Wales, United Kingdom (On-site)
£2,507 per year
Permanent, Part-time, Term time 5 hours per week
Job description

Group Coordinator Newport,  Wales

£2,507 p.a. (£2,932 including annual leave)

Permanent, Part-time, Term time 5 hours per week

As part of our growth plan, GFS are seeking a proactive and organised individual, to open and manage our planned new group in Newport.

We have big plans to develop clusters of groups in targeted areas of England and Wales, to ensure we are best placed to meet the needs of girls and young women. Successful candidates will coordinate a local GFS group and gain experience in managing a team of volunteers and supporting the growth of GFS in the local area.

You will be responsible for; promoting GFS in schools and local networks to recruit girls/young women; training and leading a team of volunteers to plan and deliver weekly GFS sessions.

You will need experience of youth work or a related field in particular developing and delivering activities for children/young people.

You should be able to; apply equality, diversity, and inclusive practices across your work, operate within GFS’s feminist values, and put girls and young women at the heart of decision making.

This post will requires regular unsocial hours (evenings and occasional weekend)

Statement of exemption with reference to the Equality Act 2010

The employee may provide girls and young women with personal services, promoting their welfare or education, which can be provided most effectively by a person of the same sex. The girls need a positive role model to build self-esteem, confidence and to help them take responsibility for their lives.

Due to the nature of the role this post is restricted to female applicants only under the Equality Act.

To apply please download the application pack and submit your application form by the closing date Friday 4th February 2022

Please note CV’s are not accepted.

More about Girls Friendly Society

Established in 1875 Girls Friendly Society (GFS) is one of the oldest UK registered charities working to support girls and young women.

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Posted on: 06 January 2022
Closed date: 04 February 2022 at 17:00
Job ref: GFS 9172
Tags: Volunteer Management, Support Worker

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