Careers and Work Experience

As a registered charity, the Community Trust works in close conjunction with Plymouth Argyle Football Club, aiming to be the best and ensure the quality of our behind-the-scenes team sets us apart from the competition. Our people are committed to the success of the Trust, working across several sectors where sport has proven to be the ideal tool for creating lasting engagement with individuals and groups.

We offer a unique and exciting working environment, excellent training, with recognition and rewards for the part each individual plays. Offering opportunities for full time, part time and voluntary roles our permanent and temporary positions include: Education, Coaching, Charity, HospitalityFacilities ManagementCorporate ServicesCommercial Services and Media.

This season sees a series of new opportunities become available at Argyle’s Community Trust and we are excited to invite motivated and passionate individuals to come forward and become part of the team.


Argyle Community Trust is looking to recruitanNCS Officer.The position is based within Argyle Community Trust’s Social Inclusion team. The position will be based in Plymouth, however, your work will see you work in parts of Cornwall and Devon dependent on the demands of the programmes. The candidate will be expected to work evenings, weekends, and residential elements and have an understanding of young people’s needs.

The candidate must have a good understanding of the National Citizen Service programme and be able to recruit participants for the programme, lead a number of residential camps and social action projects within the role. An understanding of volunteering and organizing competitions and events is required. The candidate must have good, in-depth knowledge of Community Cohesion programmes, excel at partnership working with an understanding of estates based projects, youth services and youth offending teams and also have the ability to control challenging groups and individuals.


Hours: 40 hours per week; evening and weekend work is a requirement of the post

Salary: £18,000 – £20,000 DOE (Fixed term post until March 2020, view to extend subject to funding)

Responsible to: NCS Programme Manager


Work Experience with Argyle Community Trust

Procedure of applying:

  • Download application form from website from here…Work Experience Application Form
  • Complete and send over to with supporting letter including why you want to do your work experience with the Community Trust and why you think you would benefit from the experience.
  • State what week you are looking to undertake work experience with us during the year