Berkshire Youth supports clubs and groups in providing safe environments in which young people can explore new ideas, activities and opportunities.  We do this by building on local agendas, responding to the needs of young people and local communities, offering support to local partners and direct provision as appropriate.

If you would like to be part of the Berkshire Youth team or work for a club check out the vacancies below.

Job Vacancies

Fusion Street based Youth Worker - An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Youth Worker to join our Team at the Thatcham Fusion Youth Project.  Working as a street based Youth Worker engage with vulnerable young people in a range of  youth settings including streets, parks, estates, youth hubs, schools and voluntary organisations, to consult a future youth offer  ensuring young people can have a say in the future of services in Thatcham, supporting the voice of young people.

Our Fusion project seeks to work with young people to improve safety and promote well-being of young people by focusing on working with young people involved with or vulnerable to becoming involved with crime, anti-social behaviour and/or substance misuse.

You will need some experience in youth work and skills in engaging young people, regardless of their background.  On-going training will be provided for the successful applicant.

You will need to be prepared to work unsociable hours as the role is for 3 – 9 hours per week, Monday to Sunday, delivery includes afternoons and evenings. The role will up to 31st March 2020 with review of project after 1 year. 

This post requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.  A clear driving license and use of a car are essential for this post. 

Salary will be £7.62 – £9.89 per hour

To apply please send your application form and covering letter via email or by post to Sue Tabor, Berkshire Youth, 44 Watlington Street , Reading , RG14RJ or email Sue.tabor@berkshireyouth.co.uk

Download an application form and Equal Opportunities form

The Britwell Youth & Community Project is recruiting for the following positions: Youth Worker (Evenings), Sports Development Worker, Senior Youth Worker (School Holidays).  Please contact Admin & Finance Officer at qudsia.rahim@britwellyouthproject.org.uk or call 01753 526802 for a job specification and application pack.  Deadline for submitting applications is Friday 28th July, 5pm.

SPLAT and Fit4YOUth are looking for part-time staff.  Download further information here.