Detached youth worker funding scheme discussion paper by Geoff Henley

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Published by Ministry of Recreation and Sport of the Dept. of Internal Affairs in [Wellington] .

Written in English

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  • New Zealand.


  • Social work with youth -- New Zealand.

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Statementby Geoff Henley.
SeriesOccasional paper on youth ;, no. 5
ContributionsNew Zealand. Ministry of Recreation and Sport.
LC ClassificationsHV1441.N44 H45
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL3915670M
LC Control Number81481791

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With the proposed development of the ′youth professional′ and the consolidation of graduate professional qualifications, this is an important time for youth work. This book sets out the current state of debate about youth work for those considering, or about to embark on, a degree course.

Contemporary debates in youth work are explored, and help to give students a sense of its history and 5/5(1). 2 Our detached youth work practice guidelines Definition & Purpose Definition Detached youth work has been defined in a number of ways.

The definition below draws on the expertise of youth workers around the country. For our purposes; Detached Youth Work is one way of delivering a high quality service toFile Size: KB.

The Detached Youth Worker Funding Scheme () The first detached youth worker was funded by the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) in The scheme allowed for youth workers to operate separately from established agencies, and work with young people on their own Size: KB. WORK ENVIRONMENT a) Hours of work: The post-holder will work an agreed number of hours per week on a casual basis which will include working evenings and weekends.

Additional hours may be needed to complete the job-requirements or new youth work as funding allows. Detached work is a well established part of youth work which complements formal youth work. Historically it has been and continues to be a beneficial work forming a wider network of young people who may not otherwise have access to youth workers.

County Councils are not the only agencies that value the work of detached youth workers. First of all before you start to go into the details of setting up your detached youth work project, you need to distinguish the difference between outreach and detached work. Often majority of the people confuse it with outreach work.

I will therefore provide a working definition of both detached youth work and outreach work for your reference so that there is no confusions.

Graeme Tiffany explores questions about detached youth work and the Track and Trace programme The experience of working in the context of COVID19 has sparked a range of questions previously under-explored (if not unexplored) in the.

One London youth worker reported managing 26 different funding streams, all of which required different information during the application process and different sets of information as part of the.

The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit. Published 2 September Last updated 30 October — see all updates.

News Detached Programme for Young People Launched. A new model of youth work Detached youth worker funding scheme book intensive outreach work with the most excluded young people often through street work where identifiable youth workers reach out to young people in very vulnerable situations was launched by Minister for Children & Young People, at Youth Work Irelands Consensus Conference Equality 17 in.

Written by a detached youth worker together with his partner, and illustrated with case studies, photographs and posters involving young people with whom he has worked for many years, this book brings to life the fun, enjoyment, challenges and difficulties of detached youth work everywhere.

It also contains numerous photocopiable project Reviews: 2. Supports EA registered local youth work organisations to bring about positive change to the quality of youth work delivery based on assessed need and a strength based approach to planning and delivery.

Available For up to 3 years. Funding size Up to £, per annum. Application deadline Stage 1: 3rd September @ 4pm. Application. detached work. Good work is usually associated with enthusiastic, highly motivated, well-qualified staff. • DfEE funding has been well used and has successfully encouraged organisations to be innovative, to develop partnerships and to improve their quality assurance, curriculum Detached youth worker funding scheme book and youth work.

• Detached work – making contact with young people who cannot, or choose not to, use youth centres. Detached youth workers meet young people in their own spaces, for instance parks, bus shelters, shopping centres or on the street.

Through developing non-judgmental relationships they work with individuals and groups to help them address. A uniform definition for ‘detached youth work’ is a topic that has been the subject of hot debate over the years.

The term ‘detached work’, reported to have first been heard in the UK from the USA in has come to mean a whole range of interventions outside of a building. When people talk about street-based work they can be describin. Youth work is for all young people, with particular focus on those aged 10 to 25 from all aspects of Irish life, urban, rural, all nationalities and social classes.

Youth work is provided primarily by voluntary organisations, with statutory support from the Department of. Ability to work with a range of volunteers including detached youth workers on the streets, volunteer Youth Mentors and support work volunteers within the office or external locations.

Willing to do regular evening and weekend work as required. Computing skills (for records management and reporting). difference that your youth group makes to young people.» Plan future events and activities.» Report back to your funder.

Here is what some voluntary leaders said about their experiences of completing the CashBack Small Grants Scheme report. “Don’t be put off by the project reporting; the CashBack Small Grants scheme report is very.

Thanks to funding from the Big Lottery, Wythenshawe Community Housing Group (WCHG) has launched a new detached youth work Project in Wythenshawe as part of their youth involvement team. Youth workers now work across several Wythenshawe ‘hotspots’ with a brief to make contact and work with young people aged years, particularly those.

Federation For Detached Youth Work. likes. The FDYW exists to; Improve the quality of detached youth work practice in the UK through its support; promotion and development.

Advance the. Youth groups operating in rural communities can apply for grants of between £ and £ to provide more and/or better youth work opportunities for young people. The funding is being made available in response to the challenges which rural youth groups are facing in funding the delivery of community based youth work.

InLinx worked with individual young people agesdelivered youth work sessions, hours of detached work, hours of one-to-one support and overall contributed 7, staff hours dedicated to quality youth work across Middlesbrough.

Detached Youth Worker Caister, Norfolk Youth and Community Manager Front line delivery of detached youth work project To deliver a youth work project. This is a detached work youth project in Caister. This will be Friday Evenings every week from pm – pm.

Qualified to a minimum of Level 2 in youth work or equivalent. MAIN. Haringey received the biggest amount of funding in the first round of the Mayor’s Young Londoners Fund (external link) to deliver our Haringey Community Gold scheme to support young people to discover their talent and fulfil their potential.

Haringey Community Gold uses a strengths based public health approach to engaging young people and. The Football Foundation has a Facilities Grant Scheme for projects that improve facilities for football and other sport in local communities. Ford Britain Trust. Ford Britain Trust have small grants of up to £ for work supporting activities with clear benefit to the community, work with young people/children, schools, special.

The Youth Work Foundation has made grants of £27k to help support youth workers to study for professional qualifications, it announced independent charity administered by the National Youth Agency, it has awarded 35 bursaries of £ and 10 scholarships of £2, to help those who want to study for JNC recognised youth work qualifications.

Youth and Community Service, Holway Centre, Byron Road, Taunton Somerset TA1 2JD Telephone: () Fax: () Email: [email protected] Join our Mailing List. View this year's focus areas COVID special grants call. The Foundation’s Grants Programme supports innovative project ideas and approaches that seek to strengthen the ability of civic voices to engage with governments to improve governance and development outcomes through their.

Community Youth Work Quarterly Report Form Youth worker: Emma Edwards Area: Steyning, Upper Beeding, Bramber & Ashurst Date: 25th February Page1!of!6#####CYW!Quarterly!ReportForm.

Main!areasof!work!sincelast!report. As part of the Government’s commitment to the youth sector, it is investing £, this year in a new Youth Worker Bursary Fund to attract youth workers from a variety of backgrounds.

As the Army say, you can’t beat boots on the ground, and so it is with detached youth work. Effective time spent on the streets having dialogue and listening to young peoples’ needs is the reason for the success of the project. The team’s 49 years experience between them allows for a well delivered and high quality service over a seven year period in the most deprived area of North Tyneside.

This assignment will attempt to look at the role of a youth worker and identify what is meant by the term youth, and how youth work has changed over the years.

This will follow by a look at how the delivery of services to young people has changed, in response to the growing influence of technology and communication between adults and young people.

Youth Work Ireland states in its mission and vision that it has an unambiguous commitment to involving young people in society and to affecting change in the world. These commitments also have consequences for our participation work. Youth Work Ireland participation work is not just about ensuring that young people are given opportunities to.

A youth outreach worker in his early 20s, he's full of wisecracks about the mischievous kids he works with, and mimics their street slang, to hilarious effect. He's intelligent, perceptive - and. whom we provided an agreed portfolio of detached youth work in Consett.

This grant was in the form of direct financial resource (circa. 15k per annum), a Level Three Youth Worker and Sessional Support staff. DCC also required specific outcomes and feedback and provided statutory guidelines, policies and procedures for youth work operation.

Community Development Scheme (CDS) supports community, hapū, iwi, Pacific and ethnic groups to work together, generate their own solutions to local issues, and work towards becoming more self-reliant and resilient.

Grants are available to employ and support a community development worker to carry out the project and/or to contribute towards. Detached Youth Worker Southtown Common and Middlegate Estate GY Youth and Community Manager Front line delivery of detached youth work project To deliver a youth work project with a focus on reducing substance misuse and anti-social behaviour This is a detached work youth project in two sites in the Great Yarmouth area.

Funding for services to young people comes mainly from central and local government. While the government sets notional levels of expenditure, local authorities have the scope to vary these, either up or down.

The level of funding Detached youth work, award schemes. A study by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation managed to make contact with detached youth work projects, with geographical coverage far from even and funding insecure The Federation for Detached Youth Work has no figures on the number of workers that are employed in the sector, but the Joseph Rowntree Foundation research suggests there are.

And all who work in a voluntary capacity. To date during the Covid pandemic, our volunteers have worked over hours, providing resources, webinars and developing policies to support detached youth workers and young people. Thank you to each and everyone of our amazing volunteers.

#detachedyouthwork #youthwork. Resources for detached youth workers. Most detached workers carry a ‘kit bag’ or ‘rucksack’ and this is a guide to materials that it should contain: Contact card from the project/centre and ID Information from other agencies appropriate to targeted group/s.

Recording sheet and pen Personal alarm Torch Map.teams/officers that form the Spokes team. The Detached Team and Youth Development Officer are seconded to Mahdlo from Oldham council and work within the area alongside Mahdlo’s Lead Youth Worker and her team of Youth support workers.

Together they form the Spokes team that is overseen by the District Youth Work manager.The training was initially created in response to a needs assessment with youth workers and those working with young people. It became even more important when Covid became apart of our lives back in Marchand since then has helped support youth workers .

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