The Canal & River Trust is one of the UK’s largest charities, we maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, along with museums, archives and the country’s third largest collection of protected historic buildings – preserving them for future generations
We are currently recruiting for a Youth Development Officer (North).
The successful candidate will provide specialist support to central and local teams relating to all aspects of youth engagement whilst building effective relationships with partner organisations to deliver a range of projects/interventions for young people between 13 & 25 years old; increasing youth engagement and informal/non-formal learning opportunities across the Trust.
This post is a 12 month temporary vacancy & can be based at our Northwich, Ellesmere Port, Leeds, Red Bull or Wigan office.
This job involves regulated activity with children and adults at risk as defined by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012. Therefore, an Enhanced Criminal Record check will be undertaken by the successful candidate prior to employment.
A criminal record is not necessarily a bar to employment with us. HR will advise, and decisions made on a case by case basis.
Knowledge, Experience & Skills:
In addition to your annual salary, we can offer Car Cash Allowance, competitive contributory DC Pension scheme arrangement, and numerous other employee benefits, including several salary sacrifice benefits.
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors of the community. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do.
When you join the Canal & River Trust you become a member of an engaged team working to preserve our heritage for future generations. Come and put your skills to use on our waterways.
Find out more about the work we do on our website: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/about-us