Post: PART TIME Youth and Play Worker

16 hours per week, equivalent to £10,025 per annum (FTE £23,497) plus employer pension contribution (5%). The employee pension contribution is 3%. The post is funded for one year. Funding to extend the project beyond this date will be sought.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic and experienced youth worker:

1.     To play a role in the delivery of, and assist with the evaluation of youth work programmes; promoting healthy, active and independent lifestyles to young people ages 11-19yrs. (Whiz Youth Project)

2.     To play an active role in the delivery of holiday play schemes, providing activities to children ages 6-12yrs. (JNR8 Play Scheme)

To work alongside a small team and play an active part in the life of the charity, providing a positive interface with partners, young people and the public, thus ensuring that the activities which the team offers are appropriate, imaginative and that they produce the project’s outcomes

Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position. Application forms must be returned either via email to  or

by post to WRYOA, JNR8 Youth and Community Centre, 82 Cromwell Avenue, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 0BG

These posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Closing date for completed application forms is 5:00pm on Friday 22nd July 2022 

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Tuesday 26th July 

An Enhanced DBS Disclosure will be required for the post-holder