Salary: £14,175 per annum (actual)

Hours:  21 hours - Flexibility Required

Contract: Fixed for 12 months

Location: Hexham-based, with countywide travel

Deadline: Friday 17th December 2021



Northumberland Domestic Abuse Service (NDAS) is looking to recruit a Domestic Abuse Prevention Practitioner

NDAS recognises that children and young people with experience of domestic violence and abuse will have particular emotional needs in relation to their experience.

The post holder will be expected to provide a flexible range of prevention services incorporating risk reduction for children and young people, parents and professionals working with CYP. The post-holder will support children and young people both within schools and a range of community-based settings.

The contract is for 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance, with an extension possible, subject to funding

​​This role is based in Hexham but will be required to travel throughout Northumberland ​

To apply please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an application pack







Salary: £25,000 pa

Hours: 37.5hrs per week

Contract: Fixed term one year

Location: Mainly home based (80%) with travel to meetings throughout region

Deadline: Friday 7th January 2022

Interviews: Monday 17th January 2022



The post holder will be responsible for the development of Cancern North, a new VCSE Network in the North East and North Cumbria. To work in partnership with public sector organisations in health (primary and secondary), social support,  third sector agencies and community groups to innovate with new communications and systems for the benefit of all involved with cancer care and support. To be a remote worker, working from home using work mobile telephone and laptop. To be able to attend face to face meetings across the whole geographical area.

We are looking for someone with experience of working with a wide range of VCSE organisations. You will be someone with excellent stakeholder engagement skills who can grow relationships with a wide range of key partners and is passionate about personalised health care.

This is a new position, and we need someone who will enjoy the challenge of shaping Cancern North for the future. The ideal candidate will be dynamic, proactive, flexible, and passionate with a listening and professional approach.

Please note that secondments are welcome to this post as this suits anyone looking to upskill/ take this as a personal development opportunity.

The closing date is Friday 7th January 2022 and all interviews will take place on Monday 17th January 2022 at The Woodruff Centre, Apex Business Village, Annitsford, Northumberland NE23 7BF.

Download the application documents:

Please return your Application Form to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or by post to: Recruitment at Coping with Cancer North East, The Woodruff Centre, 26 Apex Business Village, Annitsford, Northumberland, NE23 7BF

All candidates are requested to complete the Application Form, however, please let us know if you require any assistance with your application via our main office number: 0191 250 2026, or by email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..








Salary: £30,451 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contract: Fixed until June 2023

Location: Based in Ashington with travel across the county

Closing date:  Midnight Sunday 19th December 2021

Interviews: Week commencing  10th January 2022


Bridge Northumberland  is part of the Building Better Opportunities Programme, funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery.  Bridge Northumberland aims to help those who experience multiple barriers to work in finding a job or being in a better place to look for work.  Bridge is a partnership between Northumberland County Council (NCC) and a number of voluntary organisations in Northumberland.

We are seeking a Bridge Worker Lead, with successful and relevant experience of supporting the operational delivery of an Employability Project, to work closely with the CEO and Partnership and Performance Manager, driving performance to agreed targets and quality standards, ensuring underperformance is reported accurately and efficiently.  The successful candidate will co-ordinate processes for referral within agreed timescales, reporting to CEO and Partnership and Performance Manager on regular non-compliance and advising on improvements.

It is important that the successful candidate can work co-operatively and productively with Bridge partners to communicate changes in programme eligibility and compliance, ensuring that information is communicated accurately.

Application documents can be downloaded below:

To apply for this job, please email your completed application documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the deadline: Midnight on 19th December 2021.

Interviews will take place week commencing 10th January.  Applicants who have not heard by that week have been unsuccessful.









Salary: £14- £16 per hour, depending on qualification and experience

Hours: 20 hours per week

Contract: Fixed term until end of January 2024

Location: Newsham and New Delaval

Deadline: 31st December 2021


Newsham and New Delaval Youth Forum, a youth charity that has been established since 2011 and has been providing youth intervention activities through centre based and detached sessions, are looking to employ an experienced Senior Youth Worker.

The role of the worker will consist of being responsible for all aspects relating to delivery, as well as managing the administration and fundraising of the organisation.


Candidate requirements

  • Experience of working with young people in either a detached or centre based provision
  • Completed level 3 and above, youth work qualification
  • Experience of managing a small team of workers
  • Experience of submitting funding applications and managing the funding strategy and administration of the organisation.
  • Ability to work flexibly and manage time effectively.


Details relating to the post

Job title: Senior Youth Worker

Hours of work: 20 hours per week

Rate per hour £14- £16 per hour depending on qualification and experience

Responsible to the Trustees of the Organisation

Fixed term contract: until end of January 2024

Any offer of employment for this post will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Vetting


To apply

For an application form can you please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or ring 01670 351356 for further information.









We are looking for an enthusiastic volunteer to join our Trustee Board – to help us to develop and implement a clear strategy for the future.


About Cygnus Support:

As a local charity we are dedicated to improving the mental health & emotional wellbeing of people across Northumberland. Our mission is to empower people to improve their lives by providing counselling, education, and support in their local community.


About the Trustee role:

As a Cygnus Trustee you will attend board meetings every 6 - 8 weeks (currently online but may require in person in Northumberland in the future) to discuss progress against plans, consider outlook, and support the Team - ensuring that Cygnus delivers the strongest possible service to those who need us most.

Our Ideal Candidate will have a passion for improving mental health support for local communities.

Experience in the following areas would also be beneficial, adding to the skillset already within the organisation and helping to bring a diversity of knowledge and ideas to the wider board and organisational discussions.

  • Fundraising
  • Commissioning
  • Marketing
  • Online service delivery


What difference will you make:

At a time when mental health and wellbeing support services are stretched, across both Public and Private sectors - we have an opportunity to develop services to close gaps in provision and reduce waiting times. By giving your time, energy, skills, and experience – you can play a key role in improving people’s lives.


If you would like to find out more, then please contact Gill Fraser, our Chair of Trustees, on 07745 155070 for an informal chat.  To request an application pack please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

A current DBS certificate will be required, and references will be taken up prior to appointment.

Many thanks for your interest,

The Trustee Board