Children and Young Persons Intervention


Children and Young Persons Intervention Facilitator


Based at: Children & Young Persons Centre, Bedminster

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours per week  (Monday – Friday)

Salary: Hay 9 (£22,183 - £25,481)

Closing date: 12:00 Noon on 29 October 2021


Do you have a passion for working with young people to have a positive impact on their lives? We have a new opportunity to join our Children and Young Persons team as an Intervention Facilitator.


This role will give you the opportunity to support the work of our Children and Young Persons team in raising awareness to young persons of the dangers of fire, arson, water and road traffic collisions. Within this role you will support the design and delivery of appropriate interventions for young people to reduce the number of fire, arson, water and road related incidents affecting these youth groups.


We are looking for an individual who has relevant experience of practical teaching, youth work, or working with large groups of children and young persons. It is essential that you have the ability to build rapport with young persons and deal with individuals in an empathetic and confidential manner.


The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, innovative and self-motivated in order to work effectively within a busy team. You must also be computer literate and be able to plan, organise and manage your own workload.


It is essential to this role that you hold a current full UK driving licence.

*As you will be working directly with children and vulnerable young people, appointment to this post is subject to a DBS check.*


To see the full duties of the role and candidate criteria required please see the job description provided.


How to apply:


The job description and application is available to download below.
Once you have read the job description please complete the application form telling us how you meet the requirements of the role - tell us how your skills, qualifications and experience match those required for this role, and provide examples wherever you can. The information you give us will assist us in our shortlisting process.


Completed applications must be submitted to Human Resources, Avon Fire & Rescue Service, Police & Fire Headquarters, PO Box 37, Valley Road, Portishead, Bristol BS20 8JJ by the closing date and time. Alternatively, you can email your application to Late applications will not be accepted. 


Please quote job reference number 1518 on any communications. Thank you.




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