Education & Parental Engagement Manager - North East

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Full time
Application deadline: 
Friday, 27 May, 2022 - 12:00
Fixed Salary
Per Annum
YGAM (Young Gamers & Gamblers Education Trust)

We are seeking an Education and Parent Engagement Manager for the North East to join our Education Team working on the Young Persons Gambling Harm Prevention Programme on a Fixed term contract until Dec 2023.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the recruitment of delegates for the YGAM assured workshop and for the delivery of the workshops; enabling us to achieve key performance indicators. They will also work with the Parental Engagement Lead and wide team to recruit delegates to our Parents workshops from cross the UK, and ensure consistent offerings of training across the Young People's Gambling Harms Prevention Programme.

We are seeking an individual who is outgoing, with a confident personality. You will enjoy engaging with a variety of stakeholders and have an interest in working with students and professionals in education settings. Being highly organised, having an absolute eye for detail and the drive and determination to make this opportunity a success are also critical qualities.

The successful candidate must be a self starter. You will have the opportunity to find creative ways of working and you will be part of a dedicated team. YGAM has seen as period of growth, making this an exciting time to join the team.

The post is on a full time fixed-term contract with a starting salary of £26,803 with good potential to rise.

Please apply with a copy of your CV and a covering letter (no more than two pages) detailing how you meet the person specification. The closing date for applications is Friday 27th May at noon.

Successful candidates will be invited to interview during week commencing May 30th 2022. YGAM are proud to be recognised as an Investors in People organisation, guaranteeing you a purposeful job with plenty of career and training opportunities.

Good luck with your application. If you have any questions or would like to arrange an informal conversation, please contact Sam Starsmore at