Current Vacancies at Action4Youth
You don’t have to have charity experience to work with Action4Youth, but you do need a desire to take on new challenges that help make a difference to young people’s lives.
We are always looking for talented, passionate and motivated people to help us achieve a better life and future for young people in Aylesbury Vale and Milton Keynes.
We offer a range of job opportunities across all our teams and details of our current vacancies can be viewed below.
We are always seeking volunteer staff for our DofE and Inspiration programmes. For more information please contact Action4Youth at 0300 003 2334 or email [email protected]
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Finance & Operations Director
Action4Youth is a respected and dynamic charity based in Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes but reaching young people across the wider south east region.
The organisation is currently in a period of ambitious growth as it increases its influence and reach. The role of Finance Director will add energy, purpose and substance to the senior team as it pushes forward at an exciting time. This is an opportunity for someone with a can do attitude and a strong desire to make things happen.
You will join a supportive, driven, committed team whose desire to achieve is matched by an intention to enjoy work on a day to day basis. You will be based in an open plan office in Aylesbury and should expect to enjoy being part of a collaborative, loud and energetic organisation.
If you would like to apply please send your CV and a covering letter explaining how you meet the person specification to [email protected]
Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: Salary commensurate with this senior role and negotiable subject to experience
Closing Date for applications: Monday 11th May, 12 noon
Interviews: Provisionally Wednesday 13th May
Established 70 years ago, Action4Youth is based in Aylesbury and is a charity operating across Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes and beyond.
Our aim is to provide fun, often transformational experiences for all young people, whatever their background, ability or disability that not only challenge them but help and encourage them to grow as individuals, build personal confidence and set them new horizons from the perspective of what they can do rather than what they can’t.
It’s all about inspiring young people to become Inspiring Young People.
Job Title: Development Volunteer
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Position in the organisation: Reports to, The Fundraising Manager and working with The Development Team abd wider Action4YouthStaff Team.
Main Purpose and Scope of the Role: To support Development Team members in researching and approaching prospects, with the aim of securing funds, increasing use of Action4Youth services and engaging companies and organisations in our work.
To Apply: To apply for this role please send a CV and supporting statement to Jan Knight, HR and Admin Manager via email [email protected] The support statement should concentrate on addressing the skills and experience requirements of the position. It will remain open until we find the right person.
If you would like an informal chat regarding the role, please email Rosalind Lee, Fundraising Manager [email protected] or call 0300 003 2334.
Action4Youth NCS Summer Programme - Job Opportunities
We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated Team and Assistant Team Leaders for our NCS Summer 2020 waves! If you are energetic and passionate about helping to encourage and develop young people, these roles are for you!
We are delivering eight three-week programmes across Buckinghamshire, dates delow:
- Wave 1 (High Wycombe): Monday 15th June – Friday 3rd July
- Wave 2 (Aylesbury): Monday 22nd June – Friday 10th July
- Wave 3 (Aylesbury): Monday 29th June – Friday 17th July
- Wave 4 (High Wycombe): Monday 6th July – Friday 24th July
- Wave 5 (Aylesbury): Monday 13th July – Friday 31st July
- Wave 6 (Aylesbury): Monday 20th July – Friday 7th August
- Wave 7 (High Wycombe): Monday 27th July – Friday 14th August
- Wave 8 (Aylesbury): Monday 3rd August – Friday 21st August
Please note that salaries for each position are as follows:
- Team Leader – £1361 per three week wave (this figure includes holiday pay)
- Assistant Team Leader – £1056 per three week wave (this figure includes holiday pay)
For further information and if you would like to apply to either role, please email your interest to [email protected] and complete the online from here: https://wearencs.com/work-with-us/on-programme. . When prompted for a specific provider, please choose ‘Action4Youth’.
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