Sessional Youth Workers NYT Calderdale

Location: Calderdale

Salary: £18,278 p/annum rising to £18,487 p/annum with length of service (pro-rata)

Closing Dates: Monday 04 October 2021

We have 3 & 6 hr contracts available which will involve working 1 or 2 evenings per week.


The role involves evening work at one of Youth Clubs across North & East Halifax (Ovenden, Pellon) or Lower Valley (Rastrick/Brighouse).


Sessions are 3 hrs in length and take place between 3pm and 9pm dependent upon session and location.

This role is temporary until 31st March 2023.

Newground CIC, a member of the Together Housing Group, is an award winning social enterprise, delivering professional products and services in a competitive marketplace and supporting the creation of sustainable communities.

We have an exciting new opportunity for a few Sessional Youth Workers to join our award winning social enterprise. This role requires you to work within the sustainable communities’ team and you will be providing a wide range Youth Work programmes & interventions in Calderdale.

We are looking for Sessional Youth Workers who are passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of young people and the communities we serve. Your role will involve recruiting young people into the project, retain their engagement and encourage them to participate in sessions and activities which will raise aspirations, challenge them physically and emotionally, enabling them to reach and obtain their full potential.

This role will involve working with young people 8 – 19 years old and up to 24 with disabilities or additional needs. We also proactively engage families and the community in which young people live. The successful candidate will monitor positive outcomes for young people, advocate on their behalf, support them in successful transitions into adulthood and ensure a safe and supportive environment is created where young people can thrive.

This role is subject to a full enhanced DBS check, which Together Housing will support the ideal candidate through

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome people from all backgrounds to join the team, and we offer great flexibility and benefits to support you throughout your career with us, including:

  • Up to 32 days holiday, with the option to buy or sell extra days
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • Company sponsored cashback health plan
  • A range of voluntary tax efficient benefits including Cycle to Work, TechScheme and preventative health screenings
  • Access to thousands of retail and leisure discounts
  • Access to a range of financial wellbeing products including low interest loans, savings and financial education
  • A wide range of personal and professional development opportunities

The closing date for applications is Monday 4th October with interviews being held  13th October and 14th October.

Complete the online application form by clicking here or alternatively email your CV & a covering Letter to  . Please ensure you download a copy of the Job Description from here & ensure your CV matches the requirements of the role.

Together Housing is dedicated to ensuring that the principles and duties of safeguarding both adults and children are holistically, consistently and conscientiously applied with the wellbeing of all in mind.

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Together Housing particularly encourage applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, as these groups are currently underrepresented.