Textiles & Fashion Youth Worker, The Hive

Make a difference….

As a brand new charity in Wirral, The Hive Youth Zone offers a chance to make a real difference in the lives of thousands of young people. If you have the energy, drive and enthusiasm to be part of this exciting project please check out our wide range of volunteering opportunities by clicking here.

Textiles & Fashion Youth Worker

Upto £9.00 per hour (dependent on experience)

Part time position 20 hours available which are mainly evening shifts including weekend hours and Friday and Saturday late nights.

A unique opportunity for experienced Sessional Youth Workers experienced with textiles and fashion to help create the best offer to young people at Wirral Youth Zone. We are a charity with a state-of-the-art building offering a wide range of activities and targeted services for young people.

Attracting young people from across the borough and beyond through its fantastic facilities, the Youth Zone is a registered charity and will provide positive activities and practical support, with the aim of enabling young people to make constructive use of their leisure time and raise their aspirations.  The Youth Zone is open seven nights a week, at weekends and during school holidays.

The Role

Youth Work is at the heart of The Hive’s offer to young people. The Hive’s Youth Work team are key to supporting all young people to reach their full potential as well proving young people someone to talk to and encouraging young people to engage, on their own terms, with the wider offer and programme at The Hive. Based in the textiles and fashion area, you will be responsible for making sure all young people are welcomed into The Hive, delivering a programme full of exciting opportunities, and challenges leading to informal education and issue base workshops.

Application Process

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt

Please fill in the application form which can be downloaded below and send with a covering letter setting out your reasons for applying for this position.  In addition, please provide the following information:

  1. Details of your current or most recent remuneration package;
  2. If you are currently employed, your notice period;
  3. If you have at any time been convicted of a criminal offence, please provide the details in strict confidence.

We request no contact from agencies.

Wirral Youth Zone are committed to the safeguarding of young people. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

Closing date for this application is 9am on Wednesday 21st March 2018.

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