A new initiative 2027 - dedicated to social change

A new initiative 2027 - dedicated to social change

Do you have more than 2 years’ experience working or volunteering in a frontline-based role in your community?  Are you keen to develop your career, getting paid whilst undertaking first-class professional development and having a say on how funding is spent?  Do you consider yourself to be from a working-class community?  You may like to consider applying for 2027!

What is 2027?

2027 is a 12-month, salaried job and professional development programme, which gives talented people from working class communities the tools to become a leader in grant-giving organisations, creating real change in communities.

At the heart of 2027 is a paid 12-month job at a leading foundation or trust. A grant-giving organisation such as a foundation or trust is a charity that funds individuals or other organisations to run projects that positively impact the community.

As part of the programme, you’ll be employed full time in a grant-giving role, with one of the teams dynamic host organisations. You’ll deliver brilliant work to improve the communities they serve, whilst receiving a salary over the year of up to £22,000. 

Job title: Grants Officer (Job & Development Programme)

Location: You will join one of our host organisations located in either London, Birmingham or Manchester depending on your preference.

Hours: Typically 9am – 5pm with some flexibility according to the requirements of your host organisation

Contract: Fixed term, 12 months commencing October 2018

Salary: £20,000 (UK-wide) £22,000 (London)

How to apply?

To apply for 2027 you must meet the eligibility criteria - you can find this and how to apply here. If you do not meet the eligibility criteria but believe the team should consider your application please email 2027@koreo.co or call 020 3620 5252.