Youth Support Worker

Who we are

Youth Cymru is a major youth work charity operating within the whole of Wales.
Until June 7th 2003 we were known as the Welsh Association of Youth Clubs (WAYC).

The WAYC can trace its history back to the Cardiff and District Federation of Girls Clubs, which was formed in 1934. This means that Youth Cymru has been serving the needs of young people in Wales for over 83 years.

What we do

We work collaboratively with our members and other youth facing organisation to provide unique, innovative and life changing opportunities, projects and programmes, bettering the lives of young people in Wales.

How we do it

We support our members and young people to access and obtain additional resources, providing more choices and chances for learning, development and growth.

We provide our members with training, accreditation and the opportunities to develop learn grow and thrive now and in the future.

Youth Worker

Job Title   Youth Support Worker  Pay rate:  £23,000 pro rata 


Area:  North Wales  Responsible  



Shannon Lacey  

Development Officer North Wales 

Hours of  


11-16 hours per week, weekend and evening work will be required.  Annual Leave  25 days (pro-rata), plus 8 statutory bank holidays 


This a part time, fixed term role for 12 months in the first instance. The post is subject to appropriate funding and to successful completion of a three-month probationary period.

Closing Date - 10th November 2023 



Are you passionate about bettering the lives of young people in Wales?

Are you passionate about bettering the lives of young people in Wales?  

Youth Cymru has an exciting opportunity for a Youth Worker, based in North Wales, to join our long-established youth work charity. We are seeking an individual to play an important role in continuing and strengthening our ability to provide impactful and positive youth work services across Wales. This role will provide you with an opportunity to work with a small, dynamic and innovative national organisation with over 80 years’ experience of supporting young people, youth workers and the youth sector in Wales. We are delighted to be in a position to recruit a new member of our staff team, and are looking for a motivated, inspiring colleague who is keen to support our delivery of quality youth work across Wales.  

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or simply want to find out more about
Youth Cymru before applying, then please contact to arrange a telephone
To apply for this position, please email your CV together with a covering letter to Please give as much detail on your expertise and experience as this
information could determine you being shortlisted. Personal information will be withheld during the
selection process to ensure a fair and equitable process.