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Opportunities

JOB OPPORTUNITY – PART TIME CHILDREN, YOUTH AND SCHOOLS WORKER

Tipton Youth Project (TYP), Tipton, West Midlands. TYP is a charity established in 2002 working with 13 schools in Tipton and supported by the local churches.

Salary: £8.45 (living wage for over 25’s), maximum in line with candidates experience.

Hours: 16 hours per week(negotiable) for 40 weeks, to include after school and evening hours.

Contract: Initial contract until July 2018 with a 3 month probationary period with possible extension.

Start date: October 2017 to be agreed at interview.

Do you have the skills to bring enthusiasm and fresh ideas to TYP?

Do you have the willingness to grow and learn in a challenging and changing environment?

This is an exciting opportunity to continue and to develop our work in Tipton.

You will be:

A committed Christian

Self- motivated

Capable of working on your own initiative and as a part of a team

An energetic and enthusiastic communicator

The aim of this role is to support and expand our work with the children and young people in the schools in Tipton. We aim to encourage and develop links with church and schools in our community. To give our young people the opportunity to find and nurture faith in our local churches.

There is an occupational requirement that the post holder is a practising Christian in accordance with the Equality Act 2010. The role is conditional upon the post holder having an enhanced DBS check and being entitled to work in the UK. TYP is a charity affiliated with YfC, there is a requirement that the post holder agrees to and signs their Code of Conduct.

Closing date: 29th September 2017

Interview dates: week commencing 9th October 2017

For further information, job description, application form and a copy of the Code of Conduct contact the Chairman, John Blewitt at:

jsblewitt@virginmedia.com or 01902 662083