Building Young Brixton Partnership Officer/Youth Worker job in Brixton


Post title:  Partnership Officer/ Youth Worker

Salary: £23,000-£27,000 per annum

Hours: 35 hours per week

The role:

Building Young Brixton (BYB) is a consortium of 9 Lambeth-based organisations working together to inspire and empower young people in Brixton. Our multifaceted youth service offers a wide range of opportunities and support to empower young people to build the lives that they want: personal development programmes, education & employment support, coaching & mentoring, and therapeutic recreational activities.

With over 100 years of collective experience supporting Brixton communities, our consortium consists of: The Advocacy Academy, The Baytree Centre, Ebony Horse Club, Grove Adventure Playground, High Trees Community Development Trust, Indo-American Refugee and Migrant Organisation (IRMO), Juvenis, Marcus Lipton Community Enterprise, and Spiral Skills.

We are looking for an experienced youth worker to support the development of the Building Young Brixton (BYB) partnership project and the partner organisations working with young people. We are seeking someone who is passionate about taking an evidence-based approach to improving the lives of young people through innovative youth work and a focus on collaboration.

The successful candidate will be working closely with the Partnerships Coordinator and moving across the partner organisations to support both young people and practitioners.

Further details can be found in the Job Profile, which can be downloaded below.

How to apply:

To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter (each no more than 2 pages) outlining why you are suitable for the role. If you meet the Essential requirements but not the Desirable requirements, you should still apply.

Please send your application along with the Applicant Monitoring Form and Additional Information Form to Please use the subject heading: BYB Partnership Officer/Youth Worker.

The closing date for applications is 28 Jun 2019. Interviews will take place in the week commencing 8 Jul 2019.

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