Southern Brooks Community Partnerships

Introduction to Youth Work Course

Introduction to Youth Work – Lawrence Weston

Course Overview

This Introduction to Youth Work course is suitable for anyone interested in working or volunteering with young people. It will cover an introduction to good practice, relevant legislation, what makes a good youth worker, planning activities using the NAOMIE model, career opportunities, and the key stages of adolescence. It will be an opportunity to exchange ideas and gain practical experience.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the purpose of youth work
  • The importance of building relationships
  • Identify the role of groups and their dynamics
  • The importance of equality and diversity
  • Indicate the importance of partnership working

Duration

2 hours per week for 8 weeks

What does it cost?

This course is FREE if you have less than a Level 2 qualification and aged over 19 years old.

If you are not eligible for a free place then please contact us for a price on 01454 868572.

When and Where

  • 5th Oct 2018 10am-12pm at Ambition Centre, Long Cross, Lawrence Weston, Bristol BS11 0RX
  • 8th Oct 2018 10am-12pm at Southern Brooks, Tyndale Primary School, Tyndale Ave, Yate, BS37 5EX
  • 18th Jan 2019 10am-12pm at The Greenway Centre, Doncaster Road, Southmead, BS10 5PY

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Learner Feedback

“Really good course, I enjoyed all of the activities and sessions. Ternaya always had time to answer questions and made everyone welcome.”

“Gaining more knowledge on the skills needed for youth work. Course worked really well – handouts and exercises really good. I kept engaged for the whole course which is unusual for me.”

Progression Opportunities

Booking Information

You can complete the secure booking form below or contact us on 01454 868570 or email training@southernbrooks.org.uk

Booking Form

Intro to Youth Work

Date

05 Oct 2018

Time

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Cost

Free to eligible learners

Location

Ambition Youth Centre
Lawrence Weston
Category

Organizer

Kelly Dibble
Phone
01454 868572
Email
training@southernbrooks.org.uk