Vacancies

Utopia Project always welcomes and encourages volunteers from the local and wider community. If you are interested in supporting vulnerable and hard to reach young people to achieve their potential and would like to gain experience in this area, please email a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to our admin team office@utopiaproject.co.uk.

Programmes Lead

 Utopia are seeking to recruit an outstanding, passionate and resilient Programmes Lead to plan, prepare and deliver our alternative curriculum programme and holiday activity programmes.

 The successful candidate will be an; organised, approachable, caring and resilient individual, with significant experience of engaging young people and members of the community. Ideally they will have knowledge of the various issues that can effect disadvantaged/vulnerable young people and will be committed to supporting them to reach their full potential.

Experience of working with children looked after, young carers and young people with a wide variety of complex needs and SEBD is desirable.

If you have the skills and experience that this important role requires, please email a copy of your CV along with a covering letter, to our admin team.

 Job Types: Full Time, Contract

 Salary:£22,500.00 – £24,000.00 per year 

All posts are subject to Enhanced Disclosure Barring checks. Teaching posts are also subject to Prohibition checks.

Maths Tutor/Teacher

Utopia are seeking to recruit an outstanding, passionate and resilient freelance Maths Tutor to deliver 1:1/small group sessions to our young people between the hours of 9:30 – 2pm daily.

Suitable Candidates will;
• Possess a recognised teaching qualification
• Be flexible and self-motivated
• Be committed to the ‘relentless pursuit of education equality’ for all young people.

If you have the skills and experience required for this important role please email a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to our admin team.

Further details about this role can be found in the downloadable; Job description and Employee Specification 

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: £375.00 per week

All posts are subject to Enhanced Disclosure Barring checks. Teaching posts are also subject to Prohibition checks.

Volunteers

Utopia Project is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All volunteers/applicants will be required to undertake a comprehensive recruitment and selection process that includes:
completion of an Application Form or CV, which elicits information regarding an applicants past
completion of a Self Disclosure Form, which requires any applicant to declare past offences
verification of identity and eligibility to work in the UK
verification of professional qualifications
screening via an enhanced DBS check
two references, including one regarding the applicant’s most recent post working with children
an interview to acceptable protocol and recommendations which includes questions relevant to Safeguarding Children

Get in touch

If you are interested in enrolling a young person on one of our courses, please download and complete the referral form and email to office@utopiaproject.org.uk or return by post.

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