Are you passionate about wanting to help make London a better and safer place for young people?
Can you represent the views and experiences of London’s young people to those who make decisions about how London is run?
Are you between the ages of 15 and 24?
If you answered yes to these questions, you can apply to become a member of the Violence Reduction Unit’s Young People’s Action Group (YPAG).
So, what it is?
London’s Violence Reduction Unit (VRU) is recruiting young Londoners to join the Young People’s Action Group (YPAG) to work alongside the unit to:
- reduce and stabilise violence across London
- increase feelings of safety
- promote opportunities for young Londoners
- put young people at the heart of the VRU’s work.
Listening to, and promoting, the voices of young people is one of the VRU’s core values. The unit wants to ensure that young people have a stake in shaping decisions that affect them whilst also empowering each individual member to lead with hope.
We want to reflect the diversity of young Londoners and welcome applications from all young people across London who have a passion for reducing violence.
Apply to join the YPAG
Applications for this role must be submitted using our online application form by Friday 17 March at 5pm. We will be unable to read applications received after the deadline.
Please ensure you fill in all your details for your application to be considered. We run a ‘blind’ recruitment process so these details will not be shared with the shortlisting panel to ensure the process is fair and transparent.