We are a fast-paced and progressive organisation, that aims to support children, young people, and their families through the provision of positive activity.
Fuse makes a commitment to contribute to the Scottish Government’s National Performance Framework and its contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals in supporting our community to adapt to life in 2021 and beyond. With poverty, digital exclusion, and rising unemployment prevalent in our community and as the nation recovers from the Coronavirus pandemic, Fuse have identified and embedded the following key themes into their business strategy and programming:
· Mental Health & Wellbeing
· Life skills & Employability
· Digital Inclusion
Fuse supports and serves its community by; continually striving towards an inclusive facility; a progressive organisation that meets the needs of its community and being a knowledgeable and informed organisation.
Purpose of Job
Working under the direction of the Youth Work Team Leader, Sessional Youth Workers are key to ensuring the successful delivery of Fuse youth work provision. The role will include contributing to the creation of a welcoming environment, supporting young people and key project staff in the development and delivery of specific youth work projects and programmes, such as Youth Mental Health & Wellbeing, Youth Issues, and Attainment, helping young people to develop personally, socially, and educationally. The role will provide face to face support to young people at different stages of their lives, responding to their needs, encouraging, and enabling achievement, self-expression, positivity, confidence, and the development of self-esteem based on equality and respect for each other.