• Part Time
  • Hull

Website BASIS Yorkshire

At Basis our mission is to empower women and young people to stay safe and make positive choices

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a key individual to join Basis Yorkshire in partnership with MESMAC. The CSE project in Hull is a subcontracted piece of work sitting within Yorkshire MEMSAC’s Sexual Health Prevention Service. This role will be embedded in their young person’s outreach team to support staff, professionals and service users.

Basis Yorkshire is an award winning small charity that was founded in 1986 and now operates across Yorkshire. This is a unique opportunity to join a challenging and vibrant organisation, working with women and young people who are involved in sex work or being sexually exploited. For more information about what Basis Yorkshire does and its values, please visit our website.

We are looking to appoint:-

Young People’s CSE Outreach Worker
Part time Post (17.5 hours per week)
Salary: £24,500 per annum pro rata

Our energy for and commitment to our work makes us a vibrant and resilient organisation with a strong and compassionate workforce.  You’ll be working out of Yorkshire MESMAC’s office in Hull as well as meeting young people in community settings, flexibly providing services that they need, where they want them.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people, can embrace our core values of respect and trust and will support us in providing a unique service through their creative approach.

You will need to have:

  • A passion for empowering and enabling  young people
  • Experience of building and managing successful relationships with external organisations to effectively support  young people
  • Relevant experience working directly with young people who may be at significant risk of harm.
  • An ability to thrive in an environment that is often challenging and pressurised.
  • A full, clean UK driving licence and use of car.

You will be based in Hull with travel to our Leeds office at times (monthly) and may need to work unsocial hours.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 13th June 2019

Basis is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults at risk.This post will be subject to enhanced DBS check.

In addition to being part of a fun, dynamic and vibrant workforce, we offer a benefits package including flexible working, contributory pension, childcare vouchers and an Employee Assistance package.

If you do need to speak to someone regarding your application you can contact the Basis office on 0113 2430036 or alternatively e-mail: info-basis@basisyorkshire.org.uk

The closing date for applications is 12 midnight Sunday 2nd June 2019, please note applications received after this time will not be considered.

Basis is committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community. Only applicants who have the right to work in the UK or have a valid visa or work permit for a minimum of 6 months at the time of application will be considered for this role.

Charity No. 1120350, Company Limited by Guarantee No. 6192097

Basis Yorkshire, 94 North Street, Leeds, LS2 7PN

To apply for this job please visit basisyorkshire.org.uk.