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Due to continued growth, the Positive Youth Foundation are looking to recruit candidates to join our growing team based in central Coventry.

Due to continued growth, the Positive Youth Foundation are looking to recruit candidates to join our growing, sociable team based in central Coventry. The foundation is more active than ever, taking a key role as honorary partner of Coventry’s successful bid to become the UK City of Culture and lead agency of the newly formed Coventry Youth Partnership, designed to help young people across Coventry access opportunities.

 We are dedicated in working with young people from the ages of 8-25 across a variety of disciplines including health, community safety and education. Candidates must have a genuine interest in working with young people, the personality to build relationships and relish the opportunity to manage your own workload with minimum supervision.

As an employee at the Positive Youth Foundation, you’ll play a part in delivering our nationally recognized, award winning sessions which receive accolades for their creativity, innovation and ability to produce impressive outcomes for young people. You will be rewarded to see the positive impact you have on young people, first-hand.

We meet the needs of young people by making our sessions accessible in every way; therefore, you will need flexibility to work at varied times, which could include evenings and weekends where necessary. We’re looking for people who want to work alongside a motivated team and can hit the ground running.

If this sounds like an organisation you’d like to work for, we’d invite you to send in an application by clicking on the respective job role below for the relevant job description and person specification.


Youth Voice Coordinator

Salary £23,982 - £27,180
40 Hours per week (1 Year Fixed Term Contract)

T H E  R O L E :

The role will lead on elements of PYF’s Youth Voice programmes, with a main focus on our Comic Relief funded #iwill Social Action programme – Head Positive. The post holder will support targeted and potentially reluctant young people to co-produce and engage in meaningful social action campaigning, volunteering & leadership as well as youth consultancy.

The coordinator will be a creative individual who is passionate about supporting young people’s personal development. The youth worker should have experience of delivering social action and will be working directly with young people, volunteers and the full staff team. 


Please submit a cover letter and CV to  info@positiveyouthfoundation.org

Deadline for applications: Monday 20th July, 5pm.