Young Enterprise Scotland
Young Enterprise Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC018180

Offering enterprise and entrepreneurship programmes and development opportunities for young people across all of Scotland.

Current vacancies

Entrepreneurial Executive

  • Full time
  • £23,000 – £27,000
  • Hybrid: Glasgow Regional Colleges with hybrid working
  • Closing 28th July 2024

CORE PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

To facilitate and support the effective delivery of the Young Enterprise (YE) Scotland and Bridge 2 Business Programmes (B2B) in Scotland to the expected standards, matching the Business Plan Objectives. To support the Managers to continually enhance Enterprise and Entrepreneurial learning and teaching for young people across the Young Enterprise portfolio of resources.

To develop, nurture and maintain relationships with key college contacts to create a strong presence within the college.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop, deliver, and evaluate Enterprise Programmes and courses in a variety of appropriate educational & institutional settings including primary, secondary and further education settings.
  • Foster an Entrepreneurial mindset to inspire students, and to participate in Enterprise and Entrepreneurial learning activities.
  • Develop communication and relationship channels with agencies, partners and key stakeholders in order to offer YE Scotland and B2B Programmes in all educational settings including schools, colleges & the local community. Working collaboratively with these key partners to aid creative deliveries and enterprise activities.
  • Proactively participate in all suitable marketing, promotions, publicity, and PR for all Programmes.
  • Attend meetings and events as required, ensuring that the exchange of ideas, resources and best practice is updated and maintained.
  • Liaise with Educators and all internal and external stakeholders to encourage, develop and co-ordinate suitable Enterprise activity and challenges within the educational arena.
  • Identify expansion opportunities within schools and colleges in all geographical areas for all YE Scotland and B2B Enterprise Programmes, representing the organisation to the highest business standards
  • Any other similar and appropriate work as agreed with Further Education and Entrepreneurship Manager to benefit YE Scotland.
  • Complete and update statistical and administrative information timeously and in accordance with YE Scotland’s’, partner and funding requirements.
  • Market and promote YE Scotland by identifying valuable case studies to raise the profile of the charity and attendance at appropriate external events to represent and promote the organisation.
  • Stay up to date with sector trends and emerging themes and priorities
  • Participate in regular appraisal and reporting with Line Manager, ensuring own continuous professional development is regularly reviewed and updated

Full details can be found in the job description below.

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