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Driving Theory Test

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Gypsy Roma Traveller History Month

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Applying for Schools in Southwark

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CSCS Cards

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Make Money From Your Creative Skills!

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Monthly Archives: October 2015

We are recruiting a youth worker…could it be you?

Southwark Travellers’ Action Group is recruiting a Youth Worker for a fixed term contract to end at the end of June 2015.

STAG’s Youth Worker will work with a group of local young people from the Gypsy and Traveller community, organising trips and activities and supporting them to overcome challenge, live fulfilling lives and inspire change in the world around them.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone enthusiastic, responsible and passionate about working with children and young people. Our Youth Worker will also be:
• Fully committed to STAG’s mission to support the Gypsy and Traveller community and to overcome prejudice;
• Independent, creative, open minded and approachable
• Confident in leading trips and taking ownership of the project.
• Committed to equality of opportunity

Good computer skills and a youth work qualification would both be an advantage, as would a current Disclosure and Barring Service check.


• Hours – three days per week to be agreed, with some evening and weekend working where required.
• Contract start date to be agreed with successful candidate, but contract end date will be 30th June 2016
• Salary – on application
• Closing date 5pm 30th October 2015

If you are interested in the role, please contact STAG’s Manager, Harriet on or 02073586818 and ask for an application pack.