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North West Ministry of Youth Application

‘Empowering ourselves by using our voice for a diverse shared future’

The North West Ministry of Youth, the new Youth Voice for Derry-Londonderry & Strabane. is recruiting.

Are you aged between 12-18 years old? Would you like to be the voice for people your age and make change happen?  There's no experience needed and we will guide you every step of the way 

What will you be doing?

•    You’ll become a leader in promoting diversity and tackling discrimination
•    Reach out to the community, talk and consult other young people so you can represent their views
•    Be considerate of other people’s views and willing to negotiate and compromise
•    Help organise events that involve young people
•    Help resolve problems in your community
•    Scrutinise decisions made by council that affect people your age
•    Turn up and be the youth voice in meetings and debates

Why you should join?

•    Have a say in your own future
•    Get high quality training to develop your skills and help you grow into your leadership role
•    Help with UCAS and personal statements and C.Vs
•    Help gain new life skills and experiences
•    Make new friends
•    Opportunity to meet like minded young people who are also looking to make change
•    Opportunity to take part in residentials and study visits

Want to find out more?

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