Available Jobs at Life Skills Education Charity

We are currently recruiting for several positions at Life Skills Education Charity.  Basic details are shown below, please click on the link in the title to get a complete job description and person specification for the role you are interested in.

Life Skills Education Youth Advocacy Board Representative

The purpose of the Youth Advocacy Board is to give D.A.R.E. graduates, aged 14 - 16 an opportunity to speak on issues impacting the worldwide D.A.R.E. programme and to advise and support the development of Life Skills Education programmes and strategies beneficial to young people in the UK. In addition to the above, the YAB is a working board, engaging in letter writing and media response, as well as role modelling and speaking at D.A.R.E. functions within the UK.

Join the D.A.R.E. Youth Advocacy Board


“To serve as D.A.R.E.’s student advisor and ambassador providing insight, voice, and advocacy for D.A.R.E. education programmes.”

Listen to the current YAB, Molly Corder, on Radio Nottingham from the 29 January 2020.

Life Skills Trainers (DARE Officers)

Life Skills Education Charity are looking for new people to join our team. Are you enthusiastic about making a difference in the lives of young people? Committed to reducing the harm caused by drug and alcohol abuse? Have an energetic approach to your work? If so this may be for you!

Your main role will be to deliver the 10 week primary curriculum to children in years 5 and 6 (9-11yrs old) at primary school, although there may be opportunities for work in secondary schools and other educational establishments.  You will be based at home and required to work at various locations as directed.  There will be no guaranteed hours of work. 

The role requires a full UK driving licence and own vehicle and there will be remuneration for mileage incurred.  Full training, corporate uniform, and equipment will be provided.

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Want to help young people achieve their full potential? We at Life Skills Education Charity are looking for experienced leaders from business and the education fields to join our voluntary board of Directors. If you want to give something back to the community, young people, or simply keep active with like-minded people then we are interested in you. This can be fun and rewarding. We are a small organisation with big ambitions and would benefit from your expertise. A field that you are comfortable in and a team that are willing to go the extra mile to help young people set aside the lure of drugs and alcohol issues.

We would estimate the time commitment to be on average ½ a day per month or 6 days per year. Of course you are welcome to do more and we would welcome your contribution.

Expenses can be claimed for business related activities.

If you are interested please send us a copy of your CV to: Unit 21, NBV Enterprise Centre, 6 David Lane, Basford, Nottingham, NG6 0JU. We will consider all applications from people who show that  they have worked at a strategic level and can offer an insight that would benefit our existing board of Directors who come from  finance, education and local authority backgrounds.  Please call on 0300 111 3273 for an informal chat.

If you are interested in any of the available jobs at Life Skills Education Charity and have any questions please feel free to give us a call on 0300 111 3273.

Tel:  0300 111 3273
Fax:  0700 607 7559
E-Mail:  info@lifeskills-education.co.uk
Address: Unit 21, NBV Enterprise Centre, 6 David Lane, Basford, Nottingham, NG6 0JU