Youth Project Worker

Organisation: 
NEPACS
Salary: 
£17823.00 per annum (pro rata)
Contract Type: 
Contract / Temporary
Hours: 
Part time
Closing date: 
Friday, 31 May, 2019 - 12:00
Location: 
Teesside

 

YOUTH PROJECT WORKER

(young people affected by imprisonment)

14 hours per week

HMP Holme House

 

WEEKEND WORKING ESSENTIAL

 

3 year fixed term contract with the possibility of extension

Nepacs is a charity which supports a positive future for prisoners and their families in the north east. 

Our Youth Projects provide a unique opportunity for young people who are visiting family members in prison to relax, have fun, chat about their concerns with a trusted adult and feel less isolated and stigmatised.  This is a service is supporting young people visiting the prison at weekends and through school holidays. 

The post holder will develop and support a team of volunteers, and will facilitate activities for young people waiting to go into visits; provide activities for young people in the visits hall, and assist with outreach activities to increase young people’s self-confidence and emotional well-being by encouraging peer support.

Closing date for applications:              31st May 2019

Interviews will be held on:                   10th June 2019