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Director of International Programmes & Partnerships (interim) 

We’re seeking a dynamic senior international programmes and partnerships expert with a passion for creating employment opportunities with and for disadvantaged young people.

As interim Director of International Programmes & Partnerships, you will provide senior oversight and strategic direction for Y Care’s global programme portfolio. Over the next year we’re focussing on the economic empowerment of disadvantaged young women by launching ‘Y Livelihoods’, creating enterprise and employment among young women in urban poverty overseas, and an innovative new fundraising product, which aims to resource 1 million new opportunities for decent work by 2030.

This is an externally facing, SMT-level role, with responsibility for YCI programme impact and growth with key partner organisations and external relations with key partners for implementation, funding, research and influencing. You will open up new conversations with existing and new partners who share our passion to enable more young people to move into business and out of poverty.

For more information, and to request a full candidate pack, please contact Kara Small, Talent Insights Partner at Parkhouse Bell, on

Role Profile Interim Director of Programmes and Partnerships_JD_Jan 2020

If your application is successful, you will be invited to participate in a one-hour telephone interview with Parkhouse Bell. Candidates who are shortlisted following this telephone interview will be submitted to Y Care, for consideration for face to face interviews.

Interviews will be held in London in the weeks commencing March 9 and 16, 2020. Closing date for applications: Monday 2nd March 2020.

The appointee will be required to undertake a DBS check and to sign Y Care’s Code of Conduct and its Safeguarding Policy.

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