Charity registered in Scotland SC036018
To target and develop purposeful links with children and young people (C&YP) particularly those from black and minority ethnic (B/ME) communities in West/South West Edinburgh
To develop and deliver SCOREscotland’s Child and Family Additional Support Service;
to respond to substantial need for additional support amongst some B/ME families in liaison with our Y&CDO and to represent these needs (in tandem with this officer) to other relevant agencies where required.
To promote C&YP’s health and wellbeing and better outcomes
Purpose of Role
To market, lead and deliver youth work activities for young people aged 17 to 24 years in South West Edinburgh, particularly but not exclusively those young people from a Black or Minority Ethnic background. You will work with one other group leader under the supervision of the Youth and Children’s Development Officer.
The activities aim to help young people to: meet new people; increase their confidence and self-esteem; improve their health and wellbeing; learn new skills and find new interests and hobbies; develop their ambitions and aspirations; feel safer in the local community; become more active and contribute more as citizens; get the support and advice that they need.