Youth Worker

Reed Education
Claremont Park
10 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Youth Worker
Location: Kingston, Surrey
Pay rate: £9.97 per hour increasing to £11.43 after 12 weeks
Hours: 15 hours to week - Monday-Friday (11:30am - 2:30pm)
Duration: Ongoing

Our REED Education FE branch are currently working with a great college on an exciting new role in the Surrey area.

Starting immediately, the college are looking for an outstanding Youth Worker to join them on a temporary basis.

The College:

Our client is one of the highest performing colleges in London, rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in February 2013. It is a major provider of further, higher and adult education to over 10,000 students.

The Role:

· Play a key role in engaging with students in the Common Room and around the College, and ensuring that students maintain reasonable standards of behaviour.
· Positively challenge students, encourage and support students to be punctual and attend lessons.
· Deliver structured activity independently or with others as required.
· Work with the student support Advisers to promote a challenging and stimulating environment for this age group.
· Work with the Student Support Team and other staff to promote the active participation of students in the life of the College by encouraging and supporting students of all abilities to take part and develop their interest in activities that are offered.
· Promote student representation and encourage student participation in the running of activities within the programme.
· Engage and work with individuals and groups in an informal and formal basis.

What you will need:

· A minimum Level 2 qualification in Maths and English or equivalent
· Recent experience in a Youth Work position
· Experience leading activities and enrichment in an education setting.

Reed Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS check.

Benefits of working with Reed Education:

When you work with Reed Education, you will have access to a range of expertise and advice as well as benefits. We can provide you with:

• Access to pension scheme
• Weekly Pay for all candidates
• Continual Professional Development
• Dedicated and fully trained consultants, here to promote and develop our staff
• Long Term and permanent vacancy focus
• Permanent vacancy access to, the UK’s largest, most visited online jobsite.

If this sounds like a role that you would like, please forward us your most up to date CV by clicking ‘Apply Now’. If you have any questions, then don’t hesitate to contact your local Further Education branch, we would love to speak to you and help you figure out the next step in your career.

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