Programme Manager - Young People

Programme Manager - Young People

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  • Sector:

    Projects & Programmes, General

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  • Salary:

    £38k - 42k per year

  • Contact :

    Shweta Prabhakar

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  • Contact phone:

    020 7820 7320

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Maudsley Charity are an independent NHS charity focusing on improving mental health care and support, particularly for those most severely affected by mental illness.  As an independent NHS charity, we draw on our endowment to help NHS teams to enhance their work to benefit patients and build collaborative new approaches to some of the most challenging issues in mental health.

As Programme Manager, you will develop our second major new £10million funding commitment to young people at greatest risk of serious mental illness- but least likely to access the right support at the right time. You will lead on design of this flagship programme, working closely with the Director of Programmes to ensure we target our funding effectively. You will  oversee a portfolio of grants, adding support and drawing out learning.


The Maudsley Charity - Programme Manager – Young People


Location:                                                        Denmark Hill, London (and home working)


Salary:                                                            £38,000 - £46,000 pa dependant on experience.  

Contract:                                                        Permanent

The Charity give grants, which range from multi-million pound clinical and research initiatives intended to drive change across the UK, to smaller scale projects directly supporting people who experience mental illness. They have a specific focus in their work on the needs and challenges of those who have experienced, or who are most at risk of experiencing mental illness.  

We are an ambitious and values driven team, currently entering a new phase of programme development where we are modelling new ways of working with award holders to develop evidence and increase impact.

This role focuses on young people most likely to develop mental illness, but least likely to receive the right care at the right time. Over the next few years, the programme will fund a variety of funding projects and strategic collaborations to improve outcomes in the NHS, the voluntary sector, and the community. 

Maudsley Charity particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic backgrounds, and we are committed to offering interviews to candidates who meet the role requirements and have lived experience of mental illness.

Closing date for applications:                    9 AM, Thursday 21st July 2022  

1st Interview date(s):                                   Monday 25th July 2022

2nd Interview date(s):                                 Monday 1st August 2022


If you would like to receive the full job description for this role, with details on how to apply, please contact Shweta Prabhakar :


Shweta Prabhakar :                          Shweta.prabhakar@harrishill.co.uk          



The Maudsley Charity is an equal opportunities employer, and makes no discrimination on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and sex.