Youth Participation Co-ordinator

Part time fixed term contract (six months)

£21,500 to £31,500 FTE depending on experience

Closing date: Friday 25 June 5pm


Thomas Pocklington Trust is a national charity dedicated to delivering positive change for blind and partially sighted people.

We are looking for a part time fixed term, Youth Participation Co-Ordinator to manage the Young Voices Youth Participation Group, ensuring active participation of young people from the vision impairment community. This will involve evening and weekend work with Children and Young People according to their needs.

You will need to have experience of working with young people, (a youth work qualification is desirable). You will need to have knowledge of and understand the needs of needs of blind and partially sighted young people.

An excellent communicator, organiser and planner is needed, as you will be facilitating events, using monitoring and evaluation systems and contributing the Engagement Teams work at a national level.

We particularly welcome applications from blind and partially sighted people.


To apply

Read the job description for the role here

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If you have any questions about the role, please send these by email to the same email address and we will reply as soon as possible.

Closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 25 June 2021


We require all applicants to have the appropriate right to work in the UK.

This role is subject to a basic DBS check.


The interview process

The interview process will include an initial screening process, a first online interview for those candidates who are shortlisted, and we are hoping to be able to do a face to face second interview for those taken forward. This will of course follow all necessary rules of social distancing in place at the time of interview. If this is not possible, this interview will also be done online.

If you have access needs or require reasonable adjustments as part of the recruitment process, please let us know.



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