Home-based
£41,000 - £45,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Since YGAM was founded five years ago, we have quickly established ourselves as a leading 
educational charity which builds digital resilience in young and vulnerable people, by training 
professionals to raise awareness of the potential of gaming and gambling-related harm specifically.

Last year alone, we have reached just over 164,000 young people & students and collaborated with 
almost 1,180 educational organisations (schools, colleges, universities and charities) to deliver 
our programme. YGAM are incredibly proud to be working with all stakeholders in this space, from 
the gambling & gaming operators who make products available to the public; education professionals 
who support young people & students learning; the criminal justice sector; partner universities; 
public health; leading third sector organisations; leading sports clubs; Local Authorities and 
young people, students and parents themselves.

It is a very busy time in YGAM currently and we have a unique opportunity for a strategic leader to 
join the YGAM team to (i) lead and be accountable for all aspects of our programme delivery and 
(ii) develop purposeful, relevant and impactful national partnerships to further accelerate our 
relevance in the education sector. The post is full-time and offers a starting salary of £41,000 - 
£45,000 pa based on experience.

The principal purpose of the post is to support a programme leadership team to maximise and 
evidence impact across all our education programmes and position that impact and learning with 
principle stakeholders on a national stage to further develop the relevance of YGAM.  You’ll be 
supported in your role by a first-class Senior Leadership Team of which this post is part off and a 
c-suite board of trustees.  The role will be demanding and we anticipate the split will be 20% 
internal and 80% external facing. Being highly organised, having an absolute eye for detail and the 
drive and ambition to make this opportunity a success within a start-up organisation are critical 
qualities.

To apply please email a copy of your CV and a supporting statement of no more 
than two pages, outlining how you meet the Person Specification for the role.  A full job description is attached.  The closing date for completed applications is Friday 18th October 2019 at 1700.  Only applications with a supporting statement will be considered.

Successful applicants who make the shortlist will be asked to attend an interview, which is planned 
to take place on Thursday 24th October 2019 in London. Please make sure you can attend this 
selection day before applying. YGAM are proud to be recognised as an Investors in People 
organisation, guaranteeing you a purposeful job with plenty of training and career opportunities 
for the right person.
Good luck with your application and thank you so much for your interest in our work.

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Young Gambler's Education Trust

YGAM delivers the UK's first accredited & quality-assured gambling awareness education programme. Our educational resources have been d... Read more

Refreshed on: 04 October 2019
Closed date: 18 October 2019
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