Youth Worker, County Durham

£22,302 + College Benefits

Posted 2 months ago | ref: 275991

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Protocol are working closely with a Further Education College based in Sunderland in their search for an experienced Youth Worker to support students across a range of levels within the college.


The role;

This role is offering 37 hours hours on a 12 month fixed term contract basis.

The college have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed individual to join the College, working closely with Student Participation, Intensive Support and teaching staff to engage with young people, form a trusted relationship and to support them.


The person;

The successful candidate will organise and support the delivery of a range of effective and engaging activities and programmes for current students at Sunderland College, to motivate, support and create opportunities for personal and social development that can enable their transition to Higher Education or employment. 

As well as relevant experience of supporting young people between the ages of 14 – 25 in their social, emotional behavioural development through one to one interventions and group work approaches, we are looking for an individual with the desire to push for continuous improvement, solving problems and inspiring those around them. You will need to be flexible in your approach and willing to maintain an upto-date understanding of developments within the educational sector and to the College’s students and locality. A sound knowledge of local stakeholders is also required.


If this sounds like you or something you could be interested in; Hit apply now to speak with one of the consultants!

Protocol are proud to be Disability Confident Committed. We are happy to make any reasonable adjustments at any stage of the recruitment process should you need it, please let us know

About Protocol

Protocol are the specialist full-service recruiter dedicated to education, training and skills. People are at the heart of everything we do. We place people first. We’re more than a recruitment agency – we pride ourselves on our ongoing support and aftercare delivered by our expert team, and all our candidates benefit from free access to our exclusive online CPD portal, Learning Zone. Whatever your career goals, we’ve got the right role for you. With a wide range of temporary and permanent positions available, from lecturing and training jobs


The legal bit…

Protocol National ltd trading as Protocol are acting as an employment business for this position. If you are successful, Protocol is required to see evidence of your Right to Work in the UK; in addition to you applying for an enhanced DBS Certificate should you not already hold a suitable certificate registered on the DBS Update Service. The position is subject to agreement to Terms and Conditions and suitable application and reference process. As a result of the volume of applications we are currently receiving we regret that we may be unable to respond with individual feedback. If we have not contacted you within two weeks of your application being received then regretfully your application will not be taken forward on this occasion.