New Team SCIO: alongside young people on the streets of Govan.
Charity Number: SC044882

Job Advert for Christian Detached Youth Workers

(Street Youth Work)

7 hours/week 	 £12.60 per hour
Hours negotiable for the right candidate
1 year contract (ongoing subject to funding)

Are you passionate about being alongside young people on the margins?
Do you have a desire to share 
God’s love in action and word?

Active Christian faith and a live church connection essential. 
Occupational Requirements in terms of the Equality Act 2010.

Volunteers also needed in a variety of roles!

Details and application form:

Email any questions or to arrange a chat:

Closing date: 5 July 2024 -  11am
Occasionally we extend closing dates. In that case information will available at the link above.

(Image is a line drawing that shows three young people hanging out on a street corner under a street light.  The image was drawn by L. McFarlane)
Job ad

Application Documents to Download

  1. Role Description – Read carefully and pray
  2. Recruitment Process – See below
  3. Application Form WORD – Please use MS Word if possible. If using another app, stick to character limits or some info will not be considered. The word document may not download on some browsers (eg Chrome). Please either use another browser or use the pdf application form below.
    • Application Form PDF – Use this version if you do not have access to MS Word or if you cannot download the word document. Thank you.

If your virus software blocks downloading please email for the application pack. Thank you.

Please note, application is by form ONLY. C.V.s will NOT be accepted.

Recruitment Process

If you have any questions at any point in this process or would like to receive audio versions of the documents, please email:

Louise, Project Leader,

  1. Role description – read and pray about whether to apply.
  2. Informal chat (Zoom) to find out more about the role. Please email to arrange this.
  3. Application form – download, complete and submit as soon as possible.
  4. Shortlisting – We will let you know if you are called to interview or not.
  5. Interview – These are most likely to be between 17th and 22nd of July, 2024. We will update this date on the website as we have more information. We are aware this is the summer time, so if you are not available on these dates, please let us know and we will do what we can to arrange an interview when those called to interview are available.
  6. Work trial 1 – 4 hours
    • Youth work trial, with basic training beforehand and debrief afterwards. If you are offered the job, you will be paid for this time, with your first monthly pay.
  7. Job offers – to selected candidate subject to remaining references and PVG. 
  8. References â€“ If we offer you a position, we will then approach your referees for a reference.
  9. PVG – We will apply for you to join the PVG scheme or get a PVG Update.

We are always looking for volunteers for many roles, see the “How to Help” page for info.