Project Mentor - Linking Futures Inspire
Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action
Project Mentor – Linking Futures Inspire
17 hours per week
£26,470 pro rata per annum
Fixed term contract until December 2021
The post will be based in Nuneaton and will involve travel around Warwickshire.
This role will support the delivery of youth employment activities funded through ‘Inspiring Futures’. Inspiring Futures is a joint funding programme between BBC Children in Need and the Youth Futures Foundation. Activities funded through the Inspiring Futures programme will support unemployed young people aged 18-24 in Warwickshire with a particular focus on those furthest from the workplace.
We are seeking a Project Mentor to manage a caseload of young people, provide high quality mentoring / advice and guidance in order for young people to achieve their potential and secure positive outcomes.
The successful candidate will have experience of working with young people who are NEET/unemployed, have experience of mentoring and understand & engage with hard to reach groups. You will have active listening skills, ability to communication with people at many levels and able to build and develop a rapport with young people whilst maintaining professional boundaries.
To apply for this role you are required to hold a driving licence and have use of a car for work purposes.
If you think you fit the brief for this exciting role, please view the job opportunity below and apply as per the guidance.
Download an application pack from www.wcava.org.uk/jobs
No CVs please
This post will involve contact with young people and is therefore exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all convictions, spent or unspent must be declared and a DBS check will be undertaken.
Closing Date: Friday 5th February 2021 at 9am
Interviews: Thursday 18th February 2021
WCAVA is a Registered Charity no. 1123402 and a Company Limited by Guarantee no. 06531268