The Way Youth Zone, School Street, Wolverhampton, WV3 0NR - Registered Charity Number: 1151247
01902 328290
info@thewayyouthzone.org

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The Way Youth Zone offers a chance to make a real difference to the lives of thousands of young people in Wolverhampton. If you have the energy, drive and enthusiasm to be part of this exciting work coupled with the skills that our roles require, please apply TODAY.

We place huge value on different people doing things in different ways and we welcome applications from what might be considered non-traditional backgrounds. The one thing we all have in common is our desire to raise the aspirations of young people across the country.

The Way Youth Zone is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS checks.  Pre-employment checks will be required for all roles.

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Youth Sports Worker – Gym and Fitness

Job Title: Youth Sports Worker – Gym and Fitness

Hours: Permanent part-time: Between 9 to 26 hours per week, evenings and weekends

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Location: The Way Youth Zone, Wolverhampton

Sports, along with the Arts and Youth Work, is at the heart of The Way Youth Zone’s offer to young people.  The sports offer at The Way is wide ranging and as a member of the Sports team, you will be key in ensuring young people have access to an exciting and engaging programme of multi-disciplinary activities that will be challenging, stimulating, fun, engaging and developmental. You will have access to our new gym, equipped with cardio and resistance equipment, Olympic weightlifting facilities and a functional area. You will be involved in teaching the fundamentals gym use and fitness, running fitness classes in line with your skills, as well as facilitating taster sessions and competitions, which engage young people and build their skills and fitness levels.

Within the Sports Team, we are looking for talented sports and fitness coaches to become part of a team with a wide range of skills, who are also passionate about working with young people. Ideally, you will have experience, or one or more coaching qualifications, such as Level 2 NGB including Level 2 Gym Instruction or above.  We are also looking applicants with Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Weightlifting.

In accordance with our Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures, this role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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Arts Youth Worker – Performing Arts and/or Dance

Job Title: Arts Youth Worker – Performing Arts and/or Dance

Hours: Permanent part-time: Between 9 to 26 hours per week, evenings and weekends

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Location: The Way Youth Zone, Wolverhampton

The arts, alongside sport and youth work is at the heart of The Way Youth Zone’s offer to young people.  As a member of the creative arts team, you will be responsible for leading on the coaching and teaching of different dance forms and/or dance, you will be key in ensuring young people have access to an exciting and creative programme that will be challenging, stimulating, fun, engaging and developmental. You will be involved in teaching the fundamentals of a single or range of arts activities enabling young people to explore their creativity and grow their skills.

Within the arts team we are looking for a range of talented youth arts workers to make up a team with a diverse set of skills and expertise, who are also passionate about working with young people. Ideally, you will have experience delivering Dance and/or Dance.

In accordance with our Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures, this role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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Arts Youth Worker – Performing Arts/Drama

Job Title: Arts Youth Worker – Performing Arts/Drama

Hours: Permanent part-time: Between 9 to 26 hours per week, evenings and weekends

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Location: The Way Youth Zone, Wolverhampton

The arts, alongside sport and youth work is at the heart of The Way Youth Zone’s offer to young people.  As a member of the creative arts team, you will be responsible for leading on the coaching and teaching of different dance forms and/or drama, you will be key in ensuring young people have access to an exciting and creative programme that will be challenging, stimulating, fun, engaging and developmental. You will be involved in teaching the fundamentals of a single or range of arts activities enabling young people to explore their creativity and grow their skills.

Within the arts team we are looking for a range of talented youth arts workers to make up a team with a diverse set of skills and expertise, who are also passionate about working with young people. Ideally, you will have experience delivering Dance and/or Drama.

In accordance with our Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures, this role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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Health and Wellbeing Co-ordinator

Job Title: Health and Wellbeing Co-ordinator

Hours: Part time: Various hours from 6 hours to 15hour per week

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Location: The Way Youth Zone, Wolverhampton

This position offers the unique and exciting challenge of championing physical health, emotional health and nutrition within The Way Youth Zone.

The role will increase and widen participation in health and physical activity initiatives that will improve the physical and emotional wellbeing achieving healthier outcomes for children and young people. Responsible for the project management, delivery, evaluation and development of robust and high-quality health and well-being provision at The Way Youth Zone.

In accordance with our Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures, this role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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