LS1, Leeds

National starting salary at £33,300 to £35,150

Permanent, Full-time

008990

About the organisation

Youth charity The Prince’s Trust helps disadvantaged young people to get their lives on track. It supports 11 to 30 year-olds who are une... Read more

Job Description

Permanent – Head of Public Sector (North East and Yorkshire and the Humber)

Full time- 35 hours a week

The Prince's Trust is a youth charity whose mission is to help young people transform their lives by developing the confidence and skills, to live, learn and earn. This year we will support more than 70,000 young people through a range of proven programmes, with three in four achieving a positive outcome.

To help us achieve our mission we’re looking for a passionate and inspiring individual who thrives on developing strategic partnerships and has an unswerving focus on organisational sustainability. If this sounds like your thing, the Head of Public Sector Partnerships is the job for you!

The key focus of the role is the development of long term partnerships with the public sector and the generation of sustainable income that will help The Prince’s Trust support more young people who need our help most. The Head of Public Sector will contribute to a team target of £2m per annum and will have responsibility for the Public Sector Partnerships Manager.

The ideal candidate will have strong partnership development skills, the ability to relate to senior personnel and experience of securing public sector funding. An understanding of regional politics and economic and social policy is also desirable.

The Prince's Trust is committed to equality and valuing diversity.

The Prince's Trust is committed to safeguarding, protecting and promoting the welfare of the children and young people we work with. Successful applicants to roles at The Prince's Trust will be subject to criminal vetting checks, and where necessary for the role, a check at an enhanced level will be required.

To apply for this vacancy please go to our website and complete an online application form.

To help you with the supporting statement section, you may want to to download a copy of the Prince's Trust Behavioural Framework.

A NOTE FOR RECRUITMENT AGENCIES

We prefer to hire people directly, but we do have a preferred supplier list for when we'd like a helping hand. We'll be in touch if we need you.