National Citizen Service Temporary Posts, June-August 2019

  • Are you over 18, looking for a rewarding summer job?
  • Do you want a job with passion and purpose? 
  • Do you believe that 15–17 year olds can develop themselves and positively contribute to their community?
  • Are you committed to inspiring them on this journey? 


Young Somerset are recruiting staff to deliver our National Citizen Service (NCS) programmes during the summer season.  NCS aims to support participants’ personal and social development and help them develop the confidence, skills and attitudes they need to take on active roles in their communities and develop themselves for their own future. 

What is NCS?

NCS is a 4-week experience (excluding weekends), that runs throughout the summer, including 2 weeks of residential, with food and accommodation provided.

When is NCS?

The NCS programme is four weeks long - two of which are residential based (all Monday-Friday). 

We have 4 different waves over the summer:

Wave 1 24th June –  19th July
Wave 2 1st July –  26th July
Wave 3 8th July –  2nd August  
Wave 4 15th July –  9th August


 Available Positions:

NCS Team Leader
£1,350 per programme
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Team Leaders will be responsible for leading and supporting a team of 15 young people to successfully complete the programme which comprises a team building residential, a community awareness phase, social action planning and delivery and fundraising.  Team Leaders will have at least 1 years’ experience of working with young people.  


NCS Assistant Team Leader
£1,065 per programme
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Assistant Team Leaders will be responsible for supporting the Team Leader, to enable a team of 15 young people to complete the NCS programme.  This role includes building relationships with young people, being a positive role model and supporting the team to successfully complete the programme.  Assistant Team Leaders will have some experience of working with young people. 


How to Apply:

Email your completed APPLICATION FORM - CLICK HERE FOR WORD DOC. to [email protected]

All posts are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory references. 

Interviews will be held on dates which are convenient for both parties.  Appointments to be made on a first come, first served basis. 

All appointments will be expected to attend an NCS Training Weekend in Somerset on 18th and 19th May
Please note you will need to be staying within commuting distance of Somerset, for the final 2 weeks of the program which are non-residential. 


For further information and an application pack please contact:

Debbie Farkas - Unit 2 Suprema Estate, Edington, Bridgwater, Somerset TA7 9BF.

Telephone: 01278 722100 or email [email protected]