after school. Starting times will range between 3-4pm (dependent on programming and availability). We are recruiting for people to work 3-12 hours a week (1-4 sessions.)  


If you feel you could contribute to this project, please submit an application. Training and support will be provided.


If you have any question, please email:

DBS will be required for this role, paid for by Medway Council.


How to Apply

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If you are not contacted within 3 weeks of the advert closing date then you have not been shortlisted.


All recruitment correspondence, including interview letters and contracts of employment will usually be sent out via email, if you require documentation/correspondence in different format such as braille or large print, please contact the Resourcing Team on 01634 332878.

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