Jobs at Founders4Schools

Founders4Schools’ mission is to improve the life chances of students by giving them access to inspiring business leaders in their community who help them discover the skills and pathways that will be relevant when they leave education.

We are always looking out to hear from great people who want to work at the intersection of technology and education.

Current Openings

Below are a list of our current openings. To apply please drop an email to jobs@founders4schools.org.uk with your CV and a cover letter.

Front-end Developer

You will be responsible for contributing to and expanding the front end of our work experience service Workfinder. This will include communicating with a variety of APIs, constructing UI components and ensuring that our numerous stakeholders (students, businesses & educators) get the best User Experience possible.

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UX/UI Designer

We are looking for a talented and versatile UX/UI Designer to join our small but passionate team to deliver the Workfinder app. This is a product to help school-age children secure exciting work experience opportunities that they wouldn’t have access to otherwise. This is a great opportunity for you to take the lead and deliver captivating UX and UI design projects for their flagship product for both mobile, app and desktop use. The mission is to empower and inspire students around the world and you will be given the opportunity to directly influence that as the UX/UI Designer. Your role will be key in defining UX principles, creating well-researched functional designs and also have a hand in more visual elements such as icons and colour palettes.

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Student Community Manager

The Student Community Manager will play a vital role in the successful use and implementation of Workfinder across key stakeholders. This is a hands-on position where you will be expected to own the day to day communication and will build relationships with young people, schools, and partner organisations to ensure the highest penetration of our service and a meaningful experience for all. You will gather insights and feedback from users and play a critical role in helping inform the ongoing development of the service to best meet the needs of the users.

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Corporate Account Manager

This is an exciting new position in the fundraising team in a dynamic, entrepreneurial and ambitious charity, requiring extensive relationship and fundraising experience with the private sector. The Corporate Accounts Manager will work with the Director of Philanthropy in developing and maintaining corporate partnerships inspiring business and their employees to motivate young people and enhance their employment prospects in the new world of work.

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Full Stack Python Developer

We are looking for an ambitious, dynamic Python developer to join our London based development team. Our platform enables teachers to discover leading business leaders in order to inspire their students through high-impact events. Our existing platform is built using Python, Django, PostgreSQL, and Heroku. The platform also utilises the latest APIs from LinkedIn, Duedil and others to find, validate and invite speakers. More recently we have launched a web/mobile service which allows students to find work experience with our large community of businesses across the UK.

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