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EY Foundation - Programme Delivery Coordinator

EY Foundation - Programme Delivery Coordinator

Posted 11 March by EY
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EY Foundation - Programme Delivery Coordinator

Contract type - Permanent

Location - Leeds

The opportunity

The EY Foundation is a charitable organisation set up by EY in the interest of supporting young people who face barriers in their transition into the working world.

In 2019, the EY Foundation formed a partnership with the Caretech Foundation. As part of this partnership, we are piloting and preparing to establish our new 'Care to Employment' programme in 2020.

We are looking to add to our teams across the UK in order to assist with the Care to Employment programme as it grows. Our team is passionate about changing the prospects of disadvantaged young people in the UK and work in a lively, flexible environment where no day is the same. If you share our vision, more details below!

Your key responsibilities

  • Represent the EY Foundation at events (internal and external and includes evening/breakfast events) .Present at said events to groups of 10-300 young people
  • All project management and administrative tasks related to planning and delivery of Care to Employment
  • Work with referral organisations (local authorities, virtual schools etc) to recruit eligible young people
  • Maintain positive relationships with key young people providers, local schools and colleges, employers, grant makers, local authorities and key EY stakeholders
  • Actively recruit volunteers to support programme delivery
  • Collect and analyse data and feedback from the young people, volunteers and employers partaking in the programmes, identifying opportunities for improvement

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Experience of working with or in third sector organisations that support young people, particularly those who face multiple barriers
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to communicate succinctly and effectively
  • Good presentation skills and previous experience of facilitating sessions/activities with young people
  • Competent written communication skills and a good level of IT literacy including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint at a minimum
  • Willingness to learn, adapt and be flexible in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities
  • A good understanding of both the potential and challenges that young people with care experience have in relation to their transition into work

Ideally, you'll also have

  • Some experience of recruiting and training business volunteers
  • Awareness of the landscape, policies and current agenda in relation supporting care experienced young people

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Apply now.

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