YOUTH WORKER


Job Description

Youth workers are responsible for planning, organising and overseeing community programmes designed to redress inequalities and facilitate the personal, social and emotional development of young people between the ages of 11-25

Hours are fairly typical, but as a key support worker you may be required to be on hand in the case of an emergency.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • managing projects
  • planning and organising appropriate youth and community programmes
  • establishing new youth services
  • recruiting, training and supervising volunteers and paid employees
  • undertaking detached ‘outreach' youth work
  • producing reports and business plans
  • giving presentations
  • promoting young people's interests
  • maintaining records
  • managing and administering budgets and resources
  • preparing and distributing publicity materials and displays
  • liaising and working with parents, schools, the police and other community groups/organisations
  • providing advocacy and counselling
  • raising funds.

 
CONTACT

08141868880

1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.