Exciting New Job at Lurgan Y – APPLICATION CLOSED

October, 2015

       Lurgan YMCA

Job opportunity


Post:    Adventure Youth Development Worker

Salary £23,032 + pension offer – 37.5hrs p/wk                             3 year fixed term post.


To deliver mainstream youth work and adventure programmes & activities to local disadvantaged youth from all communities including those with disabilities.  The post is dedicated to developing young people’s confidence to take on new challenges, make positive choices, manage good relations preparing them for adult life and work.

 PersonYou will be outgoing, energetic, approachable, love meeting and spending time with under 18 year old young people.  You will be an excellent communicator and role model, be able to develop and maintain good professional relationship with youth.  You will be a good planner and facilitator,  understanding the complexities of an interface project.   You will have excellent IT skills.  You will be JNC qualified, hold minimum BCU/UKCC level 1 coach and on a committed pathway to Level 2 or ICU equivalent, be qualified in CWA or SPA.  You will have relevant current experience over the past 3 years in delivering adventure activities and youth work within developmental models.

Full Details:  For full detail of the job and an application pack, please email



Process:  Application forms and associated documents must arrive by email not later than 1100hrs Thursday 12 November.  Interviews Tuesday 17 November 2015.

The post commences 4th January 2016


Note:  We reserve the right to adjust the criteria or use the desired criteria to support selection.

YMCA Lurgan, a registered Charity, is an equal opportunities employer.  We welcome applicants from all communities.


                   Post supported by BBC Children in Need



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Call us: +44 (0)28 3832 1025
Email us: info@ymcalurgan.com
Find us: YMCA Lurgan
4 Carnegie Street
Co. Armagh
BT66 6AS
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