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 Charity are always looking for quality 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!
Our purpose at Life Skills Education Charity is to educate young people to lead safe and healthy lives and achieve their potential. We are successful if young people show improved decision making skills, effective management of risk and take responsibility for themselves and others.
The unique aspect of Life Skills Education is that our programmes are mainly delivered by staff who are experienced in dealing with the effects of drug and alcohol abuse in the community. We are now looking for people who bring experience from a wide group of professions to join our team.
Life Skills Education Charity is seeking to recruit additional staff to take on the role of ‘DARE Officer’ who reside in the following areas:
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 Rooth Corder, on Radio Nottingham from the 29 January 2020.
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.
DARE to be safe and healthy.