STAG Youth Worker Job

Southwark Travellers’ Action Group is recruiting a Youth Worker for a 1 year fixed term contract starting January 2018.
STAG’s Youth Worker will work with a group of local children and 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 – 9 hours per week to be agreed, with some evening and weekend working where required.
• Annual Salary – £26341 FTE, £6774 actual for 9 hours per week
If you are interested in the role, please contact STAG’s Manager, Harriet on or 02073586818