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NCS Team Leader - Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£8.16 per hour
28 Sep 2016
12 Dec 2016
Job Type
Part Time

MK Dons Sports and Education Trust

Position: NCS Team Leader

Department: Education and Vocation

Reporting to: Education Manager

Salary: £8.16 per hour

Contract: Fixed term

Hours per week:  Non-Contracted

Overall Objective:  To Deliver the National Citizen Service Programme at a local level working with young people (16-23 years of age).


Job Description

Person Specification

Main Objectives

  • To lead your identified team in all phases of the programme, including a residential trip.
  • To build a rapport with team members, and act as a support person for all individuals in the team.
  • To act as a role model for a “good citizen”.

Summary of Duties

  • To offer guidance to team members to ensure maximum gain throughout the programme.
  • To constantly listen to the needs of the young people, and offer suggestions to the SET NCS Co-ordinator for changes and enhancements to the programme.
  • To have an understanding and awareness of the local community.
  • To ensure that all activities are delivered in line with safeguarding and health and safety practices.
  • To be able to support participants in the collation of their portfolio of evidence, and develop a Personal Development Plan and sign-post young people to on-going community opportunities.


  • Experience in a community or educational setting
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to inspire, motivate and encourage young people through sport and volunteering
  • Good team worker and self-motivated
  • Ability to co-ordinate workload
  • Willing to work unsociable hours
  • Experience of delivery in a wide range of environments including schools, club and community settings
  • Ability to adapt sessions appropriately dependent on the needs of young people
  • Experience of mentoring, supporting and encouraging team members and volunteers


  • Ability to collect relevant information for evaluation purposes
  • First Aid
  • Full UK license
  • Have access to your own vehicle
  • Be interested in all aspects of volunteering and community development
  • A demonstrable record of implementing Equal Opportunity policies and activities

This role requires an enhanced DBS check

Reference:  C0213

Closing Date: 12th December 2016