Young volunteer intern

Organisation Youth Support Trust

Location Cardiff

Hours of Work Full Time

Salary & Benefits £16,000 - £18,000 per annum

Closing Date 17 August


Where better to put your experience of Leadership and Volunteering in Sport into good use than as part of the team at The Youth Sport Trust. For the last 20 years we have been improving the lives of young people by working with primary, secondary and special educational needs practitioners to create solutions that improve health, attendance, academic achievement and raise standards, providing all young people the skills for life.

As Young Volunteer Intern you will maintain and develop the Young Volunteer work across Wales in particular the Young Ambassador and National Leadership Academies through our partnership with Sport Wales. This will involve supporting and coordinating a number of key projects designed to develop the leadership opportunities of young people through sport and physical activity. You will enhance your project management skills by developing clear and concise project plans, tracking and monitoring progress, managing budgets and data as well as producing regular reporting. You will also ensure the effective delivery of activities and targets by building relationships with key stakeholders from key networks, partners and other key decision making bodies in the Sport, Education and Health sectors across Wales.

You must have experience of Leadership and Volunteering in Sport and physical activity through School Sport, Community or Club Sport or Sports Events.
Results orientated, you are effective at building relationships and work well as part of a team. Good at developing ideas you will need to be highly organised, able to meet deadlines and possess excellent communication skills. You will have some understanding of project management and be keen to positively impact the lives of young people through sport. An understanding of the sport and physical activity, education and health landscapes across Wales would be an advantage. The ability to communicate in Welsh, both written and verbal would be beneficial but is not essential.

Pleaplease visit and complete an online applicationse note this role is subject to a disclosure and barring service check.​


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