Sessional Coach

Sessional Coach

Location Home based with occasional visits to the London office

Hours A minimum of 10 hours a week. We are interested in people who have availability to regularly support young women

Sessional rate £48 per coaching session

Young Women’s Trust are looking for Coaches to support young women through our Work it Out service. Work It Out coaching unlocks young women’s potential: building skills, strong mental health and opening up opportunities.

We are looking to employ a number of experienced, qualified sessional coaches. We are particularly interested in coaches who are familiar with a solution focused approach and have experience of supporting marginalised young people.

Coaching takes place over the phone (and sometimes via WhatsApp, text and email) and coaches are home based.

Young Women’s Trust is in an ambitious new phase, looking to grow its scope and influence in order to campaign for economic justice. Join us to support young women across England and Wales.

Young Women’s Trust strives to be an inclusive and representative organisation. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, sex, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.

Download the job description and person specification [pdf]

How to apply

Please send

  • Your CV
  • A cover letter (maximum 2 sides of A4). In your cover letter please say why you are interested in the role and how you meet the skills and experience required in the person specification.

In your cover letter, we would like you to tell us more about your coaching experience and approach, your experience of working with marginalised groups and why you are a good fit for the role.

If possible, please send your CV and cover letter as a word doc.


Deadline Monday 22 February 2021, 9am

In line with the charity’s Equal Opportunities Policy, when applying for the role please complete our online anonymous monitoring form.

Selection process

Shortlisted candidates will be

  • Invited to a Zoom interview
  • Required to conduct a mock coaching session with one of our experienced coaches

Interviews will be held on 24, 25 and 26 February 2021.
Mock coaching sessions will be held on Zoom and will be recorded and reviewed by the interview panel.

Read our Privacy notice for applicants [pdf].