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category support work copyVacancies in Young Devon offices and projects around the county.

Here you will find information about all the positions currently available at Young Devon.  Please also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for the latest vacancy updates.

Unfortunately, we cannot respond to speculative CVs, so please only apply for the jobs advertised.

Funding Manager (ref 17-09)

Funding Manager (ref 17-09)

Salary - £28,832 per annum.  Full time (37 hours) Based at Young Devon, Plymouth. Permanent Contract Do you have a successful track record for winning and securing funding bids and tenders? If so you could be the right person to help Young Devon grow its next exciting phase of business development. Young Devon is a leading charity established in 1949, our strategic aims and objectives are: To develop and share better ways for Young People to have early access to the best services when needed. To increase knowledge and awareness of the impact of our work. To maintain our independence and…

Business Administration Apprentice (Ref 17-08)

Business Administration Apprentice (Ref 17-08)

Salary - £3.50 per hour Full-time (37 hours per week) based at Young Devon Youth Enquiry Service, Newton Abbot Apprenticeship Agreement for One Year This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and enthusiastic person to become part of our friendly and supportive team.  Young Devon is looking for a Business Administration Apprentice who will enjoy assisting with the day-to-day reception service and administration of our centre.  The successful candidate will be friendly, confident, organised with a positive and flexible approach. Young Devon is a youth work charity (1057949) committed to…

Could you change the life of a Young Person? Become a Host

Could you change the life of a Young Person? Become a Host

We are looking for hosts from all sections of the community with a wealth of life experiences, who can offer a home and give a young person an opportunity to develop and reach their full potential. Your life experience could be really valuable to a young person. Three of our housing projects, Plan B, Supported Lodgings and ExTRA Beds support young people by placing them in the home of a host family. Hosts open up their homes to young people in need by offering them a spare bedroom that becomes their own space to live in. Integrating into a new family and having a safe space is vital for…

Volunteer Counsellor

Volunteer Counsellor

Volunteer Counsellor Placements available in Barnstaple, Exeter and Newton Abbot Young Devon operates a face to face counselling service for young people aged 11-19, that focusses on early intervention and enabling young people to cope with their feelings or difficulties. Our counselling approach is client centred, solution focussed and goal orientated. We are members of the BACP and uphold its ethical framework in all of our therapy. We provide session by session support, monthly clinical supervision and regular training. The successful applicant will be either a qualified counsellor, a…

Sessional Youth Support Workers (ref 17-02)

Sessional Youth Support Workers (ref 17-02)

Sessional Hours at Various Locations across Devon Young Devon is looking to form a bank of Sessional Youth Support Workers. This bank could be called upon whenever a role or hours arise that involve supporting young people within the service areas of Young Devon. This could involve assisting with the delivery of services that enthuse, motivate and encourage young peoples’ personal and skills development. Roles could involve liaising with other agencies to ensure good working relationships to support young people. Working with the staff team to ensure that all engaged in Young Devon have…

Sessional Housing Support Workers - North Devon (ref 17-01)

Sessional Housing Support Workers - North Devon  (ref 17-01)

Young Devon has two housing projects in the North Devon area. Both housing projects provide support to young people aged 16 -21. The role of the housing support worker is to enable a young person to improve their current situation, enable them to feel safe and to offer general support to the young people. Please note that this is a Sessional role – this means that your weekly hours are not guaranteed. You will be required to be flexible and the hours you work will be dependent on when shifts are available Click on the below links for more information about the projects and a full job…

 

HR & Volunteers

sarah.johnson@youngdevon.org
01752 691511 | Click for details >

 

Central Office

fern.oneill@youngdevon.org
01752 691511 | Click for details >

 

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