What is Youth Work  30/04/2018
What is Youth Work

On 26th April 2018, a presentation to the Home Economics and Human Ecology students was held by Aġenzija Żgħażagħ youth worker at the Gozo Sixth Form Sir Michael Angelo Refalo. The aim of this session was to raise awareness about Youth Work and to inform them about the services and opportunities that Aġenzija Żgħażagħ provides.

The session started by explaining what the role of youth work is and the qualifications needed to apply for such course offered at the University. Presentation then focused on the services that Aġenzija Żgħażagħ provides both in Gozo and Malta. An interactive discussion followed related to young people and what jobs are available for those who pursue a career in Youth Work. The session was concluded by showing a clip on activities done throughout the scholastic year to give a taste of what youth work is and how it is happening in Gozo.