This vacancy has now closed

Young Person Volunteer Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £23,899 – £28,955
  • Intandem Service, Glasgow and North Lanarkshire
  • Closing 24th September 2019


  • Advertised from 11th September 2019
  • 35 hours per week

Role

Do you share our commitment to supporting positive change in people’s lives?

Ypeople has over 200 staff and volunteers, and supports hundreds of people every day in our homelessness, young people’s wellbeing and out of school care services.

We are recruiting for a Young person and Volunteer Coordinator

to work within our Intandem Mentoring Service, to co-ordinate and oversee the effective delivery of a high-quality mentoring service for care experienced children and young people, within the Glasgow and North Lanarkshire areas.

How you will make a difference:

  • Develop positive, respectful and compassionate relationships with service users and their families, focusing on their strengths and aspirations as individuals.
  • Develop positive and supportive relationships with your team of volunteers.
  • Develop strong working partnerships with schools and social work services.

What you will bring:

  • Personal values aligned with Ypeople’s core values
  • SVQ Level 3 or HNC level or equivalent (or willing to work towards)
  • Understanding of current relevant legislation and policies relating to children and young people.
  • Awareness of the issues facing young people who are care-experienced

How we will support you:

  • Competitive salary, company pension, childcare vouchers, life assurance
  • Generous annual leave entitlement (6 weeks in the first year rising to 8 weeks from the second)
  • Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training and qualifications)

Application notes

For further information and to apply go to: https://www.ypeople.org.uk/vacancy/young-person-volunteer-co-ordinator/

Closing Date: 5pm on 24 September 2019

Interview Date: 1 October 2019