Barefoot – Professional Youth Worker

Barefoot – Professional Youth Worker


Initial two-year contract – 8 hrs per week – £14.79 per hr – £28,840 pro rata

For January 2020 a qualified and experienced Professional Youth Worker is required to lead a team of two youth workers and a volunteer in this developing youth provision in St Budeaux and Kings Tamerton, Plymouth. Partnering Barefoot’s successful SPACE Shot Project in nearby Ernesettle and Blast Off in Whitleigh, Sun Spot is currently a predominantly detached provision, but with opportunities for some centre-based delivery. The role will also include running a parallel 12-month Community Ambassador Project on behalf of Clarion Housing. We’re looking for someone who wants to make a real difference to young people’s lives and provide the support and opportunities they deserve.

Applicants must hold a JNC professional qualification in youth work. This post requires a DBS check and is not suitable for job share.

Closing date: Tuesday 19th November – Interviews: Wednesday 27th November (pm) – For an application pack please e-mail

Barefoot is an independent charity that has been providing youth work in NW Plymouth since 2013.

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