Specialist Youth Mentor - Learning Difficulties and Disabilities

£22,212 per annum, full-time                                        

This contract is a fixed term contract until 31st September 2019

Hertfordshire County Council in partnership with 20 organisations from the voluntary and community sector across Hertfordshire have been successful in securing funding from the Big Lottery Building Better Opportunities Fund (BBO).  BBO is the result of the Big Lottery matching funds from the European Social Fund for projects across England that tackle poverty and promote social inclusion.

In Hertfordshire our partnership is delivering three projects across the county that help to address barriers into employment. All projects started in October 2016 and will run for a period of 3 years.  Three of our partner organisations are currently recruiting to the following position within the project.  The BBO Project welcomes applications from all members of the community.

Herts Youth Futures Project

Providing individualised tailored support to young people most disadvantaged in the labour market to move towards and into sustained employment, education or training


Specialist Youth Mentor with experience of working with people with learning difficulties and disabilities (LDD) for Watford Mencap (37 hrs per week)


Should you be interested in applying for the above post please use the links below or email recruitment@communityactiondacorum.org.uk .

Application Documents

Generic Application Form - Herts Youth Futures

Specialist Youth Mentor LDD – Watford Mencap

Closing date for all applications is 5pm on Friday 9th February 2018 Interviews will be held shortly thereafter.