Senior Youth Worker

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Full time
Application deadline: 
Friday, 29 November, 2019 - 12:00
Fixed Salary
Pro Rata
Hemlington Detached Youth Work Project

Linx is a not-for-profit youth work organisation established in 1993 and based in Hemlington, Middlesbrough.

We are dedicated to working with young people in Hemlington and are now expanding into other areas of Middlesbrough due to successful funding bids.

We are looking for exceptional, committed and highly motivated youth workers who are flexible and share our values. You will be responsible for the delivery and development of youth work alongside young people and the Middlesbrough community.

You need to be passionate about the personal, educational, creative and social development of young people and invested in helping them reach their full potential. You will be part of a supportive environment where we help young people learn to:

  • treat themselves and others with kindness and respect
  • discover exciting new ideas and activities they are unlikely to experience anywhere else
  • laugh, learn, experiment, make mistakes and thrive
  • grow into motivated, positive, resilient and caring citizens

We are an equal opportunities employer.


We currently have the below position available funded via our Big Lottery Youth Investment Fund Project:

Senior Youth Work – 1 position

Advert Ref:  LINX/31/10/2019/snrywft

Job Title:  Senior Youth Worker

Salary:  £23,357 pro rata or £12.14 per hour

Hours:  Full Time / Negotiable (daytime, evening & occasional weekend work including residentials)

Responsible to:  Operational Youth Support Manager

Responsible for:  Sessional Workers/Volunteers

Employing Body:  Hemlington Detached Youth Work Project Ltd (Linx)

Contract type:  Fixed term (until 31st March 2020)


Additional information: The post is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.


Closing Date for the post is: Friday 29th November 2019 at 12 NOON

Short listing Date for the post is:  Monday 2nd December 2019

Interview Dates for the post is:  Thursday 5th December and Friday 6th December 2019


Application Packs can be requested by emailing  or telephone 01642 591955.


Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact Sara Mirsalehi on 01642 591955