Vacancies

Vacancies

As a new charity in Warrington, we will be recruiting a fantastic team passionate about making a real difference to the lives of thousands of young people. If you have the energy, drive and enthusiasm to be part of this exciting work coupled with the skills that our roles require, we would love to work with you.

Warrington Youth Zone is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups. All posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks. Pre-employment checks will be required for all roles.

Grants and Trusts Fundraiser

Job Title: Grants and Trusts Fundraiser

Hours: 40hrs Full-time

Salary: £27,000 - £33,000 (depending on experience)

Location: Warrington (Dallam Lane)

THE ROLE

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Warrington Youth Zone for an experienced Grants and Trusts Fundraiser with a proven track record of securing funds from grant-awarding bodies.

Working alongside our existing Head of Grants & Contracts, you will make a significant contribution to securing a legacy for thousands of local children and young people through the generation of new income.

You will have responsibility for researching grant opportunities, preparing and writing applications, and reporting back to our funders on the difference their grants have made.

See more at: https://warringtonyouthzone.org/about-us/

HOW TO APPLY:

Please forward an up-to-date CV to: recruitment@wyz.org.uk

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Cooking/Catering Assistant

Job Title: Cooking/Catering Assistant

Hours: See job description for more details

Salary: National Minimum Wage +50p/hr

Location: Warrington (Dallam Lane)

THE ROLE

The Warrington Youth Zone has a food provision to not only support its members but also events and conferences.

Our amazing £1 meal offer is available every single day in the youth zone.

We are looking for someone to join the small team in the kitchen to support the operation and the duties required.

APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, please complete the application from and return to recruitment@wyz.org.uk or apply via our website at Work for Us.

In addition, please let us know of any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or the selection process.

In accordance with our Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures, this position requires an Enhanced DBS check.

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SEND Youth Worker (Personal care and 1-2-1)

Job Title: SEND Youth Worker (Personal care and 1-2-1)

Hours: Permanent: Mondays & Tuesdays from 3:30pm. Term time only

Salary: See job description form for more information

Location: Warrington Youth Zone

The Role

We are committed to creating an inclusive space for young people.

Your role will be central in supporting young people with disabilities to access the youth zone, overcoming whatever barrier preventing them to. You will support in a 121 or 124 capacity within our Junior and Senior sessions enabling young people with disabilities to participate in activities across the session.

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Seasonal Holiday Club Youth Activity Worker

Job Title: Seasonal Holiday Club Youth Activity Worker

Hours: Fixed Term - part-time & full-time during school holidays

Salary: National Living Wage

Location: Warrington (Dallam Lane)

THE ROLE 

Warrington Youth Zone delivers a Holiday Club each school holiday throughout the year, and we are looking for dedicated and committed support staff. You will be part of a fantastic team working with around 80 young people aged 7 – 12 years old (Holiday Club) planning and delivering Holiday Club activities.  Warrington Youth Zone has a host of fantastic facilities including a music room, gym, performing & creative arts studio plus a four-court sports hall, recreational area and outdoor space. We want young people during the holidays to have somewhere to go, something to do and someone to talk to all whilst having lots of FUN! 

As a member of the team, you will be responsible for delivering an exciting activity programme to young people in line with your skills and knowledge, whether that’s running a game of dodgeball in the sports hall or a dance in the performing arts studio to a visual arts or photography session.  

We are a diverse staff team with a range of skills from sports coaching, creative arts, team building to cooking and much more.  

Our Holiday Clubs run every day from 8am-6pm from the Youth Zone. There are a range of hours from part-time to full-time available during the school holidays. 

To apply, please complete the application form or send an up-to-date CV and return it to
recruitment@wyz.org.uk or apply via our website at Work for Us. In addition, please let us know
of any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or the selection
process.

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ASPIRE Support Worker

Job Title: ASPIRE Support Worker

Hours: Fixed Term - part-time & full-time during school holidays

Salary: National Living Wage

Location: Foxwood School, Woolston

THE ROLE 

OnSide Warrington Youth Zone is aiming to recruit highly motivated, innovative people to the role of Aspire Support Worker (delivering personal care or none personal care). They will play a vital role working alongside the support staff and Aspire Club Team to provide disability holiday club provision in the Warrington area.  Our programmes are focused on children and young people with additional needs aged 6-19.

We are looking for creative and energetic individuals to inspire, engage and motivate young people through holiday club programmes. 

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of supporting and engaging young people in a youth work setting. They will have experience of working with young SEND young people to ensure the safe delivery of all sessions. 

The role will encompass a diverse range of tasks and responsibilities. In return, you will receive a rewarding and challenging opportunity with a charity that is committed to the social and personal development of young people and work within a highly focussed team to contribute towards the growth of OnSide Warrington Youth Zone.

To apply, please complete the application form or send an up-to-date CV and return it to
recruitment@wyz.org.uk or apply via our website at Work for Us. In addition, please let us know
of any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or the selection
process.

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Youth Worker: Indoor Climbing Wall Instructor

Job Title: Youth Worker: Indoor Climbing Wall Instructor

Hours: Permanent: Part time from 8 to 24 hours a week

Salary: £10.92 per hour

Location: Warrington Youth Zone, Dallam Lane

Sports and outdoor pursuits, alongside the arts and youth work, is at the heart of Warrington Youth Zone’s offer to young people. 

The sports and climbing offer will be wide ranging, and as a member of the sports team, you will be key in ensuring young people have access to an exciting and engaging programme of adventurous activities that will be challenging, stimulating, fun, engaging and developmental. 

You will ensure the climbing wall is well used and maintained to a high standard by offering young people safe, exciting and challenging routes to climb in a friendly and welcoming environment.

You will provide supervision and advice to young people and support and guide members of Warrington Youth Zone’s staff and volunteers. 

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About WYZ

Warrington Youth Zone believes in ‘Inspiring young people to achieve’. We exist to support young people’s development, offering opportunities to gain, increase and develop skills, knowledge, self awareness and confidence, and enabling them to make positive and healthy life choices through our wide range of programmes aimed at different age groups.

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