We're Hiring!

Do you want to join the PYF team?

Due to continued growth, the Positive Youth Foundation are looking to recruit candidates to join our growing team based in central Coventry.

Due to continued growth, the Positive Youth Foundation are looking to recruit candidates to join our growing, sociable team based in central Coventry. The foundation is more active than ever, taking a key role as honorary partner of Coventry’s successful bid to become the UK City of Culture and lead agency of the newly formed Coventry Youth Partnership, designed to help young people across Coventry access opportunities.

 We are dedicated in working with young people from the ages of 8-25 across a variety of disciplines including health, community safety and education. Candidates must have a genuine interest in working with young people, the personality to build relationships and relish the opportunity to manage your own workload with minimum supervision.

As an employee at the Positive Youth Foundation, you’ll play a part in delivering our nationally recognized, award winning sessions which receive accolades for their creativity, innovation and ability to produce impressive outcomes for young people. You will be rewarded to see the positive impact you have on young people, first-hand.

We meet the needs of young people by making our sessions accessible in every way; therefore, you will need flexibility to work at varied times, which could include evenings and weekends where necessary. We’re looking for people who want to work alongside a motivated team and can hit the ground running.

If this sounds like an organisation you’d like to work for, we’d invite you to send in an application by clicking on the respective job role below for the relevant job description and person specification.


Programme Co-ordinator: Changing Trax

Salary: £23,558-£25,652 40 Hours per week. Fixed Term until September 2022

The Role:

With the City of Culture 2021 year around the corner, this important role will take lead responsibility for our Youth Music funded programme designed to raise the aspirations, employability and creative skills of young people across Coventry.
You will design, deliver and co-ordinate programmes to engage young people in creative learning opportunities and pathways for sustained engagement. Come join us!

Please submit a cover letter and CV to  info@positiveyouthfoundation.org

Deadline for applications: 10th January 5pm