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Regional Manager, Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

About the role


Type: 28 hours per week, can be worked flexibly over 4 or 5 days, permanent

Location: Home working in close travelling distance to Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

Salary: Up to £35,200 DOE (pro rata)


Our Purpose

Career Ready’s purpose is to boost social mobility and transform young people’s life chances and aspirations through learning about career pathways and experiencing the real world of work.  Young people leave the Career Ready programme more work ready having made an informed choice about their future career destiny with a plan in place to achieve it, whether via further/higher education, employment, or self-employment.

Career Ready is all about great partnerships between employers, Local Authorities, Head Teachers, and schools, transforming young lives along the way. We recognise the potential in students from all backgrounds but are focused on giving students with little family background of higher education or professional careers, the confidence, skills and networks to achieve their potential – our social mobility focus.

As a passionate and experienced professional in the management of great partnerships, you will be able to assess and engage with the changing contexts in which Career Ready operates.  In line with our values and approach, you will continue our work with stakeholders who directly prepare young people for the world of work, increasing their employment chances and growing the number of sustainable business-education relationships that contribute to the delivery of our high quality and impactful programme.

Full information can be found in the role spec: Career Ready – Regional Manager, Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire

To Apply

Interested candidates should apply as soon as possible by sending your CV and a covering letter, that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role and what attracts you to working for Career Ready, to:

Natasha Grant:

For further information and if would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Stuart Cochrane at or 01224 317344

Please visit Career Ready’s website for more information