Naomi Barnett

Job Title:
Youth Adviser


Career overview:

I have worked in Employment and Training for nearly 14 years and have a level 4 qualification in Information, Advice and Guidance.

I fell into this line of work by accident having gone for an administration position with the Wheatsheaf Trust in Southampton and worked my way up.

What do you do at IYC?

I am a Youth Adviser for It’s Your Choice.

My role involves supporting young people aged up to 25 in a wide range of areas, such as unemployment, homelessness and substance misuse.

What attracted you to working at IYC?

I love working with young people and enjoy working across the forest.

What do you do outside of work?

In my spare time I enjoy being with my family and going away in my caravan and entertaining friends