Climate Action Fife Youth Worker - Youth 1st

  • Role: Climate Action Fife Youth Worker
  • Hours: 25 hours per week
  • Salary: £22,386 (pro rata)
  • Location: Fife Wide Delivery
  • Contract: 5-year fixed term contract
  • Closing date: 29 August 2022

Role 

Youth 1st is the leading support agency for youth organisations, youth groups, youth workers, volunteers and young people in Fife. They provide services to improve the effectiveness and capacity of member groups, as well as support and empower youth workers, volunteers and youth work organisations. 

The Climate Action Fife Youth Worker will be responsible for developing and delivering the Climate Action Fife programme and supporting Youth 1st member groups. Using a youth work approach, you will help make a real difference to Fife’s carbon footprint and help young people to have a say in their own futures.

While it’s key that you have a keen interest in climate change, they’re looking for our new team member to be a youth worker at heart. This role will involve working extensively with young people so skills and experience relevant to that will be viewed favourably.

This role is perfect for you if you are passionate, energetic and enthusiastic. You will love working with young people and enjoy building relationships with a wide range of people across Fife. You will be expected to co-ordinate and deliver face to face youth work sessions using a range of youth work tools. If you have knowledge of climate change and Youth Awards, this would be a bonus.

You can learn more about the job and the project by downloading the advert and job description below.

To apply, please send a CV and a supporting statement which evidences your experience working with young people and shows how you meet the criteria outlined in the job description which you can download below.

Send your application to admin@youth1st.co.uk by 29 August 2022.

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