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Senior Young Womens Worker

Canaan Project Tower Hamlets
Closing Date
Mon, 31/01/2022 - 23:59
Part Time
Hours Per Week
Max Salary
Description of Job
Job Title: Senior Young Women’s Worker
Location: Poplar and Isle of Dogs
Directly responsible to: Project Manager
Hours of Duty: 3-4 days a week, PT
Salary: £30,000- £33,000 P.A. depending on skills and experience
Contract: Until December 2022 with potential to extend (depending on funding).

This role is open to female applicants only (this role is exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1, Paragraph 1).

Project Background
Canaan Project is a charity motivated by an evangelical Christian ethos and values with a mission to work collaboratively with marginalized, 11-19 year old girls and young women in Tower Hamlets to see them flourish, have broadened horizons and raised aspirations. We do this by providing experiences and opportunities through innovative approaches to youth work within schools and in the community.
Our vision is to see young women become;
Comfortable in their skin – young women who know and are secure in their inherent worth and unique identity, and who care for themselves holistically
Comfortable in their communities – young women who know the value of others and who are able to build and maintain healthy relationships
Comfortable in the wider world – young women who have broad horizons, have hope and aspirations for their future and use their resources, opportunities and influence to bring about good for themselves and others

Job Overview
The Senior Young Women’s Worker is, in conjunction with the Project Manager, responsible for all Canaan Project operations and activities with an emphasis on delivery of youth provision. This includes contributing to the strategic development and planning of the Canaan Project, having overall responsibility for the safe and effective delivery of services, and ensuring that all work undertaken is participative and actively challenges exclusion and encourages young women’s aspirations.
How to apply for the job
Please email a completed application form to Please note that we will not accept CVs

Canaan Project


Canaan Project is a dynamic youth work organisation working with 11-19 year old young women in Tower Hamlets, East London. Inspired by our evangelical Christian faith, we seek to create opportunities, experiences and support where young women can flourish, have broadened

horizons and raised aspirations.

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