CGL Positive Choices young people’s service provides a fully integrated risk taking behaviour (Substance Misuse, Sexual Health, Unhealthy Partner Relationships and Hidden Harm) service across Coventry City for young people up to the age of 18 (24 if LAC). The service works in a holistic way with young people and works closely with local partners in ensuring a multi-agency approach to supporting young people and families with complex issues.
We are currently looking for an Engagement and Outreach Volunteer who will provide outreach support to our service users, families, professionals and to the wider community. An important aspect of this role is to promote the service within local services/schools and community events. Our service also organise and facilitate timetabled activities to promote our service user’s engagement in positive activities which will be supported by the Engagement and Outreach Volunteer.
CGL are committed to creating an inclusive environment, which celebrates difference and allows our staff and service users to flourish. We recruit the very best staff from a wide range of backgrounds, ensuring service user’s benefit from our diverse skills and expertise. We always work to the principles of fairness and equality of opportunity in all our recruitment processes.
We also expect an assertive approach to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children, young people and adults, and applicants to these posts will need to demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to best safeguarding practice.
Interview date: Monday 1st July 2019