Sport 4 Life UK is recruiting a new Intervention Worker to assist the delivery of our sports-themed personal development programmes. The successful candidate will be responsible for meeting targets for Youth Promise Plus (YPP), reporting against own and organisational targets, in addition to keeping YPP records up to date and liaising with our main contract partner
Title: Intervention Worker – Ref 050
£22,500 per annum
37.5 hours per week (Full Time)
Birmingham, West Midlands
Fixed term until 30/06/2018
Midnight Thursday 12th October 2017
Thursday 19th October 2017
Starting Date: As soon as possible
The successful candidate will:
- Deliver intensive work focussed pre-employment and appropriate post-employment holistic pastoral support and mentoring support to disadvantaged NEET, inactive and unemployed young people (15-29) within East Birmingham (Yardley, Hall Green & Hodge Hill).
- Support a young person’s progression using a mix of holistic support, challenge and mentoring techniques, keeping a focus on achieving sustainable employment and/or training/education at all times.
- Work effectively within and in partnership with other agencies and services to deliver a joined up service to support young people into employment.
- Work closely with employer engagement/education and training structures and Employment Development Workers elsewhere in the network of YPP providers and in general in order to manage the transition into employment.