Belfast, Belfast
£10 per hour
Contract, Part-time
Job description

We’re the UK’s  leading charity fighting for a future where all young minds are supported and empowered, whatever the challenges. We’re here to make sure they get the best possible mental health support and have the resilience to overcome life’s difficulties.

About Find Your Feet

Find Your Feet is a national project funded by the ASDA Foundation focussing on change, mental health and emotional wellbeing during the transition from Primary to Secondary school. Learning about change and how to cope with it will help young people with this particular transition as well as preparing them to manage other changes and challenges they face in life. The programme works to support the whole school community with mental health during the transition.

Youth Facilitator role

Youth Facilitators are young people aged 18 to 24 who use their personal experience and skills to deliver the programme. 

Your role will be focussed on co-facilitating face-to-face sessions to primary and secondary school pupils with a Find Your Feet Facilitator. This is an interactive 1 ½ hour session focussing on mental health, wellbeing and resilience during a period of transition. This session will be delivered in a classroom setting with all materials and a session plan provided.

Contract:  September 2019 – April 2020

Timings:    Delivery takes place within school hours (excluding travel)

Training:   Must be available for one day of training (late August/ early September tbc)

Location of roles advertised: Belfast

Head Office: London, England

For full details and how to apply please visit our website.

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Posted on: 21 June 2019
Closed date: 15 July 2019
Tags: Training, Advocacy