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Children & Young People’s Coordinator

Added 11th June 2024

BLGC is recruiting a Children & Young People’s Coordinator. You will be an energetic, solution focused and creative to ensure the best outcomes for children and young people on the Mentoring Service. Coordinating a caseload of young people who have been referred for a range of reasons, you will be responsible for ensuring children and young people get the most out of their mentoring experience.  You will match children and young people aged 8 years plus with trained volunteers and supervise the relationship, or directly work with a young person dependent on what that child needs.

A good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills is needed to engage and negotiate with children and young people. Attending a variety of professional meetings is key to the role, to best understand how to support a young person and volunteer in building their self-esteem, self-confidence and resilience and raise aspirations. Meeting targets as outlined by funders is a crucial element of the role and ensuring the quality of support children/young people and their volunteers receive to achieve positive outcomes. You will work in a team delivering training to volunteers and organising group activities.

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Salary £24,294 to £27,931 depending upon experience Contract Permanent. 35 hours per week (Flexible working pattern) Closing Date 28/06/2024 Location Bolton Apply today