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Adventure, discovery, social action and celebration are the chapters in the NCS journey where you will be impacting young peoples lives guiding them through a personal and social progression.
Depending on your experience there are several roles* with Learn by Design NCS where you can gain paid youth work experience or grab some extra cash in the summer break while making a huge impact on a group of young peoples lives.
You will have the opportunity to continue working with us in future seasons, developing your skills to work in several roles on the programme. There is the chance of advancement after the programme of becoming a permanent core member of staff here at Learn by Design.
*Assistant Team Leader; Support and encourage your team of young people through the planning, implementation and evaluation throughout the programme including a social action project that benefits people living in their local community.
*Team Leader; Similar to the Assistant Team Leader role. As the Leader you will be responsible the team of young people and supported by the Assistant Team Leader. You will facilitate and/ or deliver timetabled workshops and reflection sessions in accordance with the guidelines and lesson plans provided. You will be the point of contact for the team and core staff, responsible for paperwork and communication.
*Assistant Wave Leader; To support Wave Leaders in accordance with the NCS programme. You will support the Wave Leader in helping to ensure that all Team Leaders and Assistant Team Leaders are taking responsibility for managing the behavior of the participants, giving help, advice and guidance where necessary. Help the Wave Leader to ensure that all administrative duties required are promptly completed.
*Wave Leader; To manage the staff of each team, through all phases of the programme and their celebration graduation event. To monitor the performance of Team Leaders and Assistant Team Leaders, establish a regular and accessible line of communication with parents/ guardians, updating them at each stage of the programme. You will be the point of contact for staff, young people and core staff, ensuring all information is passed on to the relevant people as well as meeting and communicating with the project manager.