Regional Education Officer
Regional Education Officer
Location: Liverpool and across the North-West. Regular trips to MyBnk offices, London.
Duration: Initial 12 month contract with a view to extend
Salary: £26k plus generous benefits package and training budget
Closing Date: 17th January 2019, interviews to be held on the 23rd January 2019 in Liverpool
MyBnk are an award winning education charity delivering financial and enterprise education programmes to young people aged 7-25. Formed in London in 2007, today MyBnk has worked with 200,000 young people across South East, South, South West, Merseyside and North East.
Managing money opens up new opportunities. For a young person leaving care, knowing how to budget for a weekly shop can help them live independently for the first time in their lives. For an aspiring young entrepreneur it might mean at last having the skills to get their business off the ground.
Whatever their background, whatever their ambition MyBnk helps put young people in control of their money and their dreams within reach. We call it investing in their future!
We are looking for an experienced educator to run our operations in the Liverpool area.
Duties & responsibilities
You will organise and deliver MyBnk’s programmes in schools, colleges and youth organisations around the Liverpool and North-West area. This includes:
- Deliver MyBnk financial education programmes to young people aged 7-25 in schools and alternative education settings across Liverpool.
- Building and maintaining relationships with individual schools, colleges, local authorities and youth organisations.
- Effectively engaging learners with a style that is clear, concise, energetic and relevant
A financially literate and enterprise driven generation.
The charity MyBnk is the UK’s leading designer and deliverer of financial and enterprise education programmes for young people.
Our experts bring a range of workshops covering topics such as budgeting, tax, debt intervention, university finance and social enterprise to 7-25 year olds in schools and youth organisations.
We have helped over 200,000 young people manage their money and start their own business with 1,000 partner organisations. MyBnk also designs projects and training programmes for other organisations. We are recent winners of The Guardian Charity Award, Children & Young People Now Leaving Care Award and the Centre for Social Justice’s Poverty Prevention Award. Our projects are proven and evaluated by the national Money Advice Service.
MyBnk have a number of benefits for our employees including:
- 25 days per year annual leave, pro rata full time equivalent (plus bank holidays)
- Matched contribution pension scheme (we match up to 4% of your salary)
- Income protection insurance
- Death in service insurance
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Annual training allowance
- Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave and pay
- Flexible working policy
- Season ticket loans
Please send a CV and covering letter by clicking apply. Please state if you have particular contract preferences including availability. Interviews will take place in central Liverpool (travel expenses paid for interviewees).