Youth Action is a charity that works with over 5,000 young people. Encouraging young people to empower themselves is at the heart of positive action. If you share our belief that young people are part of the solution to problems, rather than part of the problem, we want to hear from you.
Assistance required with general administration in respect of office work, supporting the Events Team for Youth Action. This opportunity is based at our Central Office.
You will write stories/ press releases/ case studies for Youth Action. These stories will be published on the website, newsletter and in the local press. The benefits you will recieve is getting practicle experience in the workplace and having your stories published in local and regional news.
Youth Action works with 8 - 25 year olds on a number of local projects in the day and at evenings. These consist of fun and rewarding projects and educatuional based themes. Activities also take place in school and college holidays. You will be assist and support stafff and volunteers in planning and delivering a number of community projects.
The benefits to you will be getting practicle experience in youth work, so would you like to make a difference?
Want to promote Youth Action work to get other young people interested in having a say on what matters to them? You will experience different marketing and communications methods across the board - internet, email, mailings, events and more. You will be responsible for designing flyers, adverts, e-bulletins and other marketing and communications documents. You will lead on updating certain areas of our database and our website. You will get involved with special projects, our new brand and Youth Action events.
We are looking for dedicated volunteers to carry out small, low-risk repair and maintenance jobs at the Youth Action premises. Experience and skills in general DIY, joinery and other practical tasks are essential, taking into account health and safety law, policies and risks to others.