Fuse Youth Cafe
Fuse Youth Cafe

Charity registered in Scotland SC037434

Fuse Youth Café Glasgow is a charity working in East Glasgow providing a variety of services to young people of the area.

Current vacancies

Youth Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 16th April 2021

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:

· Participation

· Mental Health & Wellbeing

· Life skills & Employability

· Attainment

· Digital Inclusion

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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 our Team leader, Youth Workers are key to ensuring the successful delivery of our provision for young people. The role will include the development and delivery of specific youth work projects and programmes delivered in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organisation, helping young people to develop personally, socially, and educationally. The role will include providing support to vulnerable and at-risk service users. Also 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.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

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Digital Projects Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 16th April 2021

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:

· Participation

· Mental Health & Wellbeing

· Life skills & Employability

· Attainment

· Digital Inclusion

fuseonline.org.uk

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.

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Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Activities Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £21,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 19th March 2021

The Activities Coordinator would be responsible for the coordination, development, and delivery of a programme of physical activity under the umbrella of Fuse Power-Up project as a youth-led project, the post holder would be required to provide extensive support to the existing healthy youth steering group who consult with other children and young people to make healthier changes to the organisation and promote a healthier culture throughout.

The post holder will work in partnership with the Nutrition and Well-being Coordinator to promote healthier lifestyles, using a coordinated approach to exercise and nutrition to creatively develop programmes that will engage children and young people. The post holder will be expected to use research and liaise with external agencies to complement the programme.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. To continue to develop and support the Healthy Youth Steering Group.
  2. To support young people in the Healthy Youth Steering Group so that they can be actively involved in influencing the future developments of the Fuse Power-Up project
  3. To support the children and young people to gain accreditation appropriate to their stage of development e.g. Hi 5 Award, Dynamic Youth, Youth Achievement Award or Community Achievement.
  4. Develop a programme of physical activity/fitness sessions:
  5. Collaborate with the Nutrition and Well-being Coordinator to create programmes involving physical activity, healthy, Food Education and Cooking.
  6. Collaborate with Nutrition and Well-being Coordinator to develop Food and Exercise diaries for children & young people to record their personal journey to success.
  7. Provide individual support to young people who participate in the journey to success.
  8. To utilise resources within Fuse to actively encourage young people to engage in participation within the local area.
  9. Liaise with internal staff and external agencies to support the Fuse Power-Up project, increase participation and achieve the aims of the programme, maximising impact.
  10. To undertake responsibility for administrative duties including regular reports at team meetings, collection of data through baseline activity, progress review and staff observation sheets.
  11. To represent and promote Fuse at meetings etc as appropriate.
  12. To undergo training as required
  13. Any other duties as requested by the CEO for the benefit of Fuse.

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

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