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 karen.delmege@eci.org.uk 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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