Greater London
SE1, London
£24,350 - £28,800 per year
Temporary, 12 month contract, Full-time
Job description

You will be based in at either our Poplar or South London Centre, however due to the current COVID-19 pandemic we are mostly working with young people, volunteers and partners virtually meaning you will be mostly working from home for the foreseeable future. 

The Prince’s Trust is currently going through an exciting period of development. We have ambitions to grow our offer to young people by providing a blended approach of face-to-face and digital delivery and support. To help us on this journey, we are looking for a passionate and motivated individual to join our dynamic team!

You will engage and build quality relationships with young people, volunteers and partners and as an effective communicator and collaborator, you will thrive in both team and independent work. If you believe you have the passion and skills to help young people change their lives then we would love to hear from you!

To be successful in this role, you will need to be able to engage in challenges with optimism and resilience and be adaptive and flexible – embracing change and innovation. Due to the pandemic, you must be comfortable both working virtually and delivering programmes on virtual platforms.

Our Youth Development Leads provide 1:1 and group support for young people so need to already have experience in facilitating skills development in at least one of the following:

  • Digital skills training
  • Social and personal development
  • Education sector
  • Employability/self-employment training
  • Volunteer training/management
  • Partnerships management

We’d like to hear from candidates with a range of experience however we are particularly interested to hear from anyone with experience or interest in the Employment/Employability Sector.

You will be a natural and effective communicator, passionate about delivering excellent customer service and making the right decision for young people. Working as part of a team within a defined geographical area, you will work with clear objectives to ‘connect’, ‘progress’ and help ‘transform’ the lives of young people who need us most. 




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The Prince's Trust

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

Posted on: 15 September 2021
Closed date: 29 September 2021
Job ref: 1033
Tags: Social Care/Development