Charityworks Trainee 2023


Location UK wide
  • Closing: 10:33am, 12th Jun 2023 BST

Job Description

Charityworks is a 12-month, talent programme where you will deliver a full time paid job in a partner charity or housing association and have the opportunity to make real social impact.

Alongside your placement, you will also take part in an acclaimed development programme recognised by the Institute of Leadership and Management; this has been designed to accelerate your career development and provide you with the skills needed to launch your career in the social sector. 

Throughout the process you’ll be supported by our programme team, an external mentor from the sector and a peer coach to help you make the most of the year. You’ll come together regularly with your fellow trainees and professionals across the sector to explore key issues affecting your work and society as a whole. Individually, you’ll explore the sector and deepen your understanding of your environment even further by producing your own enquiry and research project.

At the end of the 12-month programme you’ll have the experience and skills to kick-start your professional career in the UK social sector and beyond! 

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Key Information

Applications are now open and will close at 1pm, 28 February 2023.

Job Description

  • Job Title: Charityworks Trainee

  • Employer: One of our Charityworks partner organisations.  These organisations are subject to change each year but often include a range of non-profit partners from NSPCC, Guide Dogs, Barnardo’s, Christian Aid, Network Homes, Accent Housing and many more. 

  • Location: Placements will take place in leading non-profit organisations across a number of locations across the UK. There may be partly remote or blended working possibilities with some of our placements.  

  • Hours: Usually 9am - 5pm with some flexibility according to the requirements of the placement and your host organisation. 

  • Contract: Fixed term, 12 months commencing Autumn 2023

  • Salary: The salary will meet the Living Wage as set by the Living Wage Foundation.  This is currently £21,255 (UK-wide) or £23,302.50 (London) based on 37.5 hours per week.

Removing bias from the hiring process

Applications closed Mon 12th Jun 2023


Removing bias from the hiring process

  • Your application will be anonymously reviewed by our hiring team to ensure fairness
  • You won't need a CV to apply to this job

Applications closed Mon 12th Jun 2023