Regional Youth Development Officer (London & South)

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The Regional Youth Development Officer role is complex and challenging so the successful candidate will be a proactive youth leader with the necessary skills, knowledge and experience to manage complex change well, and continually focus on the delivery of consistently high quality results.

The Regional Youth Development Officer will assist the Regional Youth Lead, Development; District teams and the Regional Youth Manager to increase the number of young people who volunteer by ensuring effective implementation of youth recruitment, youth advocacy and youth projects.

The youth team have several vacancies for Regional Youth Development Officers. The team are looking for volunteers to assist with a variety of functions on the team.

The main role of the post holder is to support the wider team to increase the number of young people who volunteer with SJA by ensuring effective implementation of youth recruitment, youth advocacy and youth projects.

To achieve this, there are vacancies focusing primarily on the following areas:

·       Communication – we are looking for someone to help with youth communications, including doing a newsletter, promoting youth events, developing new methods of communication etc.

·       Youth Leader training – we are looking for someone to coordinate the courses and assist with training them etc.

·       Peer Education – we are looking for someone to oversee the Peer education programme across the region.

For more information on this role please contact Jo Gardner-Smith at


Successful candidates will be expected to attend an interview on the following date:

  • 11 February 2018 in York St, London.

Please only apply if you are able to make the following date above.


The deadline for application is the 6 February 2018.


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