Vacancy: Team Leader (3 posts available)

Applications for this position are now closed

Are you someone who can motivate and lead a team of amazing people to deliver youth work?

Are you someone who can drive excellent youth work through exciting activities and projects?

Are you someone who wants to make a massive difference in the lives of thousands of young people?

If the answer is yes, then we want to hear from you!

We are Carlisle Youth Zone (CYZ), a charity set up to give young people the opportunity to discover their passion and their purpose. Following the launch of an ambitious new 5-year strategy, we have 3 x new Team Leader vacancies to provide operational leadership, oversight and delivery for our Junior (7 – 11yrs), Senior (12yrs+) and Inclusion provision with and for young people.

Our vision is simple – to provide a safe and fun place where the potential of young people is developed and fulfilled. In achieving this, our work is transforming lives, improving outcomes and making a real difference to young people. These roles will be key members of the CYZ Leadership Team and will offer lots of scope for ideas and development, and offer a fantastic blend of practical delivery combined with leadership and influence.

If this sounds like a role for you then please download our recruitment pack and application form from below.

For any questions, please call Clint Howat (Youth Work Manager) on 01228 516280.

Salary – £24,589 (FTE)

The strength of CYZ and the OnSide network of Youth Zones is the diversity of its people, and we are actively promoting and advancing diversity and inclusion, ensuring a culture where everyone can be themselves and thrive. We welcome all applications and especially encourage those from under-represented groups including Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic individuals, people with disabilities, and members of LGBTQ+ community.

In accordance with our Safer Recruitment procedures, this post requires us to complete an Enhanced DBS check with a Children’s Barred List check. We accept completed application forms only – CV’s will not be accepted. We request no agency contact.

Please download the Job Pack from below, which includes:

· Profile and Job specification

· Competencies framework

· Application form (both Word and PDF versions available)

 Click Here to Download Application Pack

To apply: complete the application form and return it to

Closing date: 9am on Thursday 14th July 2022

Interview date: Wednesday 27th or Thursday 28th July 2022