Jobs

Vi-Ability seeks a new Chief Executive:

Vi-Ability seeks a new Chief Executive who will lead the social enterprise in its mission to equip young people with business and employment skills to address youth unemployment in the UK, whilst also transforming struggling community sports clubs into viable businesses and thriving community hubs.

As Chief Executive you will lead the development of an exciting new phase, overseeing a programme that will increase the scale of our operations and impact across the UK, improving lives and strengthening communities.

One of the UK’s leading social enterprises, Vi-Ability’s multi-award winning approach gives young people readily transferable skills and real workplace experience. It was named UK Social Enterprise of the Year in 2015 and has been commended by the UK Prime Minister for its work. Vi-Ability has consistently helped 75% of those who enter its programmes into sustainable employment. 

As first in command, you will be responsible for setting a new strategic direction for Vi-Ability as well as ensuring its smooth day-to-day running, ensuring that we provide programmes of the highest quality, alongside consistent learning experiences for young people across the UK. The position will require you to develop and support the team of 10 staff members who are spread across both the Wales, London and Ireland hubs.

This role will suit someone with an affinity to sport and the transformative effect it can have on young people and communities. If you believe you can make an active contribution to the continued development of Vi-Ability and help improve thousands of young lives through sport then we look forward to receiving your application.

To read more about the role and how to apply click here...


Vi-Ability seeks Freelance Trainers

Vi-Ability is seeking a number of freelance trainers who will support the social enterprise in its mission to equip young people with business and employment skills to address youth unemployment in the UK, whilst also working with struggling sports clubs in helping to transform them in viable businesses and thriving hubs in the centre of the community.

As a freelance trainer, you will lead on the delivery of our Award Winning 'Run the Club' programme in a variety of locations across the UK with a focus on London and Wales as we expand our work with individuals in a variety of exciting new partnered clubs.

As one of the UK’s leading social enterprises, Vi-Ability is looking for highly motivated, organised and enthusiastic tutors who can create an engaging environment as well as providing opportunities for young people to develop transferable skills preparing them to enter sustainable outcomes including further education and employment.

To read more about the role and how to apply click here...


Volunteering

Scott Roberts delivering a Vi-Ability programme

Scott Roberts delivering a Vi-Ability programme

Vi-Ability has an increased pool of volunteers who carry out a diverse range of roles. Want to do your bit but not sure where to start? Whether you have ten minutes, or ten months, there are hundreds of ways for you to get involved with Vi-Ability and our network of partner clubs and organisations.

You could volunteer to help out on a match-day, assist with maintenance jobs around a stadium, administration, promoting games or take part in a fundraising challenge – whatever takes your fancy. 

If you would like to get involved then please email: info@vi-ability.org or call 01492 583555 – We would love to hear from you!


VOLUNTEER PHOTOGRAPHERS NEEDED!

Nifty with a camera? Vi-Ability is looking for help with photography. With so many events and matches going on we are looking for people who can come along on an occasional basis to capture the moment. We hope to build up a bank of images to use on our website, reports and other marketing material to help show the world what we’re up to. Click here for a link to the job description. 

If you are interested in getting involved please email info@vi-ability.org