At Brathay we know everyone has the capacity to do extraordinary things that can inspire and benefit others.

This drives our mission to improve the life chances of children, young people and families by inspiring them to engage positively in their communities.

Our charitable achievements are supported by the knowledge in our research hub and revenue from our people and organisation development consultancy along with our enterprising fundraising.

We work throughout the UK to inspire people and organisations to achieve and deliver results from our network of locations across the North of England including our inspiring Lake District base.

Our expert teams engage and encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to discover the Brathay effect, enthused by our belief in the transformational power of people working together.

If you would like more information about any of the vacancies at Brathay Trust, please contact our HR Team by email by clicking here 

Current Vacancies

If you're looking for a job with us, below are details of the current vacancies available at Brathay Trust:

Youth Crime Outreach Worker

Youth Crime Outreach Worker Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Youth Crime Outreach Worker job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing date: Monday 8th July 2019


Senior Fundraiser

Senior Fundraiser Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Senior Fundraiser job description here.

Additional information about the role can be found here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing Date: Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 10th July 2019


Learning & Development Trainer

Learning & Development Trainer Job Advert

We are looking for a new team member to join our emerging talent team.

You will work with young professionals (Apprentice and Graduate populations) delivering personal development programmes predominantly from our head office just outside of Ambleside.

It would be great to hear how you would fulfil the role requirements and how your personal approach would contribute to the organisations mission and values.

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Learning & Development Trainer job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing Date: Thursday 18th July 2019

Interview Date: Wednesday 31st July 2019


Assistant Team Leader

Assistant Team Leader Job Advert

Please note: This is a fixed term contract until July 2020.

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Assistant Team Leader job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing date: Monday 1st July 2019. 


Bid Writer

Bid Writer Job Advert

Please note: This role would be on a self-employed or casual contract basis. 

Full details of the role can be found here.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter by email, explaining how you fit the role description and why you are interested in the role to Jenna Mitchell.

CV’s will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. 


Outdoor Education Apprentice/Trainee

Outdoor Education Apprentice/Trainee Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Outdoor Education Apprentice/Trainee job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing date: Monday 1st of July 2019.


Outdoor Technician

Outdoor Technician Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Outdoor Technician job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing date: 5pm on Monday 1st July 2019
Interview Date: Friday 5th July 2019 


Digital Marketing Assistant

Digital Marketing Assistant Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Digital Marketing Assistant job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing date: 5pm Monday 24th June 2019 

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 2nd July 2019



Business Manager

Business Manager Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Business Manager job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Closing date: 5pm Monday 24th June 2019 

Interviews to be held on Friday 5th July 2019


Venue Assistant

Venue Assistant Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Venue Assistant job description here.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. 


Trustees

Trustee job advert

We’re always looking for people passionate about our work with children and young people to join our Board of trustees.

The purpose of the role of trustee is to be responsible as part of the Board of trustees for the overall governance and strategic direction of the charity, developing the organisation’s aims, objectives and goals in accordance with the governing document and legal and regulatory guidelines.

Full details of the role can be found here

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter by email, explaining how you fit the role description and why you are interested in being a trustee of Brathay Trust, to Jenna Mitchell 

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. 


NCS Sessional Workers

NCS Sessional Workers Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for any of these roles, you can find out more information by reading the job descriptions below.

To apply, please complete application form and return to Jenna via email.

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.


Senior Venue Assistant

Senior Venue Assistant Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more by reading the Senior Venue Assistant job description here.

To apply, please complete and return the application form to Jenna via email here.

We will review applications on an on-going basis.


Overnight Supervisors (waking and sleeping)

Overnight Supervisors Brathay Job Advert

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the overnight supervisor (sleeping) job description here. Or the overnight supervisor (waking) job description here.

To apply, please complete and return the application form to Jenna via email here.


Casual General Assistants - Brathay Hall, Ambleside

  • £4.53- £8.42 per hour
  • Various hours per week
  • Ambleside

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the job description and advert. To apply, please complete and return the application form to natasha.dalton@brathay.org.uk


Brathay Apprenticeship Programme

Our approach to working with apprentices is to support positive choice and, through that choice, empower and enable young employees to take ownership of their careers and their lives, and therefore make a positive contribution to the economy and society.

As an employer and training provider, Brathay is committed to working towards better reflecting the profile of our client groups in our staff profiles, by recruiting apprentices and other young people throughout the organisation. 

By offering apprenticeships, we aim to offer individuals experience and personal development opportunities, as well as giving them the opportunity to give something back to their local communities by engaging with their college peers.


Voluntary Work

Brathay recognises the value of offering volunteering opportunities, which offer individuals experience and personal development opportunities, as well as giving them the opportunity to give something back to their local community. Brathay recruits volunteers as part of its plans to broaden and expand the involvement of the community in its work.


Work Placements

Brathay offers a limited number of week-long work placements. Each placement includes experience of the following areas:- 

• Outdoor Learning 
• Finance & Administration 
• IT & Marketing 
• Hospitality 

If you would like to apply please send a letter indicating why you would like to be considered to: - hrteam@brathay.org.uk

If you are interested in work experience at Brathay, then click here to fill in a form.


Freelance Work

Brathay greatly values the contribution made by freelance staff to our Young People and Corporate delivery teams.

From time to time we need to recruit additional members into our freelance team and these vacancies will be advertised under our current vacancies section. In the meantime we welcome speculative enquiries addressed to our staffing officer,  Kate Nicholson. Please note that these will only be kept on file for 3 months.

You can email our staffing officer, Kate Nicholson, by clicking here.


What it's like to work here

What it's like to work here