Working at the Social Mobility Foundation

Our vision is for a society where talent from all social backgrounds is nurtured, harnessed and rewarded. Join us to help make it a reality.

Benefits of working here

Work between home and one of our seven UK offices. Flexible working offered and part-time applications welcomed.

25 days of holiday a year, plus UK public holidays and three bonus days between Christmas and New Year.

Wellbeing and belonging initiatives, with monthly in-person lunches and an employee assistance programme.

Annual pay review and employer pension contribution of 5%.

Enhanced parental and sick leave.

We're a Real Living Wage employer.

Open Roles

London, Manchester, Middlesbrough, Glasgow



Apr 22, 2024

Day or Night Residential Group Leader

The Social Mobility Foundation is seeking to recruit group leaders to support and supervise over 300 Year 12/S5 or Year 13/S6 students on internship programmes this summer. The young people will be high-achieving students from low-income backgrounds and they will be undertaking internships in the following professions: Banking and Finance, Business, Engineering, Law, Digital and Medicine. The internships will take place in person in either London, Middlesbrough, Manchester or Glasgow.

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Any SMF office (Birmingham, Cardiff, Glasgow, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Newcastle).



Apr 15, 2024

Head of Partnerships & Income Development

You will primarily be accountable for overseeing and developing our impressive portfolio of corporate funding relationships and partnerships, through which we deliver on our strategic priorities and generate most of our income – currently £3m annually. You will also lead the development of our other income streams including trusts and foundations, events, earned income, and pro bono partnerships.

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