Staff Roles


We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our team in a managerial role and help move the charity forward. We would like to hear what you think you can offer our organisation and, as part of your application we would like you to write an action plan for your first 3 months in the role. What do you think you can offer Active8? How would you ensure Active8 continues to move forward?
This role does not require youth work skills or direct contact with our members however experience in this field maybe advantageous in understanding the work we do.
Hours (approximately 20 - 25) and salary are negotiable.Job Type: Part-timeSalary: £18,000 - £25,000/year
Minimum level required education:
  • Diploma/Certificate
Required experience:
  • Budget Management: 2 years
  • Public Relations: 1 year
  • Management: 2 years
  • Report Writing: 1 year
Required licence or certification:
  • Driving Licence

Update 16.09.2016: A full DBS check is required on appointment - as an organisation we work with children and vunerable adults, it is therefore our policy to put all staff through a full DBS check.

We will require all candidates to complete and submit an application form and the 'Action Plan' task by e-mail, to be considered in the shortlisting process. The deadline for applications is midnight Friday 30th September.

Please take a full look at our website to give you a clear idea what we do, which will in turn give you some ideas about what your role will entail.

To express an interest in this role please submit a CV, covering letter and 3 month action plan (Please write a 3-month action plan detailing how you would make the best start to your potential appointment e.g. familiarising yourself with the organisation, your priority areas, building working relationships with all those associated with Active8.  We ask for a maximum of 3 sides A4.) by e-mail to

To discuss the role further please contact Sarah Lynham (Chair of Trustees) via the above e-mail or on 07500 047 035 

Closing date: Midnight Friday 30th September 2016  

Application form - Word format: Click here to download.

Application form - PDF format:  Click here to download. Reg. Charity no.1163942