Donate online

Job vacancy: Detached Youth Worker 
Remuneration + benefits: £Competitive   
28 days holidays (including bank holidays) [pro rata for part-time contracts]  
Long service holidays  
Free parking  
Death in service benefit  
Employee Assistance Program  
Free access to health and wellbeing services  
Access to store discounts/cashback  
BFC retail store discount  
Subsidised home matchday tickets  
Contract type: Part Time – 11 hours per Week [ over 3 or 4 days]  Fixed Term until 31st December 2023 
Location: Various locations across Burnley and Padiham 

About us 

Burnley FC in the Community (BFCitC) is the award-winning, official charity of Burnley Football Club. 

We work hard every day to deliver our mission to inspire, support and deliver change to communities across Burnley, Pendle, Rossendale, the Ribble Valley and West Yorkshire. 

We believe in the immense power of our football club to transform people’s lives for the better. We believe Burnley and Pendle is a special place – a home to extraordinary people like you. Come and be part of our story! 

The role 

Burnley FC in the Community are looking to recruit experienced, motivated, and committed Youth Workers who are passionate about establishing and maintaining positive relationships with young people across Burnley and Padiham. Applicants must be individuals who are experienced, committed and innovative youth workers who bring creativity, energy, and strong youth engagement skills to supporting young people’s development.   

Role expectations 

Reporting to the PL Kicks Manager the Detached Youth Worker will be expected to:  

The person 

The ideal candidate will have: 

How to apply 

Please apply by downloading and completing the job application form

Burnley FC in the Community are committed to safeguarding children and young people and is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  

Successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Check (DBS) which will be paid for by the employer.  

*Please note that due to the number of applications we receive, only candidates selected for interview will be notified.