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Does the idea of helping young people achieve things they never dreamed give you a buzz?  Would you like to be part of a dynamic team that believes in doing rather than just talking?  Then we’d like to hear from you…


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Voluntary placements with the DofE

We sometimes offer exciting opportunities for voluntary placements within our various offices. 

Jobs with our partners

DofE Licensed Organisations often have vacancies for roles to support the DofE in their area – from DofE Managers who are the main contact with the DofE Charity, to development workers and administrators.  We publish them on this page when we are notified of them.

Please see below for details of any current vacancies and please ensure you apply direct to them.

If you are a Licensed Organisation or DofE centre with a current vacancy you'd like us to advertise (for free!), please email the details to [email protected].

Current partner vacancies:



LVS Ascot, Berkshire

DofE Manager - To start September 2017

LVS Ascot is a high performing co-educational and boarding school, with a reputation for all-round excellence. Through our stimulating curriculum and vibrant co-curricular activities, we provide our pupils with environment where they are valued, encouraged and inspired.

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic DofE Manager who has experience working with the DofE and leading outdoor pursuits.  The candidate appointed would have a Mountain Leader Award, a 16 hour first aid certificate and be able to drive a minibus.  The ability to be highly organised with paperwork and to manage and work with a variety of colleagues to deliver the DofE  is essential. This is a non-teaching, term time post with many expeditions being run over weekends. We currently have over 100 students taking part in the DofE at Bronze, Silver and Gold levels.

So join us and you will find a friendly and supportive team, not to mention superb facilities, great benefits, plus the chance to have an active role in the life of this exceptional school. There may also be an opportunity to work as a boarding tutor in return for accommodation.

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 2nd May 2017.

Interviews will be held week as soon as possible after the closing date.

For a role description and to apply please visit the Working For Us section on www.lvs.ascot.sch.uk or contact Helen Austin on [email protected].




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