1MM Regional Manager (Cardiff Capital Region)

The Programme

One Million Mentors, is a project within the charity UpRising Leadership, its mission is to transform the process of mentoring for all in the UK. Our ambition is to train, recruit and connect a million mentors to a million young people in order to increase youth employability, support social action and help break down social barriers.

The impetus for 1MM comes from the recognition that there is significant opportunity to widen the scope of mentoring, increase the provision of mentoring to areas across the UK and generally strengthen the mentoring network by connecting existing organisations through the shared online platform.

The Role

We are looking for an experienced individual who is able to work well managing the multiple responsibilities outlined in the complete job description. The successful candidate will help to ensure the smooth running of the 1MM Cardiff Capital Region programme.

Applicants will need excellent communication skills as well as the ability to work in a fast moving environment with multiple deadlines. Please note this is a full time role offered on an initial 6-month contract.

For full information about the role (including complete job description; frequency of work and rate of pay) and what we’d like from you in your application please download our job pack.

Important Application Details

Application deadline: 12 pm noon on Friday 14th December 2018. Please note, that we may be contacting suitable applicants before the deadline, so you are encouraged to apply early.

Interview date: Friday 21st December 2018.

To Apply 

Application is made by submitting a CV and a personalised Cover Letter to jobs@uprising.org.uk

  • CV should be tailored to demonstrate how you meet the competencies
  • Cover Letter should refer to three competencies where you are particularly strong. The Cover Letter should also detail why you are interested in the role, why you want to work for UpRising, and how your values match those of our own. The Cover letter should be no more than 2 pages of A4.

For diversity monitoring, we also request that you fill in our Equal Ops Form.