Paid Opportunities

Youth Worker Assistant – Breakout Youth (Isle of Wight)

Breakout Youth Project are looking to appoint a new Youth Worker Assistant to work with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual and Transgender young people and develop Breakout Youth services across the Isle of Wight.

This position is for 6 hours per week delivering two evening youth work sessions per week.

We are looking for people who are committed to young people and youth work, reliable, thorough, organised, flexible, able to use their initiative and work within policies and procedures. Behaving in a professional manner meeting workplace expectations and requirements while recognising boundaries.  This is an exciting opportunity to develop further the foundation work which has been completed to date.

The Breakout Youth Team are a newly formed team managed by a committed and passionate project manager. We offer a supportive environment, training, annual leave entitlement as well as other benefits. We welcome, value and celebrate difference and diversity.

For an informal chat about this position please call Natalie on 02380 224 224
This position requires you to complete an enhanced DBS check and full references.

Starting salary: SCP 3 (£18,065 pro rata based on 37 hours FTE) equating to £2929.46 per annum.  This is a fixed term contract until 31st March 2020.
Hours: 6 hours per week worked over evenings and occasional day time/weekends.
Essential car user: Yes
Apply by:  Emailing an application form to*
Applications Close: 9am Thursday 10th October 2019
Interview date: Thursday 17th October 2019


Youth Worker Assistant – Breakout Youth IOW – Job Description and Person Spec

Job Application Pack – Youth Worker Assistant Breakout Youth – Isle of Wight


N.B. Please note that only completed applications will be considered. We will not accept CVs as a job application.

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Volunteering Opportunities

If you’re interested in supporting Breakout with your time, why not volunteer!

We are currently seeking Volunteer Youth Workers and Trustees too if you are interested in helping to run Breakout.

Please contact us at for more info on Volunteering and to contact the trustees please email: