Tag Archives: youth sector

Let’s Stick To Knitting

Communications Support Officer at London Youth, Abdullah Mahmood, responds to comments made by the new Minister for Civil Society, Brooks Newmark, at the ‘People helping people – the future of public services’ event on Wednesday 3 September. I’m sure I wasn’t … Continue reading

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You work with young people….I’m a youth worker!

Following the Creative Collisions conference, I had what felt like the start of a very interesting conversation with Dominic Cotton (Director of Communication and New Business at UK Youth). Does the semantics of what constitutes ‘youth work’ matter? And in … Continue reading

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Generational disadvantage: Youth Work’s part in its downfall

At the end of March I left my post as Director of Workforce Development at the National Council for Voluntary Youth Services (NCVYS). It was a hugely instructive three years, giving me much insight into youth work, the time to … Continue reading

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