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Associate Role

On occasions we need external assistance from ‘Associates’ with specific skill sets to work with us to deliver our ambitious agenda.

Your skill set may include specialist expertise or knowledge in a number of areas including but not exclusive to:

  • Co-ordinating and liaising with potential partners and development of consortia
  • New business development including market research, through to bid qualification
  • Expertise at senior level in related fields affecting young people and their environment
  • Advisory and consultancy work in related fields
  • Bid-writing and bid composition for existing and new work

Ideally you will have:

  • Senior level Experience and track record of successful outcomes
  • Understanding and experience of our operating environment
  • Ability to analyse complex  information and draw inferences
  • Track record of developing positive relationships and working in partnership with key stakeholders and funders
  • Knowledge and experience of best practice in working with young people to deliver quality service outcomes
  • An ability to work with colleagues collaboratively to deliver St Basils ambitious development programme
  • Specialist skills and knowledge which could contribute to our agenda
  • Knowledge /understanding of diversity and equality, able to operate in a diverse organisation

We would like to develop a framework relationship with a number of suitably experienced independent associates who would be available to assist us if and when required. Whilst we could not guarantee any work, we would agree allocation of specific work bundles in agreement with you. We would require you to maintain contact and update your knowledge of our work, respecting our confidentiality and protecting our business interests. If engaged on a specific assignment for St Basils in these terms, it would be a condition of our agreement that you would not work with any other organisations who are tendering for the same work.

We would provide you with our regular newsletter and invite you to an annual briefing about our work and environment. You would also be invited to any of our public events.

About St Basils and the Associate Role

Expression of Interest

If you are interested in exploring Associate opportunities further, please provide your CV, with supporting information addressing the requirements above, with 2 referees to

Please also provide your chargeable rate for:

  • Daily rate
  • 10 to 20 days
  • Above 20 days
  • Commissioned work up to 12 months