17 February 2017

NCS Assistant Youth Leader

Company Name

Medway Youth Trust - NCS Lewes
Contact Name

Louise Scott
Company Address

Upperton House
The Avenue
East Sussex
BN21 3YB
Business Sector

Young Person workforce

Vacancy Details
Vacancy Title

NCS Assistant Youth Leader
Vacancy Type  

  • Temporary
Vacancy Description

NCS is an exciting personal development programme for 16 and 17 year olds which is rooted in social action and social mix. The programme includes 8 nights residential activity (outdoor adventure and local community based) and includes some classroom based but mainly off-site activity.

As NCS Assistant Youth Leader you will support the NCS Leader with a team of 15 young people aged 16 and 17 throughout the programme including whilst on residential. You will work with the NCS Leader in taking some responsibility for the health, safety and well-being of all young people from Induction through to Graduation
Skills / Qualifications required & any further information

Passionate about young people and community/social action projects
Ability to learn quickly and apply learning to the work environment
Good resilience and high energy levels
Ability to lead, motivate and inspire young people to fulfil their potential
Ability to communicate effectively and work as part of a team
Ability to work on your own initiative and to an agreed action plan
Ability to organise your own work effectively and in a timely manner
Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information in accordance to policy
Ability to use IT effectively
Ability to provide a professional service to include areas such as punctuality, reliability, good communication, creativity, and flexibility
Ability to be flexible in working hours in order to deliver programme requirements
Good sense of humour, willingness to get involved and have fun
Number of vacancies available

Working Week / Hours

Working hours will generally be 8:45am – 5:15pm with the exception of the residential weeks and the Graduation evening and 8 night residential
Salary details

£2262 per wave
Applicants should apply...

  • Via website link provided
Closing Date for Applicants