Job vacancy: Corporate Partnerships Manager, Giving Nation
Giving Nation is looking for someone to deliver corporate volunteering programmes.
Founded in 2002 as a part of the Home Office's Giving Campaign, Giving Nation is an independent, nationwide programme that celebrates the power of young people to shape their world through giving to others.
The programme supports schools, teachers and young people through a variety of resources, tools and projects. The Giving Nation Challenge is an active learning project (currently adopted by 450 English secondary schools) for social enterprise and is supported by the Cabinet Office - Office of the Third Sector. The Challenge also offers schools and local businesses a chance to work together in the classroom through a fully-supported corporate volunteering scheme.
The Corporate Partnerships Manager is responsible for recruiting businesses, training volunteers and providing brokerage support to both businesses and Challenge schools. This is a busy, exciting and creative role that will create great opportunities to demonstrate effectiveness, operate independently and to work on a project that will provide win-win situations for schools and their corporate partners.
We are looking for someone who has experience in delivering corporate volunteering programmes. The successful candidate will have an understanding of CSR and an interest in creating and supporting opportunities for corporate staff to work alongside young people in the classroom.
Deadline for applications: 13 November 2009