Young Volunteer Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £23,698 – £25,440
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 12th December 2018


  • Advertised from 22nd November 2018
  • 37.5 hrs per week

Role

To co-ordinate and provide inclusive volunteering, training opportunities and access to accredited awards within PEEK’s THRIVE Programme for young people aged 14-25 to broaden horizons, empower young people to take the lead and support them to reach positive destinations.

PEEK- Possibilities For Each and Every Kid is an award winning children and young people’s charity operating across Glasgow since October 2000. The organisation was initially founded by a local minister – Rev. Irene Bristow, St Thomas Gallowgate Church in response to the deprivation in the area, and the lack of opportunities for youngsters.

For over 18 years: We have contributed to improving the lives of children and young people; We have witnessed first-hand youngsters achieve goals, have aspirations and increase their life expectations and have become an established part of the communities we serve, supporting thousands.

Our mission: ‘ Is to improve the life chances of children and young people by unlocking their potential and journeying alongside them, as they Play, Create and Thrive’.

Staff Benefits:

People are at the heart of everything we do and below outlines some of our team benefits:

• We have a generous holiday entitlement of 20 days holiday a year plus 14 days public holiday. We also close the office over the Christmas period giving staff an extra 3 days as a special thank you for working hard throughout the year.

• We offer, to all staff, an auto enrolment pension scheme with Aviva. We contribute 6% of staff salary.

• We believe that staff should be encouraged to think positively about their personal training and development needs. All staff are entitled to two days paid leave to volunteer or undertake

personal development.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 12th December 2018 at 5pm

Interviews: Week beginning 17th December 2018

Please download an application form and email to recruitment@peekproject.co.uk (Strictly No CVS)


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