Junior Youth Worker (based at the YMCA Walker Youth Project) – 37.5 hours per week, 1 year fixed term


Salary; National minimum wage related to your age.


25 days holiday + bank holidays and death in service benefit.


YMCA Newcastle is recruiting for a Junior Youth Worker to join our team of youth workers whose
role is to provide young people with support and opportunities to promote their personal and social
development, supporting their transition into adulthood.


The successful candidate will have a range of skills that are transferable to a career in Youth Work,
gained by either personal or work experience (voluntary or paid).


Candidate Requirements;
 An understanding of the issues facing young people today.
 Skills to communicate effectively with young people and the ability to motivate and engage
them positively.
 An ability to work flexibly and manage time effectively.

We want creative and dynamic youth workers passionate about making a difference. In return we
offer a comprehensive benefits package, training and support.


Applications will close on Friday 17th August at 12noon.


Interviews will take place on Wednesday 29th August 2018.


Please email completed applications and additional forms to [email protected] or
post to YMCA Newcastle 592-596 Welbeck Road, Walker, Newcastle NE6 4JL.

For additional information or an informal discussion contact Kerry Willshire on 0191 2624945 or
[email protected]

Application pack;

Job application form

Junior Youth Worker specification

Guidelines for application

Additional guidance

Declaration of criminal convictions