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Centrepoint is the UKs leading charity for homeless young people. We have accommodation services in London, Bradford, Manchester, and the North East and support more than 9,000 homeless 16-25 year olds each year. Centrepoint realises that it takes more than just a bed to put an end to homelessness – so we work with each of our young people to ensure that they have access to education and training opportunities, become physically and mentally healthy and gain the essential life skills needed to escape homelessness for good.

Application deadline: 

Centrepoint is the UK’s leading youth homeless charity. Working with the Strategy and Change Manager you will be helping to deliver projects that will improve the outcomes we deliver. This si a great opportunity for anyone who wishes to gain experience in project management!

Role Aim: 

The role will involve working across several of Centrepoint’s core functions, supporting them to successfully deliver new initiatives within their area of work.


• Owning Change Initiatives / tasks within change initiatives

• Forming and delivering project plans

• Undertaking stakeholder management to successfully undertake activities associated with the plan

• Managing delivery against plans

Skills needed: 

• Project management experience

• Confidence and experience of working with a range of stakeholders

• Strong communicator

• Able to work independently and as part of a team

• Knowledge and experience of Microsoft (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Outlook)


Project Management coaching and mentoring.

Time commitment: 
At least one day per week
Opening times: 

Once you’ve registered interest in this volunteering role, we’ll send your name and UCL email address to the organisation for their records. You’ll also receive information about the next steps to take if you do wish to take things forward. The organisation has signed up to our code of standards, which includes a commitment to protecting your data. We won’t share your information with anyone unless you’ve given explicit consent to. We’ll also retain your details so we can follow up to see how you’re getting on with your volunteering and offer support if necessary. We take good care of your data – you can see full details here