Programme Director

£65,000 - £75,000
29 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

This new and unique charity delivers a six month career preparation course for 18-24 year olds that offers the opportunity to gain the experience, skills and qualifications required for employment and apprenticeship opportunities.

Young adults work with us as Trainees focusing on English, Maths and ICT Functional Skills training, undertaking a range of challenging business-led projects and collaborating with their personal Career Coach to ensure that they are fully prepared for the world of work.

Programme Director

This is an outstanding opportunity to lead the content of this Programme within a new, robust and highly ambitious charity.  

The Programme Director is responsible for the strategic and operational running of Programme, ensuring it is structured and delivered so that it can most effectively help young people from challenging backgrounds get the skills, experience and qualifications they may have missed out on at school or college. 
With significant experience of working directly with excluded young people, you will have the ability to strategically develop an employability programme and successfully recruit young people onto it.  Critical to your success will be your excellent people management skills, passion for making a difference to young people’s lives and your commitment to being “best in class”.

To learn more about this opportunity, please download the appointment brief on the Prospectus website which can be reached by clicking on the Apply button.

by following the web link below. The brief will also provide full application instructions. 

If you wish to have an informal discussion about the opportunity, please contact our retained advisors Linda Griffiths or Sam Taylor at Prospectus on 020 7691 1920, or e-mail or

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 26th October.
Preliminary interviews with Prospectus: w/c Monday 7th November
Interviews with Client: Friday 18th November and 25th November