Youth Work in the 2020s

How to register and watch on-demand recordings:

Thank you to everyone who took part in the live sessions on Monday 2nd to Thursday 5th November.

All the recordings are available by clicking on the tiles below. At the top of each session page you will find the video player which includes links to any handouts that were shared. You may be prompted to enter the email address used to register to watch the recordings.

If you didn't attend the live sessions, you can still register for the conference to watch the recordings on-demand. The registration fee of £99.00 +VAT (£118.80) will give you access to the recordings for all of the sessions listed below for three months from the live conference date.


Note: To watch the on-demand recordings and to access handouts please click on the relevant tile 24h after the live time. The video player will be at the top of the page. For handouts click the handout icon in the bottom right of the video player (this will only show if there were handouts).
Sessions in this Online Conference
  • Day 1 | 2nd November 2020
    1.00-2.05: The 10 Year Vision for Youth Work and Youth Work Workforce
    Leigh Middleton, Paul Fenton, Abbee McLatchie & Chris Murray
  • Day 1 | 2nd November 2020
    2.25-3.00pm: Participation & Youth Voice
    Antonia Dixey, Chief Executive, Participation People, is joined by #YouthVoic...
  • Day 2 | 3rd November 2020
    1.00-1.35: Tuesday Keynote - Evaluation and Impact
    Bethia McNeil & Gill Millar
  • Day 2 | 3rd November 2020 | 1.35pm
  • Day 2 | 3rd November 2020
    1.55-2.25: The Future of Universal Youth Work
    Kathryn Morley, Alistair Dale, Abubakar Buwe, Karen Edwards OBE, Helen Taylor
  • Day 2 | 3rd November 2020
    2.25-3.00pm: Empowering Young Women & Girls
    Flavia Doherty, Getaway Girls
  • Day 3 | 4th November 2020
    1.00-2.00pm: Keynote 3 - Re-imagining Schools
    Caroline Sharp, Tony Gallagher & Jonathan Hopkins
  • Day 3 | 4th November 2020
    2.00-2.30: Contextual safeguarding and youth work settings
    Paula Skidmore
  • Day 3 | 4th November 2020
    2.30-3.00: Youth Work in Health Settings
    Johanna Fitzsimmons + RedThread's Youth Ambassadors
  • Day 4 | 5th November 2020
    1.00-1.50pm: Panel Discussion - Opportunity Guarantee - Employment and Training
    Laura-Jane Rawlings, Sam Windett & Seyi Obakin
  • Day 4 | 5th November 2020
    2.10-3.00pm: Panel Discussion - Investing in the local youth offer
    Baroness Diana Barran, Jo Rich and Young People in the Lead Team for the Nati...

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