Youth Support Officer (Catering)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent, Temporary part-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £10000 - 20000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1377729

 Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join a brand new project within Orchardville, supporting young people in a catering environment.

Youth Support Officer – Orchardville

Orchardville is a registered charity under the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland.  We have been supporting people with Learning Disabilities and / or Autism in employment in Belfast for over 35 years.  Founded in 1982 by a group of parents and carers who sought a more challenging alternative to Day Centres, Orchardville has continued to grow geographically and the services offered have developed and expanded substantially over the years.

Salary:  £10,816 per annum

Hours:  25 hours per week (7.30am – 12.30pm Monday – Friday),

Location:  Orchardville @ The Foundry, City East, 68-72 Newtownards Road, Belfast BT4 1GW

This post is supported by the International Fund for Ireland through its Personal Youth Development Programme and will be offered on a 2-year fixed-term contract basis, with possibility for further extension

The post-holder will:

Perform day-to-day catering duties in the cafe, while coaching and mentoring young people to develop employability skills in catering including front of house skills, customer service, barista and table service and food preparation. Assist the Youth Outreach Officer in the implementation of all aspects of the Personal Youth Development Programme

Closing Date:  Monday 17th December 2018 at 12 noon.

CV’s will not be accepted.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications form all suitably qualified persons.  However, an analysis of the composition of our workforce has revealed that men, members of the Roman Catholic community and those from ethnic minority backgrounds are currently under-represented.  We would therefore particularly welcome applications form men, Roman Catholics and those from ethnic minority backgrounds.  All apoointments will be made solely on the basis of merit.