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Board Members - ​Youth Futures Foundation

  • Location: Greater London
  • Salary: Unremunerated
  • Job Type:Board & Exec

Posted 12 days ago

  • Contact: Jon Morrison
  • Contact Email: jon.morrison@green-park.co.uk
  • Expiry Date: 20 June 2021

Youth Futures Foundation
Board Members
Remuneration: £5,500

The Youth Futures Foundation are an independent, not-for-profit organisation established in December 2019 to improve employment outcomes for young people from marginalised backgrounds. There are over 750,000 young people not in education or employment in the UK and the young are twice as likely to be unemployed than older adults in the labour market, especially young people from marginalised backgrounds.

The Youth Futures Foundation aims to ensure that future generations have access to fulfilling work, no matter their background. They are an ambitious, data driven organisation that wants to tackle the root causes of this issue and are not afraid to develop and try radical new approaches. Their approach is threefold, in that they aim to change the youth employment system, create opportunities with employers and build capacity with practitioners.

There are few organisations better placed to tackle one of the biggest ethical and economic challenges of our time.

There are two vacancies on the Board. Whilst applications from a range of backgrounds are welcome, there is a particular interest in candidates with the following functional expertise:

  • Finance: Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA or equivalent), ideally possessing current or recent experience as a charity or not-for-profit CFO.

  • HR: senior level HR experience, ideally gained in the commercial or public sector

The Youth Futures Foundation are committed to ensuring that they are representative of the communities they serve. As such the welcome applications from a diverse range of candidates.


To apply for the Board Member (Finance expertise) please find the application link here:

Board Member (Finance expertise) - Youth Futures Foundation - Applied (beapplied.com)

To apply for the Board Member (HR expertise) please find the application link here:

Board Member (HR expertise) - Youth Futures Foundation - Applied (beapplied.com)


For more information please contact our search partner at: jon.morrison@green-park.co.uk

Closing date: 11:59pm 20th June 2021