We are recruiting! Young people aged 16-25

Posted on: 21/07/2022 in: News , Youth Blog
Today we've launched our recruitment for the Flourishing Futures Project Board! Paid opportunity!


Young Brent Foundation is a local membership charity that supports the children and young people’s sector in the borough. We are starting a new project in partnership with Spark! Hyde Housing, Brent Council, MTVH and Catalyst called Flourishing Futures. We are looking for young people aged 16-25 years to design questions and carry out an investigation into the experience of leaving school and finding good quality employment and careers. Also, to raise awareness of the challenges faced by young people from Chalkhill, Stonebridge and Church End in accessing resources and support in gaining employment.

GET INVOLVED!

We are looking for a diverse range of young people, representing a range of backgrounds and life experiences. Are you interested in important issues that affect your employment and career choices? Maybe you want to know more about the challenges young people face in getting into careers? Or maybe you want to make a difference?

We will ensure training is provided, work flexibly and at times and locations that suit you. Young Brent Foundation would encourage you to ask questions as we are always open to considering your ideas.

What's in for me? 

  • Develop leadership and research skills
  • Making a positive difference
  • Drive change and innovation
  • Gain fantastic work experience 
  • Meet like-minded young people
  • Paid at £11.05 per hour (minimum of 10 hours per month)

What will be asked of me?

  • Attend monthly meetings to provide comments and feedback on key plans and specific issues
  • Work with Flourishing Futures partners in a variety of ways including attending meetings contributing to social media or speaking at events
  • Work collaboratively with partners to ensure that the project is moving forward


Applications are now open!

Applications close on Monday 15th August.

Click here to apply