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YGAM & Queen Mary, University of London: Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship (Social Change) – Development Officer x 2

Do you live in London or the South East, are considering a career in the Third Sector and want to study for a degree, but cautious about taking on student debt?

Well we may have a perfect opportunity: a full-time degree apprenticeship, paid at the London living wage rate and no student loan debt……

YGAM are proudly working with Queen Mary, University of London and other national charities (including Samaritans, Water Aid, Scouts, and NCVO) to deliver a new four-year Charted Manager Degree Apprenticeship (Social Change). This is an exciting, and will be a highly rewarding, role for an individual who is enthusiastic and motivated by working in a national charity delivering social change, through an inspiring programme for young people. We have two posts and are seeking candidates with a ‘can do’ attitude, willing to learn, eager to gain more skills and who will take responsibility for their personal development.

You will gain a broad range of experience in business management of a national education charity and develop your knowledge and skills in delivering social change through programme and project delivery. You will be responsible for supporting the delivery of programmes, projects and day to day tasks that delivers or supports the YGAM strategic plan. Throughout the four-year degree programme, you will be an active member of a variety of functions across YGAM including; Operations and Delivery, Communication and Marketing, Fundraising and Administration, and our trading subsidiary Gameplan.

If you live in London or the South East and want to combine a living wage degree apprenticeship with purposeful work experience where your influence will make a huge difference, please email via our website a copy of your C.V and a supporting statement, telling us why you are perfect for this opportunity. Your supporting statement should be between two and three pages only and should showcase how you meet the person specification.

We are offering a starting salary of £17,100 with all your travel from home paid. You will also be given a brand-new mobile phone, laptop, uniform, home printer and even business cards. During term time you will spend two days a week at Queen Mary University and three days a week at YGAM. Non-term time, you will be spending five days a week at YGAM. Finally, you will be given 28 days a year as paid annual leave, with up to four additional days over Christmas and New Year.

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Location: Home / University based in London & South East with extensive UK travel.

Starting salary: £17,100 plus travel allowance, all equipment and all tuition fees paid for the degree.

Closing date for applications: Monday 08 July, 17:00.

Interview dates: Friday 12 July (in London).