On Bikes Community Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £24,000 pro-rata
  • Hogganfield and Blackhill, Glasgow
  • Closing 11th August 2022


  • Advertised from 6th July 2022
  • 10 hours per week: approx. 0.25 FTE. Fixed term contact of 6 months with the possibility of extension subject to funding.

Role

St Paul’s Youth Forum are seeking a passionate and committed individual to help us kick-start a cycling revolution at the Seven Lochs Hogganfield Loch. St Paul’s have gained funding to start and run a bike repair shop/hire venue.

As the On Bikes Community Development Worker you will be working to support apprentice bike mechanics thrive and learn in a supportive atmosphere. You will also have a public facing role in which you will engage with the local community in how best to support them use active transport as a way of moving around the City.

Strong communication and people skills are essential for this role as you will be working with young people to set them up to be able to cycle to and from school.

As this is a new project, we need someone who can take the initiative and who isn’t afraid to get stuck in!

This position is funded through the Rank foundation for 6 months from the start of employment.

For more information please see attached Job Description or contact Ben Raw via ben@stpaulsyouthforum.co.uk or 0141 770 8559 / 07874 058504.

Organisation profile:

Established in 1997, St Paul’s Youth Forum works with young people in the north east of Glasgow to provide a wide range of opportunities for their growth and development. We run a wide range of activities from a youth radio station to weekly pizza nights.

Application notes

The deadline for submission of applications is Wednesday 11th August 2021 at 9am. Interviews will be held shortly afterward.

Please complete the SPYF application form - CVs will not be accepted.

Application forms should be submitted to ben@stpaulsyouthforum.co.uk with the job title as email subject.


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