Access Youth Service Publications and Research Papers

Title Publication Date Summary
Quality Assurance Framework

The Quality Assurance Framework has been developed by the youth work sector in Northern Ireland to provide a common and flexible framework to support the continuous improvement in the quality of youth work at all levels, including at local part-time and voluntary unit level.

Engagement Framework

The Engagement Framework as outlined in the Department of Education’s Priorities for Youth policy, is a proportionate way to demonstrate outcomes of youth work.

Local Area Plans & Assessment of Need (Publish Date 1 June 2018)

The local Youth Service Area Plans and Assessment of Need for the period 2018-2020.

Multilingual Minds : the Mental Health and Wellbeing of Newcomer Children and Young People in Northern Ireland

Research commissioned by the Youth Service based on the Regional Assessment of Need for 2017-2020 regarding the mental health needs of newcomer children in Northern Ireland.

Residential and Outdoor Learning Service Provision - Moving Forward

Paper outlining the model for the delivery of the Education Authority outdoor learning service.

Review of Residential and Outdoor Education - Consultation Report

Report outlining the findings from the consultation on the Review of Residential and Outdoor Education.

Regional Assessment of Need 2017-2020

Youth Service Regional Assessment of Need

Youth Work Outcomes

A framework of expected outcomes for youth work, outlining a two-tier reporting system which will generate robust and proportionate data gained from all types of DE-funded youth work provision.

Priorities for Youth

The Department of Education Policy for the delivery of Youth Work in Northern Ireland

Last upated: 25/02/2019