Now hiring: Partnerships Coordinator

Looking for the next step in your career progression and the opportunity to work for a dynamic charity that shapes young people’s lives, boosts social mobility and strengthens society?

Young Citizens is an education charity working in primary and secondary schools to help educate, inspire and motivate the active citizens of tomorrow. Since 1989 Young Citizens (formerly known as the Citizenship Foundation), has helped millions of young people understand society’s democratic structures, and the rights and responsibilities of its citizens by running a range of programmes and experiences for young people, with the help of thousands of volunteers.

The Partnerships Coordinator plays an instrumental role in the delivery of Young Citizens work with its varied partners: corporates, professional bodies, funders, schools, universities and individual donors. The post-holder will support the Partnership Manager to implement initiatives to build increased visibility and interest in our work. The role also involves cultivating relationships with partners that align to our mission and values.


Who are we looking for?

We’re looking for a highly motivated individual to join us and play an exciting role within the Partnerships Team at a crucial time in our organisation’s history. This role could be ideal for an ambitious, organised professional with experience in delivering education programmes or teaching wanting to move towards project management or corporate partnerships.

You’ll need to be driven by a passion for citizenship education and partnership working to make a difference to the lives of our beneficiaries and volunteers. In return, we offer a varied and challenging role working in a supportive and flexible work environment with a great employee package.

Please note this role is a 6-month fixed term contract with the possibility to extend.

Download the Recruitment Pack to find out more.


Apply via Charity Job. Closing date: 9am, Monday 7 March 2022

If you would like to informally discuss this opportunity or have any issues with your application, please contact our Recruitment email address as listed in the Recruitment Pack.