MERSEYSIDE YOUTH ASSOCIATION LIMITED Is seeking to recruit the following:

Youth Support Workers – Disability

Hours Available: 1 x 19 hours per week

4 x Weekday Evening Sessions (5pm – 7pm) plus 1 x Weekend Session 9.30am – 4.30pm. Increasing to 35 hours during 11 weeks of the school holidays

1 x 16 hours per week

3 x Weekday Evening Sessions (5pm – 7pm) plus 1 x Weekend Session 9.30am – 4.30pm. Increasing to 35 hours during 11 weeks of the school holidays

1 x 13 hours per week

2 x Weekday Evening Sessions (5pm – 7pm) plus 1 x Weekend Session 9.30am – 4.30pm. Increasing to 35 hours during 11 weeks of the school holidays

The Successful applicant will need to be flexible with hours and therefore, should only continue with this application if able to commit to the above work patterns.

 Salary: £19,009 – £21,091 (Pro Rata) – MYA Grade 4 Pt. 13-16

Fixed Term Funded to 31st August 2020

The post holder will work within a staff team to engage with disabled children and young people, to deliver short breaks provision and youth led activities. The post holder will assist in the planning, delivery and evaluation of short breaks provision, issue based youth work and life skills programmes for disabled young people in line with funder requirements and service user needs. The post holder will work as part of a team, which provides support to disabled children and young people and assists them to participate in a full range of activities.  

The post holder must hold qualification to at least NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in a subject relevant to the requirements of the position.

The above post will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure

For an application pack and further information please forward your request to recruitment@mya.org.uk, alternatively visit our website on www.mya.org.uk

or send a large SAE for £1.20 to: The HR Department, Merseyside Youth Association Ltd, 65-67 Hanover Street, Liverpool L1 3DY

Please note, CV’s will not be accepted and should not be part of your supporting information.

 Closing Date for Completed Applications: 5pm Monday 25th March 2019

 Merseyside Youth Association Limited is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to maintaining a non-abusive environment