Woodrow High House
Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Amersham, HP7 0QG

Intermediate Apprenticeship in Activity Leadership

Woodrow High House delivers programmes for young people, covering outdoor education, sports and personal and social development to over 7,500 users of the House and Sports Centre every year. We are looking for a new team of apprentices to join the existing staff.

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If you…

  • Are passionate about the outdoors and want to help young people learn, develop and become the best they can be
  • Have great interpersonal skills and enjoy working with a range of young people and adults
  • Want the opportunity to develop a broad range of skills and gain new qualifications which could lead to a career in Education, Youth Work or Outdoor Pursuits and don’t mind working hard to achieve these things.

…then this is the perfect role for you!

To apply, you must be aged 18 or over by the end of January 2018 and meet the other criteria set out in the job description.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the set criteria.

Important dates to note:

Interviews will consist of a two-day assessment from 9.30am on Monday, 30th to 4pm on Tuesday, 31st October 2017. Please make sure you are available on these dates.  Applications must be received before this date.

Remuneration:

Salary: £7,644 per annum (£637 per month) plus free uniform and meals when at work. (N.B. this role is paid in accordance with the Apprentice National Minimum Wage and your rate of pay will rise in line with government policy from April 2018)

Pension: London Youth complies with the employer pension duties concerning pension auto-enrolment in accordance with Part 1 of the Pensions Act 2008. London Youth currently uses The People’s Pension as its pension vehicle and once you are eligible for auto-enrolment or opt into the scheme, London Youth will make employer contributions of 3% into the scheme on your behalf. You will be required to make contributions of to your pension account also.

Hours: 42 hours per week

Leave: 39 days per annum including bank holidays.

Term: 2nd January to 21st December 2018.

Accommodation: Due to the nature of the job we offer Apprentices accommodation on site. This accommodation is shared and charged at £194.67 per month (variable in line with the government’s set NMW accommodation offset rate).

Contract:

Term: 12 month contract starting 2nd January 2018

How to apply

If you are interested in applying, we’d love to hear from you! Please feel free to call us on 01494 433531 if you have any questions.

If you love the sound of the job, and meet the person specification and eligibility criteria, please apply by simply sending your CV and a Covering Letter by email to Rachael at rachael.fisher@londonyouth.org Or by post for the attention of Rachael Fisher: Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 0QG

Please do not apply if you do not meet the set criteria.

We will ask you at a later date to complete our Equal Opportunities Form and Declaration of Criminal Convictions Form.

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Job Description and Person Specification