UpRising are hiring for a Programme Manager

UpRising are hiring for a Programme Manager

April 4, 2018


Do you have strong project management skills?

Experience in recruiting and engaging with young people?

Experience in delivering local, high-profile events? 

Then this is the job for you. 

UpRising is hiring a Programme Manager for our Manchster Programmes

Our mission is to open up the pathways to leadership for talented young adults from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds and to equip them with the knowledge, networks, skills and confidence to fulfil their leadership potential, find new opportunities and transform the world around them through social action.

Your role will be to plan and deliver the Manchester programmes to diverse young people. You will also be involved in local fundraising, alumni engagement, be responsible for local monitoring and evaluation of our programmes and be the first point of contact for our key stakeholders. 

This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic, values-driven organisation working to achieve lasting improvements in social mobility and diversity. It is a unique chance to help young people find confidence, skills, networks and knowledge when it comes to meaningful employment, and harness their potential as young leaders in Britain.

For more information (including a detailed job description and competencies) simply download our job pack


Important application details:

Application deadline: Tuesday 17th April 2018. Please note, that we may be contacting suitable applicants before the deadline, so you are encouraged to apply early. 

Interview deadline: Tuesday 24th April 2018 (in Manchester).


To Apply: 

1. Please send your Cover Letter and CV through our online portal

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


We look forward to recieving your application.