To find out more or apply for any of these vacancies please contact Alan Webb – Project Manager.
Senior Youth Worker (Life Skills Programme)
The charity has received funding to run a short-term project from March 2019 to October 2019 in the East Cambridgeshire and Fenland Area using one of our youth buses to deliver life skills programmes in rural villages. This will involve four 1.5 hour sessions a week over 2 evenings providing a variety of positive activities, including the opportunity for young people to create their own social action project.
The post is for 15 hours a week and will require the successful candidate to plan and deliver the programme, supervise other youth workers, provide reports and to drive one of our youth buses. There will be a requirement to participate in daytime driver training prior to the start date (all costs covered and hours paid).
Experience of working with young people is essential, please see job description and personal specification before applying.
Application deadline: 25 January 2019
Sessional Youth Workers
Do you have a desire to support young people to achieve their potential?
We require a number of committed individuals who have the skills to engage positively with young people during youth work sessions on our youth bus or youth club settings. Some experience of working with young people is essential. Sessions can start at 4pm or 7pm across Cambridgeshire: especially looking for Highfields Caldecote area, Milton and across East Cambs and Fenland.
Application deadline: none, if interested please apply.
We have an exciting new project supporting CHUMS in providing a venue for their mental health services for children and young people. This requires our youth bus to be out in villages during the day as a venue for appointments. For this we are looking for people willing to drive our double-decker bus to up to two venues in the day, park and then operate the internal equipment as needed, before returning the bus to our depot. Other staff will be responsible for visitors and carers.
You will need to have held a full-driving licence (category B – car) for at least 2 years and be aged over 21. Having a valid HGV or PCV license would be a bonus. We will provide appropriate driver training for the vehicle.
You will need to be available from approximately 8am to 3:30pm, one day a week.
Trustee vacancies on our Management Committee
We are looking for two new Trustees to join the Management Committee, which meets formally about four times a year. Matters arising between these formal meetings are dealt with by the committee using mainly email. Trustees also have the opportunity to get involved with specific issues as they arise.
Trustees need to be over the age of 18, have enthusiasm, sound and independent judgement and strategic vision, can work effectively as part of a team, and can devote the necessary time to the charity’s work. They must not be disqualified by law from acting as a charity trustee or nominee.
The following are not currently required:
Volunteer Fundraiser Needed
Want to get involved in a friendly and welcoming local charity? Want to help local communities and their young people? Want to help us raise funds? Do you have the time to support an expanding and in demand service? Do you like a challenge?
If so we would love to hear from you.
We are looking to diversify our funding sources and need a self-motivated, dynamic person to help co-ordinate opportunities events in the Cambridgeshire area.
Experienced Lead Youth Worker
Do you have youth work experience and qualifications?
Are you willing to learn to drive our double decker youth bus?
Then we have a job for you! Two evenings a week in villages in Cambridgeshire, leading four youth work sessions on our youth bus. And when trained, driving the youth bus to and from the venues. Must be available from 3pm.
Can you help out as a driver of our double-decker buses? We need volunteers willing to give up one evening a fortnight or more, to drive our mobile youth venues to villages in Cambridgeshire. Must be aged 25 or older and hold a full UK car license or PSV/HGV license. Full training given.
Or download an application form and driver job description.
Volunteer Sessional Youth Support Workers
Do you want to help young people to get the most out of life? Are you willing to listen and not judge?
Then we need your help! One or two evenings a week in a village in Cambridgeshire. Plus the opportunity to help out on activity trips.
Download an application form (pdf or word) and job description.