Exciting opportunities to join the youth provision team at Wallsend Boys Club. Delivering diversionary activities to Young People across North Tyneside, Wallsend Boys Club offers free satellite clubs, outreach services, school activities and confidential support to young people aged 10 – 25 years. We are currently expanding our delivery and are looking to increase our pool of sessional workers. Therefore we are looking for enthusiastic, creative and motivated sessional workers who have experience of working with young people within an informal setting. (e.g. youth work, sports coaching, children’s services). Applicants need to be enthusiastic, flexible and able to motivate young... Read More
Wallsend Boys Club youth provision, youth focus and Age uk came together as a group to take part in an inter-generational project, this involved planning, organising and delivering an event around well being. The event took place in Richardson Dees Park and was a huge success, over 600 people took part in the event,
North East music legend Sting has put his hand in his own pocket to help fund Wallsend Boys Club. Sting lived in Station Road, which in those times also housed Wallsend Boys Club. Born the son of a Wallsend milkman and hairdresser, he was a bright kid with a natural love of sport. http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/sport/football/football-news/sting-putting-something-back-hometown-8886544
Christmas Fair – 12th of December Group of young people put together a plan to deliver a Christmas fair to raise money for a little boy with cerebal Palsy. One Young person suggested raising money for a little boy he knew, all young people agreed it was great idea and contributed their own ideas and together prepared all their resources; this included a letter to local businesses kindly asking for donations (which was a great success) a poster advertising the event and a variety of activities for local people to enjoy while doing something for a good cause. The young... Read More
Our volunteers, planned, prepared and deliver amazing stalls to raise funds for Wallsend Boys Club Youth Provision. They decided to have Name the Teddy, Pull the Ribbon, Lucky Dip and Tombola. On the day of the event, we even run out of stock and had to buy more prizes. As the stalls were in demand!! The young people made a grand total of £273!!! Big well done to all the volunteers for making this possible.
Wallsend Boys’ Club Players visit Newcastle United Training Ground Courtesy of Barclays Barclays Bank sponsored a visit to Newcastle United’s training ground for twelve lucky Wallsend Boys’ Club representative football team’s players on Tuesday 24th March 2015. The players were accompanied by Wallsend Boys’ Club officials Vince Carrick, Michael McGill and Ian Riley. They watched the players training for an hour and a half, followed by a packed lunch, which was provided by the club. The Boys’ club players then had a question and answer session with Head Coach John Carver and locally born player Sammy Ameobi, followed by John... Read More
On Monday the 27th Oct four of our very own budding young fishers went along to the River Ouesburn to try their hand and luck against other young fishers from both West Moor Youth Project and Denton Youth Project. The young people had attended several sessions before hand with Get Hooked on Fishing in conjunction with NCYP and had enjoyed it so much they wanted to have a go in a real competition. Through out the afternoon there was plenty caught despite there being a high tide and strong currents, the young people caught a wide variety of ell, crabs... Read More