Manchester Young Lives Lead Development Worker - CSE

This position is Permanent, Full Time.

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: £20,660 – £22,658 per annum
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 23 January 2019 09:00
  • Start Date: March 2019
www.manchesteryounglives.org.uk

Job details

Manchester Young Lives is looking for someone to engage and support young people aged 13 - 19, who are at risk of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE). They will need to form positive relationships to address risk factors and to build resilience and strategies to resist CSE.

The successful candidate will be required to plan and deliver a series of arts based workshops which address the issue of CSE and wider negative behaviours. The role will involve considerable pastoral support for young people, working with external agencies and record keeping which will inform an external evaluation of the project.

Manchester Young Lives (MYL) is a registered charity that has been working with children and young people in some of the most disadvantaged areas of Manchester for over 40 years.

We consistently challenge issues such as social exclusion and disaffection through our work in centres, in our established independent school, and at street level through our outreach work.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

If you are interested in this vacancy please email your completed application form to: info@manchesteryounglives.org.uk or post to: The Addy Young People's Centre, Woodhouse Lane, Wythenshawe, M22 9TF.

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Closing Date: 23 January 2019 09:00

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/6071-124S