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Helm welcomes back our Pathways students on Monday 24th October. Exciting times and opportunities ahead.

Job Vacancy

 Helm are now appointing our first full time Student Wellbeing and Development Manager and are looking for a highly experienced youth practitioner to join our Senior Management Team. 

If you have a track record in successfully counselling or coaching young people, have worked at management level in youthwork, health and social care, training or education, and want to join a vibrant and forward thinking organisation, with young people at its heart, then we would love to hear from you. A candidate pack is available to download here

 Closing date:

31st October 12 noon

Interview dates:

14th/15th November


To apply : Please ensure you are available on the interview dates and then apply as directed in the candidate pack to Helen Sykes, CEO





Helm is a charity based in Dundee which provides a creative, supportive learning service for people, in particular young people, who face difficult barriers to developing sustainable careers.

Helm engages with individuals in fresh ways, aiming to find the spark that personally engages them. Our support is often through transitional periods in their lives. We take an holistic approach, not only focussing on career objectives but emphasising the importance of health, wellbeing and personal growth. Helm delivers a range of learning services in partnership with local and national funders and continues to develop a range of pioneering social enterprises that also deliver community services.

We encourage hundreds of people each year to strive for positive results and by doing so we continue to pursue our founding and core commitment - to help more people achieve more - securing for them a better future.



Get your thinking caps on Dundee!

We are launching our new fundraising initiative and businesses, individuals and organisations in and around Dundee are being encouraged to contact us and sign up to raise vital funds to help change lives of Dundee's youngsters. Download your HUGE Helm Quiz registration form and send back to or alternatley post to Helm, 48 St. Andrews Lane, Dundee, DD1 2EY

The Quiz pack has everything you need to host a quiz and once you have completed and returned the registration form we will be in contact with the official Quiz Pack and the Quiz Answer Pack. Helm can offer great support and encouragement whatever and whenever you decide to do your quiz day/evening. We also have a Fundraising pack full of ideas for you to incorporate into your fundraising.

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