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Youth Worker SEN school setting

Job Description

Youth Worker

Location: Ware, Hertfordshire

Position: Full-time

Starting from £87 per day

Are you dedicated and enthusiastic about making a positive impact on the lives of young people? Are you passionate about providing support, guidance, and engaging activities to help them thrive? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

We are currently seeking a committed and motivated Youth Worker to join our team in Ware. As a Youth Worker, you will play a vital role in working with young people in the local community, empowering them to develop and reach their full potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver diverse engaging activities and programs that inspire and captivate young people.
  • Cultivate positive and trusting relationships with young people, their families, and the wider community.
  • Provide valuable support and advice to young people on various topics such as health and well-being, education, and employment.
  • Collaborate effectively with fellow youth workers and external organisations to ensure a comprehensive and integrated service for young people.
  • Maintain accurate records of all work undertaken and provide regular reports to the line manager.

Key Requirements:

  • A relevant qualification in youth work or a related field, demonstrating your theoretical knowledge and understanding.
  • Previous experience working with young people in a community setting, showcasing your practical skills and abilities.
  • An empathetic understanding of the challenges faced by young people in today's society.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, enabling you to connect and engage effectively with young people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to manage a varied workload efficiently.
  • A commitment to equal opportunities and a non-judgmental approach in your work.
  • Based in Ware or within a commutable distance

If you are passionate about working with young people and possess the necessary skills and experience, we would be delighted to hear from you.

What is in it for you?

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Access to free CPD
  • An agency that can guarantee you work (conditions apply)
  • Exclusive schools that only work with Dunbar Education
  • High demand for supply teaching
  • Variety of schools to teach in

Why use Dunbar Education?

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