|Company||The YMCA of Greater Wellington|
|Location||Wanganui, Manawatu / Wanganui|
|Listed||Thu 10 Oct, 4:11 pm|
|Type||Full time, Permanent|
Our Education Team has a vacancy for a full-time Youth Worker, located at Pakohe Alternative Education Campus, Whanganui East.
This position involves working with young people between the ages of 13 - 16 and offers the chance to
o Make a difference in the lives of our young people
o Have a work life that offers variety every day
o Be part of a respected and recognised brand
The position involves classroom work, running sports sessions, picking up and dropping off students and assisting with planning and report writing.
We are seeking applications from people who:
o Have youth work, teacher aid or similar experience
o Have the resilience and maturity to work with young people with some difficult circumstances
o Can demonstrate excellent classroom management techniques
o Have a full clean drivers licence (for a manual vehicle)
A Certificate in Youth Work or equivalent, or being willing to study towards this, is highly desirable.
YMCA is committed to Child Protection and the safeguarding of children and young people in our care and it is our expectation that all staff will operate in a way that reflects this intent. The successful applicant will need to return a satisfactory Police Record check before commencement of employment