Youth Options employs a dedicated and passionate staff team, and group of committed volunteers. We're always keen to hear from talented people! If you don't see a job listed below that suits you, feel free to send us your CV or get in touch.

Current vacancies and volunteering opportunities

  • Forest School Pre-School Manager

    We are looking to recruit a Pre-School Manager to join our team to plan and deliver sessions in our OFSTED registered Forest School Pre-School for children aged 2 to 5. The pre-school is based in the woodland and the children are outside all of the time, in all weathers; there is indoor space available should they wish to use it.

    The role will involve:

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  • Outdoor Education Higher Education Placement Student

    This is an exciting new opportunity for a university student to join a youth charity on a 12-month placement and have a real impact on our services and gain valuable work experience.

    The role will take the lead role in managing, planning, organising, promoting and delivering Outdoor Education Holiday Clubs delivered by Youth Options at Itchen Valley Country Park.  Assist and Lead delivery of Forest Schools and Bushcraft programmes throughout the year

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  • Bank Staff - Youth Support Worker 

    Youth Options is a charity with significant success in supporting, developing and engaging children and young people.

    Youth Options is looking to recruit a number of staff to join our staff bank to cover staff absence and holiday with guaranteed 3.5 hours per week. The work is predominantely in the evenings and would be in Southampton and Eastleigh. There would be potentially some day time and school holiday time. 

    These positions require dynamic, flexible and enthusiastic people, with experience of working with young people aged 10 –18 years. 

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