Careers

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 YGAM has grown quickly over the last few years and continues on that trajectory, with more  recruitment planned during 2021.  YGAM currently employs around 40 staff.  

We endeavour to create a unique, engaging work environment where our employees believe in our brand values (Authentic, Agile, Practical, Courageous and Personable) and strive to help inform, educate, safeguard and build digital resilience amongst young and vulnerable people. In return for your passion, dedication and hard work you will be rewarded with:

  • Generous holiday entitlement starting at 28 days, increasing to 29 and 30 days with 2 and 5 years’ service (in addition to Bank Holidays).
  • 24/7 GP appointments & telephone counselling
    Contribution to dental, optical and prescription costs
  • Contribution to Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, Chiropractic, Acupuncture, Podiatry and Reflexology costs.
  • Fully supported flexible home working
  • Tailored Continuous Personal Development (CPD) plan with free external training.
  • New laptop, mobile phone and home office equipment.
  • 3% auto-enrolment contribution to the NEST Government Pension scheme.
YGAM have received the Investors in People Accreditation and are a recognised Investors in People employer.  
Current opportunities

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Digital Marketing Manager
£30,930 per annum

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JOB DESCRIPTION

YGAM is seeking a skilled digital marketing specialist to join our award-winning team. Reporting to the Director of External Affairs, the successful candidate will use their proven marketing expertise to develop, deliver and evaluate a range of creative digital campaigns. As we launch our ambitious new three-3 strategy, this role will embrace a data-driven approach to develop our brand profile online and increase our reach amongst target audiences. Their responsibilities will also cover social media, SEO/SEM/SMO optimisation, analytics, and website development. 

The ideal candidate will be motivated, professional, and organised, with a creative flair. We are looking for someone who believes in YGAM’s mission and will demonstrate exceptional drive to further promote our brand and profile. 

JOB TITLE:

Fundraising Business Development Manager
£33,250 per annum

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JOB DESCRIPTION

YGAM is seeking an experienced fundraiser to join our tight-knit team. In this role, the successful candidate will use their expert communication skills and keen sense of initiative to spot fundraising opportunities, develop relationships with potential donors, and manage fundraising campaigns. By writing proposals, supporting our corporate fundraising, and coordinating events, they will hone their communication skills, bid writing experience, and leadership abilities while supporting YGAM to deliver our exciting new three-year strategy. 

The ideal candidate will be motivated, professional, and organised, with a knack for research. We are looking for someone who believes in YGAM’s mission and will demonstrate exceptional drive to further our existing fundraising efforts and deliver new ones. 

JOB TITLE:

University and Student Engagement Team Ambassadors
Voluntary position
Home based/Remote

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JOB DESCRIPTION

We are seeking YGAM Ambassadors to join our University and Student Engagement Team on a voluntary basis until Dec 2022.

We’d love to hear from students with an interest in Mental Health, psychology, and gaming.

We are seeking an individuals who are outgoing, with a confident personality. You will enjoy engaging with other students and be able to advise us on the experiences of students with regards to gaming and gambling.

If you are interested, please send a copy of your CV and a cover letter of no more than two sides of A4 detailing what you would bring to the YGAM student advisory board and how your experiences (life and/or work) demonstrate how you display the YGAM values of being Authentic, Agile, Practical, Courageous and Personable.

Good luck with your application. If you have any questions or would like to arrange an informal conversation, please contact Linda Scollins-Smith at linda@ygam.org.

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