London, Greater London
Voluntary
Voluntary
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Job description

We are keen to better represent our youth membership and we are therefore seeking aplications from BAME youth workers to volunteer at The Gap LGBTQ+ youth club (based in Battersea SW11)

Please view this short film for further information about the youth group: https://youtu.be/Js2aDQQMzdY

We appreciate that giving up every Friday evening may not be appealing! So we are seeking volunteers who can commit to one rota’d Friday per month 6-8pm

Role info:

  • Building relationships with young people, which enable them to explore and make sense of their experiences.
  • Assisting with the identification of the needs of young people.
  • Working with young people to design, develop and deliver activities, projects and events underpinned by the youth service curriculum.
  • To also be fully aware of the principles of safeguarding as they apply to young people and vulnerable adults in relation to your work role.

What are we looking for?

  • Previous experience of group work with young people.
  • A grounded and thought through understanding of LGBTQ+ issues.
  • The skills to handle sensitive issues including those relating to sexuality & gender and personal relationships, in an appropriate, professional and confidential manner.
  • A minimum 6 month commitment to the role
Posted on: 22 January 2020
Closing date: 21 April 2020
Tags: Social Care/Development, Support Worker
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