We Are Recruiting A Youth Worker

Posted on October 15, 2019 by Chris


Part-Time Youth Worker (0.2fte)
Amplify: Trowch e Lan Project
Fixed Term contract to end of July 2020
£21,650 pro rata
£4330 actual (7.4 hrs per week)

Youth Worker

Are you passionate about young people and youth culture? Are you committed to making sure all young people are able to participate regardless of the particular barriers they may face?

We’re looking for a youth work professional 1 day a week to play a key role in our brand new Amplify project. Mess Up The Mess Theatre Company alongside Pontardawe Arts Centre and its Friends group will lead a youth project, engaging young people in creating, managing, delivering and participating in youth led events, volunteering at the Centre and creating a Youth Forum. The activities will support young people to gain skills and experience, and overcome barriers to them reaching their full potential.

We need a Part Time Youth Worker with a qualification in working with young people to organise and supervise the Drop In Tech Zone on Thursday evenings, supporting the recruitment and engagement of participants and supporting delivery of activities during the weekly sessions. The post will include the recruitment and retention of participants within the programme. The hours may be spread across 1 or multiple days.

For further information, download an application pack from the website:

or email info@messupthemess.co.uk or call 01269 591 167.

Applicants must respond with an application form that clearly states how you meet the post’s person specification. CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: 4th November 2019 10am

Selection Day: 14th November 2019

This post has been funded by Regenerate NPT under the Rural Development Plan for Wales 2014-2020.

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and an enhanced DBS disclosure, including a check against the Children’s barred list, will be made before the successful candidate can be confirmed in post.

Closing date: 04/11/2019