Employment opportunities

Head of Aspire Enterprise Services

Aspire is recruiting for a new, full-time leadership role to serve as Head of Aspire's wholly-owned trading company, Aspire Enterprise Services Ltd (AESL). The trading company currently comprises departments undertaking our grounds care, property maintenance, recruitment services and enterprise consultancy activity, with plans to move into other areas consistent with our purpose over time.

Working alongside Aspire's Chief Executive Officer, reporting jointly into that position and to the trading company's Board of Non-Executive Directors, and standing as a crucial member of our Senior Leadership Team, the postholder will provide strategic and operational leadership to ensure Aspire's trading company is commercially robust and securing profitable new business - including enabling the Heads of Departments to achieve ambitious, sustainable growth plans.

Full role description attached here.

If this exciting new opportunity is the role you have been looking for, please apply by sending a copy of your CV and a covering letter by midday on Friday 12th February 2021, for the attention of Claire Broome to [email protected].

Volunteer opportunities

Volunteer Ex-Offender Mentoring Opportunities 

Have you got what it takes to support vulnerable people in the local area?

Aspire is looking for enthusiastic and like-minded people who have time to spare, and would like to work with others to support and mentor ex-offenders in Aylesbury, High Wycombe, Reading and Slough on a voluntary basis.

Our aim is to meet clients - either in person, or virtually - to address the underlying causes of their offending behaviours and engage them to restore their self-worth, through the learning of new skills, rebuilding confidence, support with writing CVs and improving interview skills with a view to attaining education, training, apprenticeship, or employment.

If you are interested in getting involved in Reading and Slough, please contact Tracy at [email protected] or on 07395 791494.

For Aylesbury or High Wycombe, please contact Claire at [email protected] or on 0770 4551284.

Volunteer drivers: Community Transport

Our Community Transport service is a lifeline in supporting isolated elderly people to be able to go out on shopping and social trips. Without this service, 58% of our customers would not be able to leave their homes. We are looking for volunteer drivers to help run this vital service. D1 Licence would be an advantage but is not essential.

For more information please contact Ian Adshead on 01865 204450.