Youth Worker

Aberdeen City Council
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Job Description

Before applying for this job, it is important that you read the Applicant Guidance by clicking on this link and the Job Profile attached. These explain the job role and the type of person we're looking for".

Duration: Fixed Term up to 31st July 2019, 20 Hours per Week (Monday - Thursday) (42 Weeks per Year)

Location: Kincorth & Torry Academies (Post will be based at Lochside Academy from August 2018)

Job Purpose:

To work with young people to support their personal and social development. To enable young people, through their participation in youth work programmes, to become successful learners, confident individuals, responsible citizens and effective contributors.

Requirements

No specific requirements.

Responsibilities

The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

An ability to relate well to young people.

An ability to support, motivate and, where necessary, challenge young people.

A commitment to the personal and social development of young people.

An ability to communicate with a wide range of professional staff from a variety of disciplines and agencies.

An ability to use computer applications for maintaining records.

An ability to work with challenging individuals.

An ability to promote inclusion and equality.

An ability to be creative and show initiative.

An ability to work as part of a team.

A commitment to continuous professional development.

The Individual

See Job Profile for further details.

Applications must be made online at myjobscotland.gov.uk

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