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The Hive, Wirral Youth Zone offers a chance to make a real difference in the lives of thousands of young people. If you have the energy, drive and enthusiasm to be part of this exciting team coupled with the skills that our roles require, please apply today.

How to Apply – please take the time to read about the role and closely match your application information to the person specification. Completed application forms should be e-mailed to recruitment@thehiveyouthzone.org or sent by post ensuring correct postage is applied to: Recruitment, The Hive, Wirral Youth Zone, Bright St, Wirral, Birkenhead CH41 4EA. If you want to volunteer at The Hive please click here for more information or complete the application form below.

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As a brand new charity in Wirral, The Hive Youth Zone offers a chance to make a real difference in the lives of thousands of young people. If you have the energy, drive and enthusiasm to be part of this exciting project please check out our wide range of volunteering opportunities by clicking here.

Please note applicants for all positions at The Hive must be

aged 18 and over

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Sports Youth Worker

Salary: £8.21 per hour (depending on experience) 

Various evening and weekend hours available 

Job Purpose:

To help develop and deliver an exciting sports programme of activities which will engage young people aged 8 – 19 years (25 with disabilities) at Wirral Youth Zone.  To provide direct line support, coaching, and development for sports sessional workers and volunteers to ensure young people receive a high-quality service.  To utilise sports in the wider youth work agenda supporting and encouraging young people to express themselves, explore issues and facilitate personal development.

 

Duties and Responsibilities – Detailed

 

  • To help plan, coordinate and deliver a comprehensive sports programme for young people aged 8 to 19 (25 with disabilities) at Wirral Youth Zone which will enable them to build their confidence, social skills and overall wellbeing
  • To ensure that the sports programme is high quality and meets the needs of the young people, including young people with additional needs and disabilities and young people who typically don’t engage in sports
  • To ensure that the sports programme contributes to the wider youth work agenda, supporting the development of young people
  • To motivate, encourage and support young people to participate fully in sports sessions
  • To identify during sessions any relevant issues or areas of development for young people and ensure that these are targeted in the arts programme delivery
  • To maintain a comprehensive and detailed up-to-date inventory of all equipment owned and/or used by the department
  • To ensure all sport activities in the Youth Zone is safe and complies with Wirral Youth Zone policies

We are recruiting for a number of candidates to join our sports team, and are specifically looking for one of our new team members to have a

Level 1 Basketball qualification

 

For full job description please click link below;

Sports Youth Worker Job specification – May 2019

Application Process

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.

Please send an application form (link below) and covering letter to recruitment@thehiveyouthzone.org

Sports Youth Worker application form

In addition, please provide the following information:

  1. Details of your current or most recent remuneration package;
  2. If you are currently employed, your notice period;
  3. If you have at any time been convicted of a criminal offence, please provide the details in strict confidence.

We request no contact from agencies.

 Wirral Youth Zone are committed to the safeguarding of young people. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. 

 

 

Make a difference tab

Make a difference….

As a brand new charity in Wirral, The Hive Youth Zone offers a chance to make a real difference in the lives of thousands of young people. If you have the energy, drive and enthusiasm to be part of this exciting team please check out our wide range of volunteering opportunities by clicking here.

Click below to view our Hive applicant privacy notice

https://www.thehiveyouthzone.org/hive-applicant-privacy-notice/