Job Vacancy

Youth Worker

Harmonised Pay Scale fixed point 15 (£18,684 pro rata)

 Bishop Auckland College is seeking to recruit a Youth Worker who will be responsible for supporting young people, predominantly in the 16-19 age group, to ensure that they stay in learning and achieve positive outcomes.  The main focus will be the young peoples’ personal, social, cultural and educational development.

The successful candidate will have a Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject area, Safeguarding Level 1 (to be achieved within 6 weeks) and Level 2 qualifications in Literacy and Numeracy (or be willing to work towards within 2 years).

Applicants will also have experience of engaging with young people.

To apply for this post please download the application form and appendix or for more information email

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Bishop Auckland College is an equality and diversity employer. We are committed to recruiting a more diverse workforce that reflects the people we serve.

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Completed applications should be emailed back to: or posted to

HR Department
Bishop Auckland College
Bishop Auckland campus
Woodhouse Lane
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 6JZ

For more information or if you have a disability and need help completing the application please email: or contact our 24 hour answering service on 01388 443108.

Bishop Auckland College is committed to the safeguarding and the welfare of all learners and any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS disclosure. All teaching staff will be required to register with the Institute for Learning.