Location: One YMCA, Charter Place , Watford with frequent travel around Hertfordshire 
Hours: 37.5 per week ( Including 3 evenings)
Salary: £25,858 per annum

Overview:
The YMCA is continuing its exciting and ambitious development of our youth and community activities, ensuring that our various services work in an integrated and responsive way.  Our youth and community activities are themed by general youth work, project-based, mobile and mentoring.  The YMCA aims to ensure that each young person can progress between our specialisms in each location and, where possible, each neighbourhood.

Have you got the passion and desire to make a difference to the lives of Young People? Are you a Youth Work champion? If so, we would love for you to apply for our Lead Youth Worker role.
One YMCA’s Youth Work team are looking for a new colleague to lead, develop and grow our work in the Watford and Three Rivers area. Working with a team of youth workers to deliver a wide range of sessions and activities, the Lead Youth Worker will manage the team, engage with partners and measure our effectiveness.

At the heart of our youth work activities are opportunities for young people to Belong, Contribute and Thrive. We do this by running:
• Weekly youth football sessions
• Mentoring
• Youth clubs
• Creative programmes
• Team-building sessions
• Lunch time and after school clubs
• Arts and crafts
• So much more

Experience: We’re looking for a youth work professional who has been involved in planning and delivering dynamic, effective programmes for young people. An understanding and awareness of group work, community development and the needs of 21st century young people are must-haves for this role.

If you would like further information regarding the work we do with young people, than please access our website: https://oneymca.org/what-we-do/young-people/

For a full Job description please click on the link. To apply, please complete the application form below

Closing date: Friday 28th February 2020