Job Vacancies

We have the following vacancies at the moment, please follow the instructions attached to the advertisement to register your interest in the post. For more information please do not hesitate to ask. 

The application form is available to download by clicking the link below, once completed please email your application form to us at: volunteer@aylesburyyouthaction.co.uk

AYA Application Form

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Chief Executive Officer

  • Contract: Permanent/Full Time
  • Salary: £35,000 – £45,000
  • Hours of work: Full time (flexible working options can be discussed)
  • Location: Aylesbury Vale – headquarters in Aylesbury

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to lead the premier youth volunteer movement in Buckinghamshire.  A unique opportunity for a strategic and commercially minded leader to launch the organisation’s new growth phase in youth volunteering and community service.

The role would suit a candidate who is innovative, youth focused and willing to lead by example. Together with a collaborative nature who will be able to work closely with the Board of Trustees to expand the charity’s impact, and funding sources.

AYA are based in Aylesbury and parking is available.

AYA is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all backgrounds. We regret that the office is currently not wheelchair accessible, but interviews will be held in accessible rooms.

Please note that as AYA deal with vulnerable children and adults, a DBS check will be requested of any successful candidate. This post is exempt by virtue of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemption) Order 1975.  You are therefore requested to disclose any convictions or information regarding criminal activity including convictions that would otherwise be considered spent.

Application Deadline: Fri 18th June 2021

Please apply via Charity Jobs to register your interest.

Please be advised that all applicants need to complete an AYA Job Application Form after your initial interest is registered with Charity Jobs, which can be downloaded at the top of this page.

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Office Manager & Bookkeeper

  • Contract: Permanent/Full Time
  • Salary: £11.50 per hour (£22,126 per year)
  • Hours of work: 37 hours per week
  • Location: Aylesbury Vale – headquarters in Aylesbury

We are looking to appoint an organised and motivated individual with a passion for supporting the community, to manage the day to day administrative and financial tasks essential for a charity to thrive.

You will be responsible for managing the charity’s memberships, data and impact monitoring, property management and accounts, as necessary to ensure a smooth administrative process.

The role would particularly suit a proactive and adaptable individual with good communication skills and an understanding of data management and accounts. The role requires at least 5 years experience of working in an office setting. Specific knowledge using Sage and Salesforce is desirable, however not essential as training will be available.

AYA are based in Aylesbury and parking is available.

AYA is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all backgrounds. We regret that the office is currently not wheelchair accessible, but interviews will be held in accessible rooms.

Please note that as AYA deal with vulnerable children and adults, a DBS check will be requested of any successful candidate. This post is exempt by virtue of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemption) Order 1975.  You are therefore requested to disclose any convictions or information regarding criminal activity including convictions that would otherwise be considered spent.

Please apply via Charity Jobs to register your interest.

Please be advised that all applicants need to complete an AYA Job Application Form after your initial interest is registered with Charity Jobs, which can be downloaded at the top of this page.

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Chair of Trustee Board

We are looking for a passionate, dedicated and motivated individual to work with the Trustee Board and staff to add energy, experience and purpose to the team as it moves forward to successfully achieve its aims.

The key responsibilities are to provide leadership to the Trustees and CEO, working with them to set the strategic direction and framework of the charity, and to ensure financial stability, utilising their particular skill base and insight. In addition, to acting as an ambassador to the charity and represent the organisation at a variety of events and meetings with key stakeholders.

The Chair is expected to have regular meetings with the CEO as well as bi monthly Trustee meetings to discuss relevant strategic development and one or two additional meetings and events per year to concentrate on specific key areas.

If you are interested in knowing more, please contact the AYA office for details via volunteer@aylesburyyouthaction.co.uk.

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