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Youth workers wanted for Under Pressure programme

“Under Pressure – Preventing Abuse and Exploitation in Teen Relationships”

Zero Tolerance is offering more Under Pressure training days to youth workers who want to prevent abuse and exploitation in teen relationships.

We are looking for experienced trainers and youth work staff to join our network of Under Pressure trainers delivering the Under Pressure training with their staff and young people, ultimately working to prevent abuse and exploitation.

We welcome applications from those interested in acquiring these skills and resources, and delivering the Under Pressure training programme to other members of staff in their local area. 

The course involves:

  • One full day of free training on the Under Pressure course, with a follow up day in 2017 to feedback on the experience of delivering Under Pressure and top up on key issues.
  • Delivery of at least one under pressure session with youth work staff and return accompanying evaluation materials to Zero Tolerance before November 19th 2017 at the latest.

Those eligible to apply will:

  • Have experience of working with young people.
  • Have previous experience of delivering training.
  • Have a commitment to ending gender inequality and violence against women.

Trainers will receive:

  • Specialist training on issues to do with abuse and exploitation in young people’s relationships from lead organisations in youth work and violence against women.
  • Under Pressure training resources for use with members of staff and young people to help prevent sexual exploitation.
  • Access to and support from the online Under Pressure Trainers network.
  • Training top up and call back days.
  • Certification from YouthLink and Zero Tolerance.

This training is an excellent opportunity to roll out a high quality course for your staff team and learning community, obtain a great set of resources for tackling abuse and exploitation in young people’s relationships in informal education, and make a real difference in the lives of the young people you work with.

Training days will take place on Monday 12th June in Perth and Monday 26th June in Dundee.

To apply, please return the application form below to info@zerotolerance.org.uk by 5pm Thursday 18th May. For further information please feel free to contact Lydia House using the contact details below.

Tel: 0131 556 7365
Email: lydia.house@zerotolerance.org.uk

Under Pressure Application Form 2017.docx
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