Youth Programme Officer

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Salary: £20,759- £25,929 per annum
36.25 hours per week
12 month fixed term contract with potential to become permanent depending on funding
Delivery location: Blackpool – Central Library, @TheGrange & Enterprise Centre.

Inspire. Motivate. Make a difference.

We’re looking for a good motivator, to deliver our Creative Media Programme in Blackpool.

This innovative and interactive programme is designed to improve the life chances and attainment of young people.

As Youth Programme Officer you will work as part of a team. You’ll be expected to deliver engagement activities with young people across Grange Park. This includes existing projects such as ‘Grime on Grange’ and ‘Divas’ and involving young people in the delivery of environmental improvement projects, including tree planting.

In addition to a programme of after-school engagement activities, you will also deliver an 8 week creative media / arts programme targeted at 13-18 year olds. This will include; 1 to 1 life skills coaching, healthy lifestyle plans and signposting to specialist services.

If you’re someone who is well organised and enjoys working with and can inspire young people, we’d like to hear from you.

Application Pack

Youth Programme Officer – Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

How to apply

Once you have downloaded and completed the Job Application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, please email to: or send by post to: Groundwork, 74-80 Hallgate, Wigan, WN1 1HP.

Alternatively, email or phone 01942 821 444 to request for an application pack to be sent to you.

This role is part funded by ERDF.

Key dates:
  • Closing Date: 23.07.21 12 noon
  • Interviews: w/b 26.07.21

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