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Job Vacancy: Youth Education Officer

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Date(s) - 12/11/2019 - 10/12/2019
12:00 am - 5:00 pm


Job Description

Hours of work:         35 hours per week

Salary Scale:             NJC SCP (14-17): £22,462 – £23,836

Benefits:                    Flexible working, occupational maternity pay, occupational sick pay, individual training budget, 5% pension.

Based at our head office in St Neots

Job Summary

The post-holder will be key to the effective delivery of our programmes of work with young people. This role involves facilitating workshops with young people in schools and youth groups, creating workshops and monitoring and evaluation of the work. The post involves regular travel in and around London and occasional national travel.

Background to EqualiTeach

EqualiTeach is a not-for-profit equality training and consultancy organisation, working with educational settings England-wide to help promote equality and tackle discrimination in the classroom.

We provide:

  •   Equality, diversity and inclusion training for governors, teachers and support staff
  •   Interactive workshops with young people
  •   Production and updating of policies, strategies and guidance documents
  •   Production of training and educational resources

Details of the workshops that we currently deliver can be found on our website: http://www.equaliteach.co.uk/our-work/#Workshops

Key Tasks:

  • Delivering workshops on issues of equality
  • Development of new activities and workshops
  • Creating resources to support the delivery of workshops
  • Contributing to the general administration, well running and development of the organisation

Person Specification


Knowledge and Qualifications

  • Understanding of equality and inclusion issues


  • Experience of working with young people
  • Experience of delivering educational workshops

Skills and Competencies

  • Skilled and confident communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Intermediate level IT skills in standard Microsoft packages
  • Strong organisational skills
  • High levels of enthusiasm and motivation
  • A commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • A commitment to continuing personal development


Knowledge and Skills

  • Knowledge of classroom management
  • Knowledge of a range of effective teaching and learning techniques and styles
  • An understanding of equality legislation


  • Experience of teaching

Skills and Competencies

  • Ability to adapt to the needs of every pupil, to ensure that all young people are included

EqualiTeach is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds

To apply please complete an application form and equality monitoring form and e-mail both forms to Claire Currington: claire@equaliteach.co.uk

Download the forms here:

EqualiTeach Application Form

EqualiTeach Equalities Monitoring Form

Closing date for applications: 5pm Tuesday 10th December

Interviews will be held in St Neots on Wednesday 18th December

If you have any questions, or need any further information about this post, please e-mail: claire@equaliteach.co.uk