Youth Development Workers (Bristol and Sheffield)

Children and Young People’s Work Team 

Salary:      £27,942 per annum

Contract:  Fixed term – 3 years

Hours:      Full-time – 35 hours per week

Location: One worker based in Bristol and one based in Sheffield

Britain Yearly Meeting is looking for experienced youth development workers to initiate, facilitate and deliver a range of opportunities aimed at increasing the engagement and participation of young Quakers (and other young people) aged 11–18. We need someone who can work with young people, build community, promote youth participation, and empower adults in Quaker meetings to respond more readily to young people.

You will need to be organised with the ability to plan, deliver, monitor, and evaluate projects and programmes for young people. You will need to be able to build positive relationships and communicate effectively with young people, colleagues and stakeholders.

For details of how to apply, go to and for more on our Children and Young People’s work, go to

Closing date:         Wednesday 14 March 2018

Interviews:            Interviews will be held in London on: Wednesday 28 March 2018 (for the Bristol post) and Thursday 29 March 2018 (for the Sheffield post)

submitted by Helen Chambers