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Youth Project Leader - ReachOut Leadership Development Programme (3253161166)

Education 教育培訓

Adult Education


GCSE/Scottish Standard Grades A-Level Postgraduate or above 碩士或以上 Undergraduate or above 學士或以上 Intermediate apprenticeship 學徒

PSW 華語工作 Contract 合同制 Full-Time 全職 Internship 實習 Part-Time 兼職


Piccadilly, London, United Kingdom

What are you going to do: You’ll need to be available 5 hours per week to lead ReachOut mentoring sessions to a group of 12-16 young people and their volunteer mentors in a primary or secondary school. Only apply if you live in Liverpool, Manchester, or London Spend 3 hours preparing and planning your ReachOut mentoring sessions using ReachOut’s bank of activities to lead and deliver engaging sessions for 2 hours each week Support the 12-16 young people in your sessions to raise their aspirations, develop their character, and build their academic attainment and self-confidence Complete monitoring and evaluation activities to ensure sessions are as impactful as possible and set up strategies with the help of your line manager to help each young person in your group reach their mentoring goal Manage and support a group of 12-16 volunteer mentors Keep in touch with the parents/carers of the young people in your group about attendance, successes and challenges Run extracurricular activities in your session or support extracurricular practitioner run their sessions Follow ReachOut’s policies and procedures to safeguard young people You are available for 3 hours of flexible working remotely and for 2 hours at the same time and same-day on a weekly basis in a local partner school from o 3:30 – 5:30 pm in primary schools from October to April during term time o either 5:00 – 7:00 pm or 6:00 – 8:00 pm in secondary schools from October to June during term time What we offer: A challenging and rewarding year-long programme that will give you the tools to be well equipped for any future career Have an impact on the lives of your assigned young people and volunteer mentors Gain valuable experience to evidence your skills to future employers Receive extensive training and support to be a good ReachOut Project Leader, gaining experience in managing volunteers, working with young people, and taking a leadership role Receive additional training on skills that are transferable to any career, such as time management & prioritisation, public speaking skills, interview skills and more Get paid 5 hours a week to prepare, plan and deliver your mentoring sessions with young people 9 –19 years old (£11.05 per hour in London and £9.90 per hour in Greater Manchester, Oldham and Liverpool) Develop key skills for any career such as leadership, communication, time management, and people management You get £50 after completing the compulsory induction training in September 2022 What we ask: You are confident to engage and manage a group of 12 or 16 young people either in primary or secondary school You are passionate about ReachOut’s mission and demonstrate ReachOut’s Character Strengths: Fairness, Good Judgement, Self-Control and Staying Power You are open to feedback with a genuine desire to learn and develop personally You have the desire and potential to take on a leadership role You have Maths and English skills You have good communication skills (face-to-face, email, text, phone) Confident using IT; email, MS Forms, excel and video conferencing such as Zoom You are enthusiastic, energetic and excited by challenges You have good organisation skills (can manage tasks effectively, accurately and in a timely fashion) At least finished high school You are available for 3 hours of flexible working remotely and for 2 hours at the same time and same-day on a weekly basis You are available to attend the residential Leadership Development Programme Training on the weekend of 2-4 September 2022 Commitment to being an inclusive and diverse organisation ReachOut is committed to being an inclusive and diverse organisation, and we live by our core Character Strengths of Fairness, Good judgement, Self-Control and Staying Power. We, therefore, welcome applications from people of all ethnicities, ages, religious beliefs, gender identities, sexual orientation and any other protected characteristics, to provide a diverse range of experience, ideas and insights into our work. We recognise that having support from staff and volunteers with a shared experience, can further help our young people develop and learn. More than half of the young people we work with are from Black Caribbean, Black African, Bangladeshi and Turkish backgrounds, yet we tend to get fewer applications from people within these communities. ReachOut wants to increase the representation of our young people amongst our Project Leaders, so if you are from these ethnic groups, we would particularly appreciate receiving your applications. Safe Recruitment Please note, if you are a successful candidate you will be required to undergo an enhanced criminal records check with the Disclosure and Barring Service. ReachOut will cover the cost of the check and guide you through the process. All staff have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and adults. The post holder will undertake the appropriate level of training and is responsible for ensuring that they understand and work within the safeguarding policies of the organisation. Apply Are you the perfect candidate? Click the button 'Apply Now and we'll contact you as soon as possible