Current Vacancies

Finance Manager

39 hours a week.
£26,500 – £28,000 per annum dependent on experience

We wish to appoint a Finance Manager to oversee and administer the financial operations of the organisation, and to be responsible for the efficient and accurate financial management and reporting for the charitable Trust.

After over 20 years at The Dukes, Pat Russell our Finance Manager is retiring and we are looking for someone new to join our team and take our Finance Department forward in 2020. The role of Finance Manager is a member of the senior management team and works directly with the Director. If you wish to have an informal chat about the role with Pat please call on 01524 598504.

The successful candidate will have considerable relevant experience of a senior finance role, have experience of accounting software and packages, and an excellent understanding of legal and financial regulations and procedures for charitable organisations. 

Closing date for application forms: 10am, Monday 24 February
Interviews: Friday 28 February

Work Experience

Working hours to be confirmed.
Work Experience is an unpaid opportunity.

We are offering two weeks of work experience opportunities throughout the academic year; one aimed at 14 - 16 year olds (July) and the other aimed at 16 - 19 year olds (September).

Applications for our July week are now open.

The July week will run from Monday 6 - Fri 10 July 2020.

For more information on the work experience programme, please contact our Creative Learning Team on 01524 598 522 or email

Applications for our September week will open in April - please check this page for updates.

Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate work experience outside of these weeks.

Closing date for application forms: 12pm, Friday 28 February
Interviews: Monday 9 March

Volunteer at The Dukes

Volunteers play a vital role in supporting The Dukes’ activity, and we are grateful for the time and enthusiasm that our growing team of dedicated & passionate volunteers provide.

We have different volunteering opportunities available depending where we are in the calendar year.