ncs1 Have you heard about a youth and community programme called NCS with The Challenge? This exciting programme for young people includes outdoor activities, skills development and community volunteering.

There are a number of paid positions available for people at every level of experience, from those wishing to gain further experience working with young people, through to experienced Project Managers / Teachers / Youth Workers. They have the following positions available:

Leadership roles – up to £1760 per 16 days (10 day role available) Lead 60 young people and 15 staff members through a complex and demanding programme or be responsible for managing any challenging behaviour during residential stays. (Semi- residential and fully residential)

Mentor roles – up to £1190 per 14 days Facilitate, lead and pastorally care for your team. Assist their personal development whilst undertaking various exciting activities. (Semi- residential and non-residential)

ncs2Practitioner Roles – up to £2,160 per 27 days Deliver skills-building activities using sport, media, drama, photography, business enterprise or music. (Non-residential)

Support Worker Roles – £1500 per 18 days Focus on ensuring a person with additional requirements participates to their full potential. (Semi-residential)

Logistics Roles – up to £4000 per 64 days (shorter roles available) Roles involve logistical management of different weeks of the programme and managing relationships with key partners and the young people. (Residential and non-residential)

This summer 16,500 young people across London, the West Midlands and the North West will take part in NCS with The Challenge and they will work with around 2,500 members of staff. This is your opportunity to be part of this project – Apply now!