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NCS Assistant Youth Mentor

Location: Bexley, North Kent, West Kent
CACT/NCS/AYM
Closing Date: 11/01/2019
Interview date: 18/01/2019

This summer around 1000 young people aged 15-17 will be taking part in the NCS programme run by Charlton Athletic Community Trust (CACT) across South East London and Kent. NCS is a 3/4 week programme designed to help young people become more rounded individuals by building their confidence and developing life skills. 

The programme involves a week away at an activity camp followed by a week on site at a prestigious university. After this, the participants will then return to their local communities to plan and deliver a social action project of their design.

To help deliver this exciting programme, CACT is looking for enthusiastic and committed applicants to work in the role of Assistant Youth Mentor. Assistant Youth Mentors will work alongside a Youth Mentor to help guide a team of 10-15 young people through their NCS experience.

In their role, Assistant Youth Mentors will need to encourage, motivate and inspire their team to get the most out of their NCS experience. To do this, candidates will need to be confident and engaging as well as flexible and supportive.

NCS is an experience of a lifetime that has the potential to change a young person’s outlook and future. As an Assistant Youth Mentor, you will therefore get the chance to inspire the youth of today by acting as a positive role model. To help achieve this goal, CACT will provide training and support to help all successful candidates excel in their role.

For further information please download an application pack from the red box on the right of this page.

To apply for this role, please send a completed application form detailing how you meet the requirements of the role and an equal opportunities form to:

jobs@cact.org.uk

Or via post, marked private and confidential to:

Hayley Clive

Charlton Athletic Community Trust

CAFC Training Ground

Sparrows Lane

New Eltham

SE9 2JR

CACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any job offer is subject to satisfactory employment references and Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks.

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