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Job vacancy

Training & Education Officer, Youth Act

Salary: £22,500 - £27,500 (depending on experience)
Location: Central London

Deadline for applications: 31 July 2009.
Interviews: 6 and 7 August 2009.

We are looking for someone who is committed to working with young people to develop their skills and knowledge so that they are able to impact on political and social issues in their local communities and in the wider global society.

This role is an opportunity to be part of the Citizenship Foundation's work in supporting stronger communities, and helping link people together to resolve controversial issues using peaceful and democratic means.

You will work on Youth Act's global project ‘Act Global' and be part of the wider UK delivery programme to engage young people in campaigning on issues of concern to them in their local communities. The aim will be to help young people develop political literacy skills and bring about real and lasting social change.

Youth Act: Learn it. Do it. Change it

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Ade Sofola


Application is by application form and covering letter. To request a full job description, person specification and application form, please contact Oliver Debono (020 7566 4141) or email recruitmenthr@citizenshipfoundation.org.uk.

Deadline for applications: 31 July 2009.
Interviews: 6 and 7 August 2009.


The Citizenship Foundation is an independent education and participation charity (No. 801360) that encourages and enables young people to play an effective role in society. Founded in 1989, it aims to empower people, particularly the young and disadvantaged, with the knowledge, skills and understanding to engage positively with their communities.

Citizenship Foundation, 63 Gee Street, London EC1V 3RS

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Training & Education Officer, Youth Act
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Equal Opportunities form
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