14 October, 2021

YST Job Vacancies

We are pleased to be advertising for several youth support worker positions within the Youth Support Team in our centres in Cheltenham, Cirencester, Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud and Tewkesbury. The roles are sessional positions for between 6 - 9 hours per week.

  • Youth Support Worker

To support vulnerable young people and those with complex needs to make effective transitions into adulthood.  To establish relationships with young people and support them in undertaking tasks, engaging in activities and developing life skills and helping them overcome barriers to participation and achievement.

The post holder will assist with the planning and delivery of a programme of youth work in consultation with young people, other team members and the immediate line manager of the project.

Closing date: 28/10/21

Click on these links for more info, to download the full job description and person specification:


Please contact Julie Shaw if you require further information before applying


Shaw Trust is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive working environment, where every employee, regardless of their background or lived experience, feels that they belong and can progress in their career.  We are Disability Confident Leaders, support the guaranteed interview scheme and use of the government’s Access to Work scheme. Living our values we are keen to reflect the diversity of UK society at every level within our organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community including from people with lived-experience and/or knowledge of disability or social exclusion. If you have accessibility requirements and would like information in a different format, email: HRService.Centre@shaw-trust.org.uk to make alternative arrangements.