Our partner Community Youth Club, Avon Youth Club, are seeking a Volunteer Youth Worker to support their programme in Lawrence Weston.
About Avon Youth Club
Avon Youth Club is a voluntary organisation and registered Charity in Lawrence Weston, established to give young people ages 8 – 19 further opportunities of increasing their potential through effective use of their leisure time.
Through a structured programme of positive activities, the Club strives for high standards of behaviour, encouraging self awareness in a caring environment. In this environment members can broaden their horizons, be challenged about their attitudes and undertake new experiences to assist with their social awareness, development and role in the Community.
About the Volunteer Youth Worker role
Avon Youth Club are currently seeking a Volunteer to assist with all Club activities including researching, planning, promoting and organising Club programmes. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual looking to develop their skills and experience of working with children and young people in a Youth Work setting. Support will be received from the Team Leaders at Avon Youth Club.
The evening youth work session(s), which are normally a minimum of 3 hours in duration, will be worked from a Community Youth Club setting (Monday – Thursday, 6pm – 9pm). Additional daytime hours during the school holidays. Volunteering hours are negotiable.
Avon Youth Club is located at 98a Long Cross, Lawrence Weston, Bristol, BS11 0LP.
The post will be subject to satisfactory references, and the completion of an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Experience of working with children and young people is desired, however a passion for working with young people is also important. A full UK drivers license is desirable.
How to apply:
Please submit a copy of your CV to Helen Price, Secretary of Avon Youth Club at email@example.com
Closing date: Friday 30th April, 17:00
If you would like any further information about the role then please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the role will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received, so please apply for this role as soon as possible.