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Wigan Youth Zone, which opened in June 2013, is part of the OnSide network of fourteen Youth Zones. Youth Zones are for young people aged 8 to 19, and up to 25 for young people with additional needs. Wigan Youth Zone is centrally located, dedicated to young people and makes a bold statement about the importance of giving young people high quality places to go in their leisure time. Open 7 days a week, at weekends and during school holidays, the Youth Zone’s purpose is to give young people a space so they can be happy, healthy and successful adults.
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The Volunteer and Training Manager will hold overall responsibility for the volunteer strategy, and management of all volunteers, to recruit, train and support a pool of volunteers to work alongside qualified staff across the different sections of the Youth Zone and on other projects. You will support the Youth Work Manager and HR & Office Manager to develop and deliver CPD and training for sessional youth workers and staff, to enable the delivery of quality youth sessions in line with operating principles and recognised youth work values and competencies.
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To apply, please read the attached role profile and then send your completed application form (attached) to firstname.lastname@example.org or post to HR & Office Manager, Wigan Youth Zone, Parsons Walk, Wigan WN1 1RU. Please submit applications as soon as possible as suitable applicants will be contacted before the closing date to be invited for interview.