We are looking for a Youth Participation Officer to help deliver activities that give young people the opportunity to develop a sense of belonging and wellbeing.
You will have the knowledge and skills to support the integration of young people into the life of a faith organisation. You will be able to develop effective relationships and involve young people in the planning and facilitation of their events.
You will be responsible for the project management, administration and delivery of events for 15- to 18-year-olds, working with a committed team of volunteers and colleagues. To ensure the engagement of young people, you will provide effective support and training to these stakeholders. You will also have an excellent understanding of safeguarding in a faith community.
You will need to be flexible and be able to prioritise a diverse workload. You will have excellent communication, IT and data skills, along with a keen attention to detail.
Working in our Events & Committee Services Team, you will also support the work of our Youth, Children and Families Team, including the delivery of online youth groups.
This is a full-time (35 hours per week), fixed-term post until 30 June 2022. The role involves some weekend and evening work.
For details of how to apply, please visit our website via the 'apply' button.
Closing date: 9am on Monday 1 November 2021
Interview date: Friday 12 November 2021
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check, including the children’s barred list.
Quakers in Britain is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk. We expect all of our staff and volunteers to share and uphold this commitment.
Quakers have a faith commitment to equality and encourage and welcome applications for posts from all sections of society. You do not have to be a Quaker to apply for this post, but we expect you to uphold the values of our organisation.
Quakers in Britain is committed to equality in all of its employment practices.