Whenever we've got a new opportunity at Rural Action Yorkshire, you'll be the first to know.  We advertise our jobs on this page, along with recruitment packs and application forms. Please complete all relevant forms from the attachments found in each vacancy.

If your organisation would like to advertise employment opportunities on this website, please get in touch.

Current Vacancies

RAY Associates

At RAY we are finding that work opportunities are arising for ad hoc pieces of work with short turn around times.  In order to meet these demands we are looking to set up a register of associates to work with who we would be able to call on at short notice without the need to undertake a wider procurement exercise.

The Enabling Affordable Community Led Housing in North Yorkshire and East Riding project (the project) is being led by Rural Action Yorkshire in partnership with the North and East Yorkshire Rural Housing Enabler Network (RHE Network).

07/09/2016 - 5:00pm

Leaders Unlocked is seeking a freelance Project Coordinator in North Yorkshire to join our team to work on an exciting initiative to enable young people to inform the strategy for policing and crime prevention in North Yorkshire. This two-year initiative runs from August 2016 to July 2018. The successful candidate will be a proactive and experienced youth engagement professional, with a passion for empowering young people to influence change.

The role is paid £100 per day on a freelance basis, plus relevant expenses.

Full job details can be found on the attached PDF.

16/10/2016 (All day)

We are looking to appoint Assistant Directors in the Health and Adult Services Directorate with vision, leadership and the drive to meet challenges head on, with the ability to work successfully with key stakeholders and take managers and staff with us; have a strong performance focus. Several recent post-holders have moved into Director posts, based on their Assistant Director experience with us and these posts will undoubtedly provide you with a bigger stage on which to make your mark.

18/11/2016 (All day)


12 hours per week (2 days flexible times)

23,945 pro rata

Rural Arts has a vacancy for a Finance Officer to co-ordinate the day-to-day running of the financial affairs of Rural Arts and work closely with the Director and other staff members.

Minimum qualification of AAT level 4, ACA or ACCA qualified (or similar finance qualification).

How to Apply

10/02/2017 - 12:00pm

Age UK North Craven - Support at Home Manager

Salary £20,353 pro rata for 20 hours per week.

Help us launch an exciting new service providing practical home support tasks including shopping, light housework and companionship, in order to help older people maintain maximum independence and enjoyment of their homes.

06/03/2017 - 12:00pm

Rural Action Derbyshire

Vacancy - Chief Executive Officer

RAD is a well-established charity based in Matlock with an exciting and challenging time ahead and is looking for a new CEO who has the vision and experience to take the organisation forward.

The new CEO needs to have experience of successfully managing a team of staff, securing new income streams and solid experience of the development and delivery of services.

08/03/2017 (All day)

It is a requirement of the RDPE that the Coast, Wolds, Wetlands and Waterways LEADER Local Action Group holds an Annual General Meeting each year, which will elect or confirm the Chairperson, Vice Chairperson, Members of the Decision Making Body and the Co-ordination and Scrutiny body.

The current Chairperson Mr Graham Ward OBE, has given notification that he will tender his resignation as the LAG Chairperson following the Annual General Meeting. The Vice Chairperson Lucinda Douglas resigned in 2015.