This vacancy has now closed


  • Advertised from 7th June 2019
  • 35 hours per week (until 31st March 2021) Flexible including evenings and weekends

Role

The Junction – Young People, Health & Wellbeing is a multi award-winning organisation established in 2005 that provides a range of health and wellbeing services for young people. You can find out more about our services at the-junction.org.

We are looking for an experienced Project Worker, who can manage this hybrid role of delivering our One to One and Open Access services, as well as taking lead responsibility for the following exciting new opportunity supported by The Listening Fund.

The Young People's Voice Project Worker will be responsible for strengthening and deepening our established methods of listening to young people and involving them in our work. We hope the work will:

· enhance partnerships with relevant organisations and groups of young people

· explore the possibility of increased connections in the future between The Junction Youth Advisors and our Board of Trustees

· support young people in contributing to The Junction’s commitment to sharing our learning and influencing practice

· strengthen partnerships with local schools using Youth Advisors' knowledge and relationships

· embed quality listening in the more informal Junction services, replicating the quality experience of formal services

· create sustained avenues for capturing non service users' voices

The successful candidate must be able to work two evenings a week, one of which must be a Thursday.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing Date: Friday 5th July 2019 at 12pm

Interviews to be held week beginning the 15th July 2019

Informal Enquiries to Mo Ford, Senior Project Worker on 0131 553 0570 or to info@the-junction.org


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