Young Women’s Support and Development Worker Bank 

The Great Yarmouth branch of Girls Friendly Society (GFS) has an employment opportunity available for a bank staff worker to cover the role of Young Women’s Support and Development Worker when required. This would suit somebody wishing to work on an occasional basis. The role is paid at £11.89 per hour. Deadline for receipt of applications is 17:00 Monday 4 Sept 2017.
Publication Date: 07.08.2017
Young Women’s Support and Development Worker Bank (Ref: GFS (9131 ) £11.89 per hour 

Established in 1875, Girls Friendly Society (GFS) is one of the oldest UK registered charities working to support girls and young women. We support girls and young women through the difficult transition from childhood to adolescence through to young adulthood, by providing opportunities for them to have fun, develop their confidence, self-esteem, emotional wellbeing and resilience to enable them to fulfil their potential and live as independent women.

We are looking for dynamic and enthusiastic practitioners with a youth and community work or similar background.  You will lead the delivery of an innovative and exciting programme of activities aimed at raising self-esteem and aspirations, with a focus on young women aged 11-19.  You will work closely with groups of young women through informal youth work settings and more structured activities, including accredited courses, residential and holiday programmes.  You will have excellent communication and relationship building skills and will be able to work with a range of stakeholders to meet young women’s needs. 

For more information please contact Sue Loades on 01493 85225
The post is restricted to female applicants only under Equality Act 2010.

For an application pack please down load from
Deadline for receipt of applications: 17:00 Monday 4 Sept 2017
Interviews held week commencing Wednesday 20 Sept 2017

Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS police check prior to commencement.

GFS is committed to Equal Opportunities                   Charity No: 1054310