Staff

We have no staff vacancies at the moment. 

Volunteers
We’re recruiting a casework volunteer for our Croydon office, cooking volunteer for our Croydon Hub and Language Mentors in Brent. Please download our volunteer pack for information about Young Roots and what you’ll gain from volunteering with us, as well as role descriptions and person specifications.

Casework volunteer (Croydon): This is an exciting office-based casework volunteer opportunity to join our busy Croydon office one day per week (Wednesdays). For this role we are especially looking for reliable, organised and friendly volunteers who will be confident engaging with stressed or anxious young people. This role would suite someone who might be interested in pursuing a career in 1-to-1 advocacy and casework support.

TO APPLY

If you would like to apply for the Casework Volunteer position, please email completed application form to volunteering@youngroots.org.uk by 10am on Wednesday 12th February 2020. In your personal statement please address the person specification criteria we’re looking for, listed in the volunteer pack. We highly recommend you read our youth participation statement to understand more about how we work. Please note we will not accept CVs for the Casework Volunteer role.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 18th February in Croydon.

If you would like further information, please contact Michele at volunteering@youngroots.org.uk

Cooking volunteer: We’re looking for someone who’s confident in the kitchen and loves cooking up a (simple) storm! Someone who can facilitate young peoples’ learning in the kitchen at the same time as ensuring a meal is prepared for 15 – 30 people.

Language Mentor: We’re looking for people with a passion for teaching, who get excited when thinking of different approaches, exercises and resources to help people learn English. People comfortable in an informal teaching environment (i.e. not a classroom) who have buckets of patience.

TO APPLY We’re recruiting these roles on a rolling deadline until positions are filled, so please email a CV and personal statement (2 pages max.) to Michele at Volunteering@youngroots.org.uk asap. In your personal statement please address the person specification criteria we’re looking for, listed in the volunteer pack. We highly recommend you read our youth participation statement to understand more about how we work.

Trustees

We have no trustee vacancies at the moment.