- Job posted on: 21st Jan 2021
- Applications close:
This project is funded by Manningham Council and is in partnership with Manningham Youth Services and Gateway Local Learning and Employment Network (L LEN.) The project will run from March-September 2021.
The Manningham Youth Employment Pathways Project (MYEPP) Officer under the supervision of Manningham Volunteer Resource Services [MVRS] will work in partnership with Manningham Youth Services and Gateway LLEN to oversee the delivery of school-based employment education programs and be responsible for connecting young people in a number of short-term volunteer placement roles. Building on existing networks, the MYEPP Project Officer will be responsible for building relationships with community organisations, businesses and young people, to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes.
The program is intended to offer rich opportunities both for youth participants and for participating organisations. The program will empower youth to feel job-ready; and offer opportunities for learning, skill development and experience in the workforce; as well as giving community organisations and businesses an opportunity to invest in youth volunteering.
This program will foster health and wellbeing benefits for all parties, through promoting increased engagement, social connection and forming of ongoing partnerships. This role is a dynamic opportunity that would suit someone who has a passion for youth, volunteering and/or community development, and is comfortable working with competing deadlines.
A position description is attached.