Haywards Heath, West Sussex
£25,345 per year
Permanent, Part-time
Job description

Positive Placements is an award winning mentoring service for young people aged 16 - 25.
This position will be working with young people and volunteers within Mid Sussex to deliver the contract we have with mid Sussex district council to recruit volunteers who then mentor young people in Mid Sussex back into education, employment and training.


The position comes with excellent benefits, including 27 days annual leave per annum (plus bank holidays), a company sick pay scheme, a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and a cycle to work scheme. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.


You will be working with an experienced team and established project within the community. We are looking for a dynamic coordinator who understands the challenges young people face in the local community and who live in supported housing.


If you have experience of recruiting, training and supporting volunteers, understand and want to support young people, can meet KPI's, work alongside other YMCA colleagues and in partnership the wider community then this is the role for you.


We will not respond to agencies.


YMCA DownsLink Group welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We value diversity and promote inclusion, which we demonstrate through our activities, as well as in our policies and working practices. Reinforced by our culture and values, we seek to create an inspiring and inclusive place to work.

YMCA DLG requires all staff and volunteers to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and to respond proactively to safeguarding concerns.

Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

Closing date for applications: Thursday 20th February 2020 at 9am

Interview date: Thursday 27th or Friday 28th February

Please note that we do not accept CVs.
To apply, please download an Application Pack and an Application Form from YMCA DownsLink Group, or contact Human Resources, 47 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2BE.

Posted on: 04 February 2020
Closed date: 20 February 2020
Tags: Social Care/Development, Volunteer Management

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