True North – Youth Worker

True North is a diversionary activity mentoring project for 10-14 year olds identifying as male in the Exeter area. True North mentees will be referred for one of the following reasons: been affected by domestic abuse or been a victim of crime or be displaying challenging behaviour in the home.  

Our mentees need a proactive, positive and compassionate Youth Worker who understands that teenage years can be difficult to navigate. You will have a talent for making our mentees realise their potential and talents and find their own solutions to life’s difficulties.  

This post is an ideal opportunity to contribute to multi-agency meetings, develop your skill set in terms of working with young people and make a positive difference to the life of a young person. 

This post will require you to provide 1:1 mentoring in the evening from Monday to Thursday and about once a month at the weekend at True North group activities. 

12 hours per week 

Fixed term until August 2023 

NJC Scale 17 – £24,920 pro rata 

Application closing date: midnight Sunday 3rd July 2022 

Interview date: Monday 11th July 2022 

For further information about this post, please contact or call Karen on 07516 019088. 

We would welcome applications from people with disabilities, Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds, LGBT+ and from different socio-economic and educational backgrounds, as these are currently under-represented at ECI.

The role is restricted to men only due to the nature of the role. The Occupational Requirement under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies.

ECI are committed to safeguarding and this post requires an enhanced disclosure.

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