Do you want to support children and young people to have fun and learn new skills in their local community?

Then become a volunteer Youth Worker!

As a volunteer youth worker you will get involved in all aspects of running the youth club from The Base Community Centre in Leyland. You will learn to plan and lead sessions that offer a fun way to build young people’s confidence and develop positive skills and attitudes.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for people who like children and young people who are cheerful, fun and outgoing. You would need to be reliable and trustworthy with good communication skills and an understanding of young people and their issues.


What is the time commitment?

We are looking for people who ca offer approximately 2hrs a week for a tea time or early evening session for a minimum of 1 year.

How do we check volunteers?

All volunteers will have a an informal interview as well as references and a DBS(Police check)

Do I need special experience?

Some experience with children or young people would be an advantage, this does not need to be formal, it could be within you own family or through friends. Full training will be given and there is ongoing support.

How do I apply?

If you would like to apply please contact Andrea at or and request an application form.

What if I have more questions?

Feel free to contact Andrea or call into The Base for a chat.

For any enquires about The Base please contact:

Andrea Andrews (Youth & Community Worker) 07976707826 or 01772 422039

107 Bannister Drive, Leyland, PR25 2GD