Assistant Manager - Youth Work

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group
£29,239.09 to £34,204.21 per annum
30 Sep 2019
14 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Manager - Youth Work


£29,239.09 to £34,204.21 per annum

Permanent, Full Time


Wythenshawe Community Housing Group manages almost 14,000 properties providing homes to more than 20,000 people across Wythenshawe, Manchester and jobs for over 500 people.


The role

We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Youth Involvement Manager to join our team. This role will be responsible for the development and delivery of a programme of curriculum based activity programmes and youth/community participation projects. You will provide direct line management for four people and oversight for a team of approximately 13 youth and play workers as well as monitoring budgets and providing detailed performance reporting.


The main responsibilities include:

●        Developing and delivering a programme of engaging youth services across a range of platforms including building based, project and outreach programmes

●        Ensuring the quality of our projects meets funder expectations

●        Providing operational management for local youth clubs and designated curricular areas

●        Building key partnerships

●        Project planning to ensure that our service is within budget


The ideal candidate will have worked in a similar role so will be able to demonstrate experience in successfully developing and delivering personal, social and educational youth development programmes. You will be educated to a minimum of NVQ level 4 or equivalent in Youth and Community Work (or a similar relevant qualification) so will have a good understanding of the issues affecting young people. You will have significant experience of providing line management to staff and will be confident in liaising with a wide range of people from different backgrounds. 


Closing date: 14th October 2019

1st interviews: 23rd October 2019

2nd interviews: 29th October 2019