The Bank Youth Support Worker provides high-quality support to the Young People within our Supported Accommodation service. You will passionately believe in the potential of all young people to achieve their goals. The job will be to actively listen and respond, to the needs, dreams and ideas young people bring to the table. You will find opportunities that can inspire young people to step outside their comfort zone, helping them to develop new behaviours and skills which enable Young People to move into independent living.
Bank Youth Support Workers do not have fixed contracted hours, but work flexible hours to cover times when staff cover is required.
You will take a trauma-informed approach for young people, and will promote self-development and enable young people to turn adversity into their strengths and assets.
Youth work approaches will be adopted within our service, which means;
You will receive high-quality training to ensure they feel confident and motivated to help build skills in emotional literacy, emotional regulation, de-escalating conflict, Mental Health First Aid, Safeguarding (Children and Adults) physical wellbeing, financial empowerment, creativity and group skills. This is an example of the training which will be available and is not exhaustive.