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18/09/2020 23:59
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Closing date:
18 Sep

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Foundation of Light, the registered charity of Sunderland Football Club aims to make learning and self-development fun by using the power of football. Already working with over 42,000 participants every year and employing over 180 staff, the Foundation is looking to add to its premier team.

DurhamWorks Skills Officer (Youth Engagement) 35 hours per week

The Foundation is seeking a highly motivated individual to fulfil the exciting role DurhamWorks Skills Officer.

Through our pioneering DurhamWorks project, it is the Foundation’s ambition to continue to deliver and develop high quality Youth Engagement across County Durham.

Purpose of the Role: The Skills Officer is responsible for the planning of a series of diversionary activities/youth engagements, targeting hard to reach young people, aged 16-24, who have been involved in anti-social behaviour or at risk of becoming involved in crime/victims of criminal exploitation.

The delivery of one-to-one and group mentoring will be the priority of the role, fostering positive relationships to develop learners to progress into group mentoring, group activities and accredited learning.

There are two roles available, with one role based at our Caterpillar site at Peterlee and one in Shildon.

Interested applicants should request an application pack by sending an email to gemma.snaith@foundationoflight.co.uk or downloading packs from our website www.foundationoflight.co.uk

CVs are not accepted.

Candidates who have not heard within six weeks of application should assume they have been unsuccessful.

The closing date for applications is 18th September 2020 and interviews will take place week commencing
21st September 2020

Appointments may be subject to an enhanced DBS Check · Foundation of Light is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Foundation of Light · Beacon of Light · Sunderland · SR5 1SN
Tel: 0191 563 4777
Registered Charity No 1089333

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