Work for Us

Off the Record believes young people should be happy and healthy. Come and work with us to see young people increase their confidence, resilience and improve the relationships.

We offer a generous leave entitlement, with 35 days per annum (inclusive of Public Holidays and two discretionary days) accruing an extra day annual leave every year until you’ve got the maximum 40 days annual leave per annum. An excellent pension scheme with The People’s Pension, including contributions from the organisation, as well as life assurance cover for all paid staff.


Job Vacancies at OTR

Volunteer & Networking Supervisor – Young People Services

Off the Record (OTR) exists to improve the emotional health and well-being of children and young people by empowering them to be themselves. This year we celebrate our 25th anniversary as a charity, and we’re looking for someone who believes in equality and championing young peoples voice to work with and support our volunteers, as well as advocate and promote the work of OTR across Bath & North East Somerset (BANES).

OTR is advertising for a Volunteer & Networking Supervisor – Young People Services, 30 hours per week at £25,083 (pro rata). Please click here to view the Job Description. Please click here for the Application Form.

Off the Record’s vision is for every young person in Bath & North East Somerset & beyond to be emotionally healthy, confident and empowered to be themselves. This role is critical to us achieving that vision.

Off the Record provides a range of services that enable and empower young people to develop their confidence, communication skills and resilience. Our listening services – listening support and counselling are core to this and enable us to support young people with a range of issues and needs. This role will recruit, induct, train and support volunteers to undertake these and other various roles across OTR.

You’ll work closely with our Operations Manager, Office Manager and Listening Services admin and support to ensure effective referral processes, and appointment systems are in place.

If you care about young people receiving timely and high-quality support and have experience of recruiting and training volunteers then we’d love to hear from you. This role genuinely makes a difference to the experience young people have at OTR.

Questions and submission of applications need to be made to office@offtherecord-banes.co.uk.

The closing date for this position is Friday 16th August 12pm.

This position will require an enhanced DBS certificate

Interviews will take place between 22nd – 23rd August.  


Lead Counsellor

Off the Record (OTR) exists to improve the emotional health and well-being of children and young people by empowering them to be themselves. This year we celebrate our 25th anniversary as a charity, and we’re working closer than ever with Bath & North East Somerset Council and the Clinical Commissioning Group to ensure that young people in Bath and North East Somerset (BANES) get the support they need in the communities they live.

OTR is advertising for Lead Counsellors, paid at £17.50 per hour, working from one of our community locations in Midsomer Norton or Keynsham. You’ll be working from between 3 – 8pm delivering counselling and being the local lead point of contact. Please click here to view the Job Description. Please click here for the Application Form.

Off the Record’s vision is for every young person in Bath & North East Somerset & beyond to be emotionally healthy, confident and empowered to be themselves. This role is critical to us achieving that vision.

Providing high quality counselling in the community is key to achieving our vision, and giving access to therapeutic services when they need it most.

You’ll work closely with our Operations Manager, Office Manager, Listening Services admin and support and Volunteer and Network Supervisor to ensure effective referral processes, and appointment systems are in place.

If you care about young people receiving timely and high-quality support and have experience of counselling young people then we’d love to hear from you. This role genuinely makes a difference to the experience young people have at OTR.

Questions and submission of applications need to be made to office@offtherecord-banes.co.uk.

The closing date for this position is Friday 16th August 12pm.

This position will require an enhanced DBS certificate

Interviews will take place between 22nd – 23rd August.