Do you have what it takes to be a part of The Door team?

Current Vacancies

Chair of Trustees: Voluntary Position:

The Door is a Christian-based youth project, established in 1991 in Stroud, Gloucestershire
for the benefit of all young people aged 11 to 25 and their families. The Door currently runs
a number of youth clubs and detached youthwork sessions, alongside an extensive
programme of youth mentoring, for which we have been awarded the Queen’s Award for
Voluntary Service, and innovative programmes to support parents of young people and
whole families.

We’re looking for a Chair for our small board of trustees to help to shape and oversee our
exciting plans for the next phase of our development.

We currently have an annual budget of £350,000, 24 staff (mostly part-time) and about 80
regular volunteers – you can find lots more about who we are and what we do across this

Click on the links below to see the role description for our trustees and for the specific role
of Chair, plus our latest annual report.

Chair of Trustees

Trustees Job Description

Latest Annual Report

For more information please contact our company secretary Graham Gill on 01453 756745
or who will put you in touch with one of our trustees.

To apply, please send your CV along with a brief covering letter describing your suitability
for the role and any potential conflicts of interest to Graham Gill at
or by post to The Door, 45 High Street, Stroud, GL5 1AN.

Closing date: 8 March 2018

General Positions

Over the past few years, The Door has continued to expand in the services we deliver. We find ourselves frequently approached by local authorities, agencies and other charities asking us to partner with them or to work in their area.

We have increased our workforce significantly in that time, and we are always on the look out for the right people to work for us.

We often have need for full and part time staff in the following areas:

  • Community based Youthwork
  • Mentoring young people
  • Working with the parents of 11-25 year olds
  • Fundraisers
  • Admin & Support staff

If you think you might have what it takes to join the growing team at The Door, please send a CV and covering letter to

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