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Youth Development Assistant (Employment & Skills)

Salary: £15,354 - £16,616

Based in Warrington

The Employment & Skills team at Groundwork deliver a number of programmes helping to change the lives of young people. By helping to identify barriers and enhancing skills you will be assisting young people to become more employable or return to education or training. 

Our personal development programmes help change the lives of young people. We’re looking for a Youth Development Assistant who can help us deliver our expanding range of activities. 

It’s a great opportunity to use the skills and experience you gained in your own life to make a difference to someone else’s, by helping them to become more employable, or return to education or training.  

Applicants must be confident in their own abilities and able to relate to young people, yet still be able to set boundaries in a clear and non-judgemental way. They’ll also need proven experience in delivering activities. 

All positions will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Job description and person specification 

For further details or an informal discussion please contact Catherine Birch, Carol Benson or Kerry Andrews on: 01942 821444. 

For an application pack please contact / or telephone 01942 821444 

Alternatively you can complete and return a Job Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form via post to Groundwork CLM, 74-80 Hallgate, Wigan, WN1 1HP or via email to or

Closing date: 29th March 2019