Lead LGBTQ Youth Worker - Croydon

The primary responsibility of the post holder is to lead METRO Bridge youth group in Croydon for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people. There is a secondary focus on training professionals who work with young people in Croydon, on aspects of sexual orientation and gender identity.

The Croydon youth groups provide a structured programme of activities for young people under 16, as well as over 16, and address key areas such as: Sexual and reproductive health, drugs and alcohol awareness, mental health and wellbeing, hate crime and bullying, support with employment, study and training and healthy living. They run as ‘closed groups’ and can be accessed through contacting the Lead Youth Worker for an initial 1-2-1 assessment. Young people set their own programme of activities.

The groups also provide opportunities to connect and participate in cross-group events such as Pride, youth summits, social events, creative arts projects and other opportunities.

Application deadline: 9:00am Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Based in: 
METRO Offices and Outreach/Groups in Croydon
United Kingdom
Job type: 
Part time
£26,533 per annum, pro rata (equating to £10,613.20 per annum)
Apply by: 
Tuesday, April 23. 2019 - 09:00


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