Employment and volunteering opportunities with Y Care International are advertised on this page and usually on BOND and charityjob.co.uk.

 

SENIOR PARTNERSHIPS COORDINATOR

Location: London
Salary: £32,085-£35,648 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting, and dependent on experience
Contract: Permanent, full time
Deadline: Thursday 31st May at 5.00pm

Y Care International is looking for an energetic and experienced fundraiser who can develop our fundraising portfolio to realise significant growth in income from partnerships with high value donors, corporates and YMCAs.

You will lead development of and sustain high value donor, corporate and YMCA pipelines to support the delivery of a business development strategy.

The successful candidate will be an energetic, diligent and target driven person with excellent relationship and communication skills and the determination to win support from existing and new sources of support and financial investment, to coordinate and deliver high value partnerships.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Y Care International can only accept applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK (e.g. UK/EU citizen, valid UK work permit). Regrettably Y Care International cannot help with sponsorship applications for work visas.

How to apply:

Download the job description and person specification

To apply, please complete this application form and equal opportunities form and send to recruitment@ycareinternational.org under the subject header ‘Senior Partnerships Coordinator’

 

YOUTH EMPLOYABILITY ADVISOR

Location: London
Salary: £32,000-£35,000 per annum, inclusive of London Weighting, and dependent on experience
Contract: Fixed term until March 2019 with potential for extension
Deadline: Wednesday 30th May at 5.00pm

The successful candidate will provide technical support across the organisation and to our partners to enhance the design, delivery and evaluation of youth enterprise and employability programming. This will include the development of content and guidance materials in core areas such as lifeskills, youth-friendly finance, mentoring and assessing the quality of vocational training The successful candidate will be expected to deliver engaging training workshops both face-to-face (London, overseas) and online. They will also support us to collate learning and best practice in youth enterprise and employability programming, and identify and engage with new funders and partners for future work.

The successful candidate will be educated to a relevant post-graduate level or with equivalent experience with knowledge and understanding of approaches that support young people to prepare for and access decent work (employment and/or enterprise). They will have a strong grasp of programme design and implementation methods, knowledge of the donor funding environment for enterprise and employability programming, and a demonstrable interest in working with young people. Ability to work in French and/or Spanish is desirable.

We require someone with experience of supporting youth employment and/or enterprise programming, ideally in the global South, and experience of delivering training and capacity building initiatives with individuals and organisations. You will have strong analytical, organisational and interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills and be fluent in written and spoken English. Experience of working on youth-focused international development programming, especially with vulnerable groups, is desirable.

As international travel is required for this role, the post holder must be willing to travel overseas, sometimes at short notice and to difficult areas.

Commitment to Y Care International’s ‘Working with Children and Young People Policy’ is a requirement of employment. The successful candidate will also be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

How to apply:

Download the job description and person specification

To apply, please complete this application form and equal opportunities form and send to recruitment@ycareinternational.org under the subject header ‘Youth Employability Advisor’

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