Head of Youth Services

Valley CiDS

About Us


People and values are at the heart of who we are and what we do as charity and we are proud to employ talented colleagues from diverse backgrounds. Guided by our core values of Hope, Compassion, Belonging and Inclusion, we believe that everyone has a role to play in fulfilling our mission of 'Investing in the Next Generation' By joining us, you too, could play an important part in helping us to make a positive difference in the lives of children, young people and families through our many projects and initiatives.


Blend Youth Project represents the youth provision of the charity Valley CiDS. Working across both Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire, we provide a range of youth work activities, support services and education provision for young people in their local communities, with the purpose of creating safe spaces for young people to build new friendships, gain new skills, and to access valuable signposting and support services.  We believe passionately in positively affecting the life paths of young people, promoting their well-being, and enhancing their life chances.


Job Summary


As Head of Youth Services, you will be ambitious in your vision for the future of our work with young people, providing the strategic and operational leadership that takes us forward into the next chapter of our service growth and development in relation to both our youth & community work and alternative education provision.


You will provide motivational, enthusiastic, and enabling leadership to a team of youth workers and education tutors, building a culture of innovation. collaboration, and excellence that embodies our company values and ensures that each team member can participate in shaping the vision and strategy for service growth.


If you are interested in finding out more about this post please download the applicant pack (found below) which details the full job description and person specification.


Safer Recruitment


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will therefore be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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How to apply for the job

You can apply for this role by visiting our careers page :  https://valleycids.livevacancies.co.uk/#/job/details/57 

Valley CiDS

Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire, GB
Between £39,500.00 and £44,500.00 pa
Youth Work
Full Time
Sat, 01/06/2024
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