Do you love working with young people and seeing them achieve the unbelievable? Then apply to join our team!

By working at Element Society, you help young people achieve the unbelievable. You will empower young people to change their communities, raise their own aspirations and become role models to their peers.


Current vacancies

NCS Team Leaders and NCS Assistant Team Leaders

The life-changing NCS experience wouldn’t be possible without the hard work of our inspirational delivery staff. You can be a part of this incredible youth movement. Our seasonal staff are at the heart of NCS, and we’re proud of the thousands of people who motivate, lead and inspire young people on their NCS journey. The success of NCS wouldn’t be possible without the passion and dedication of our seasonal NCS staff team. Have a look at the role that would most suit your experience, and fill in the application form below.

The application process

  1. Download and fill in the application form - make sure you explain how you meet the criteria outlined in the job description.
  2. Save it with the file name following this pattern, "FIRST NAME_LAST NAME_ROLE APPLIED FOR".
  3. Open the appropriate link below to upload your application through our secure portal, and follow the instructions there. NOTE, make sure you click the upload button to upload your application form.

Applications will be considered on a first come first serve basis, so if you intend to submit an application, we recommend you do so soon to increase your chances of being shortlisted. Please note, we do not accept CV's. If you have any questions about the role, contact Will Earp, Programmes Manager, for an informal chat on 0114 2999 210, or at [email protected].

Positions will be offered on a conditional basis, subject to the successful completion of our assessment and training weekend, and passing an enhanced DBS check (Element Society will pay for this to be completed).

Want to volunteer?

If you're interested in volunteering with us, find out how on our volunteering page.


Element Society is a registered charity (number: 1157932), a registered company limited by guarantee (number: 08576383) and a registered learning provider (UKPRN: 10047367). Element Society is committed to safeguarding children and young people to the highest standards. Safeguarding children and young people is everyone’s responsibility at the charity. Element Society is an Equal Opportunities employer.