19 Feb We are recruiting for Peer Engagement Workers!
Recruiting: Peer Engagement Worker /s
Salary between £22,113 – £24,774 (full-time equivalent)
1 x 30 hours or 2 x 16 hours
To support wellbeing and work-life balance, Peer Power Youth currently operates a four-day week, and offers flexible working.
This is an exciting opportunity to play an important role in the development of a young and fast-growing youth charity that is rooted in the promotion of empathy.
Peer Engagement Workers will recruit, engage and support the emotional well-being of young people across London, supporting them to participate in Peer Power projects as well as facilitate Peer Power workshops and take part in events with young people and their support agencies (e.g. Youth Justice Services, Social Services, Youth Services, Pupil referral Units, Health Services).
We are looking for inspiring people, and it is important to us that you be a good role model, and can inspire, motivate and engage young people to get involved with our projects. It is vital that you are able to relate to our young people, share experiences, empathise, promote wellbeing and inspire hope. We welcome applications from people who have overcome adversity and difficult times in their life. Are you able to tell your story in a way that inspires, and our young people could relate to?
How to Apply
Please send CV, Equal Opportunities form and an informal letter (max 500 words) telling us about yourself and what you could bring to Peer Power in this role.
Peer Power believes that there are many ways of meeting the requirements for the position. Candidates may have acquired relevant knowledge or skills through life experience rather than work, if you believe this is the case, please try to demonstrate this in your CV or letter.
Please indicate in your application the date you are available to start, and if you would like to apply for full-time (30 hours) or Part-time (16 hours)
Applications should be returned for the attention of Lucy Hill firstname.lastname@example.org
by Tuesday 5th March 2019 8pm deadline
You can find the Job Description, Equal Opportunities form, and Application Pack here