Part-time Project Officer - job

Can you support a local charity changing young people’s lives? The Life Project is an exciting new programme being launched by Xtrax, the pioneering charity supporting vulnerable young people in Hastings & Rother.
The Life Project helps young people identify their ambitions for the future and build joint plans to overcome personal challenges, remove barriers to progress and transform lives.
Can you….
Engage – with young people in a considerate, supportive way?
Equip – help young people discuss their issues, challenges and ambitions?
Empower – work with young people over time to engage with external support
services, remove barriers to progress, and achieve their life goals?
Xtrax offer £8892 pa (less tax & NI) for 18hrs a week and are looking for a part-time youth worker (18hrs pw) to join our small, energetic team – a perfect role for someone experienced in working alongside young people, and who has the passion to inspire.
The role is varied, requires a practical approach, and patience and understanding.
You will also need to be confident using IT systems, have an understanding of the challenges faced by vulnerable young people and a good knowledge of the local
network of professional support services.
Energetic, good communicator, sense of humour and able to organise yourself and your workload?
Want to contribute to a charity making a real difference to the lives of young people?
For more details, download an application form from the Xtrax website at:
http://www.xtrax.org/working-for-xtrax email at jo.palmer@xtrax.org or call 01424-722524
Closing date for applications 01/03/2017. Interviews will start from 06/03/2017
All posts are subject to references and enhanced CRB disclosures