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

BS06 Business Support Administrators

 BS06 Business Support Administrators Job Advert

We are looking for an experienced and confident administrator with strong organisational, IT and interpersonal skills to work across all areas of our organisation. Have you got something special to offer?

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

To apply, complete the Brathay application form here.

To help ensure we're offering equal opportunities for all, if you are applying for a role at Brathay, please consider completing an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.

Interview date: ongoing, throughout May 2021

Expected start date: June 2021

Closing date for applications: Monday 17th May 2021


V001 Senior Venue Assistant

Senior Venue Assistant Job Advert

Are you a motivated self-starter with key housekeeping skills and experience of dealing directly with the public? We are looking for a versatile Senior Venue Assistant to carry out their own daily tasks whilst overseeing the work of a small team of assistants.

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

To apply, complete the Brathay application form here.

To help ensure we're offering equal opportunities for all, if you are applying for a role at Brathay, please consider completing an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.

Job hours – 35 hours (any 5 days in 7 including weekends and evenings)

Expected start date - May 2021

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.


CYPB11 NCS Recruitment and Engagement Co-Ordinator

CYPB11 NCS Recruitment and Engagement Co-Ordinator Job Advert

The Brathay Trust’s National Citizenship Service Team are currently looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to fill the role of a Recruitment & Engagement Co-ordinator.  If you have the drive, commitment and can inspire young people, we’d like to hear from you.

If you are interested in applying for this role you can find out more information by reading the Recruitment and Engagement Co-Ordinator job description here.

Please also read the Recruitment and Engagement Co-Ordinator Essential Information pack here.

To apply, complete the Brathay application form here.

To help ensure we're offering equal opportunities for all, if you are applying for a role at Brathay, please consider completing an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.

Expected start date: Monday 31st May 2021

Closing date for applications: Friday 14th May 2021


CYPC06 Sessional Project Worker

Sessional Project Worker Job Advert

We are looking to recruit a flexible team of highly motivated and enthusiastic Sessional Project Workers to support children, young people and families across Cumbria and the North West.

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

Please also read the Sessional Project Worker Essential Information pack here.

To apply, complete the Brathay application form here.

To help ensure we're offering equal opportunities for all, if you are applying for a role at Brathay, please consider completing an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.

Job hours: This is flexible depending on the project, and may include evenings and weekends.

Expected Start Date: 1st June 2021

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.


CYPB07 Sessional Project Worker

Sessional Project Worker Job Advert

We are looking for 5 highly motivated and enthusiastic Project Workers to help children, young people and families in the Bradford area identify their own needs and plan for effective interventions.

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

To apply, complete the Brathay application form here.

To help ensure we're offering equal opportunities for all, if you are applying for a role at Brathay, please consider completing an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.

Job hours: Will vary depending on which programme (hours expected to be between 2 - 10 hours per week)  – usual working patterns Monday – Friday with some evenings and weekends where required.

Expected Start Date: 1st June 2021

Interview Date: W/C 23rd May

Closing date for applications: Friday 14th May 2021


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: - recruitment@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