Want to play your part in transforming society?

You’re in the right place.

Apply now to join our 12-month leadership and coaching Graduate Development scheme while supporting young adults with barriers to employment into sustainable work, education or training.

Our award-winning Spear Programme has worked with more than 7,000 young people across the UK, helping them overcome the challenges they face and supporting them to succeed in long-term employment.

Are you...
  • A confident communicator
  • Ambitious, self-motivated and hungry to learn
  • Interested in a career in the charity sector
  • Interested in living out your Christian faith at work
Then how’s this for a deal?
You bring your ‘A’ game, we’ll do the rest - providing you with a paid, dynamic, one-year opportunity, where you’ll be supported and challenged. We’ll invest in you, developing expert coaching and leadership skills to set you on a great career path, whether with us or elsewhere!

Our working culture

We really value and invest in our strong team culture, and want to live out our mission internally as well as through our programmes, as a place where everyone belongs and can bring their whole self to work. Read our Team Guide > to learn more about how we live out our culture, values and faith, and to learn about our bursary for those underrepresented in the charity sector.

Programme Structure

Day to day, you’ll coach on the Spear Programme and be an integral part of your placement church’s team. We’ll also train you (formally and on the job) in the following 6 modules:

Spiritual leadership | Self leadership | Group coaching skills | 1:1 coaching skills | Social impact management |  Professional and management skills |

After your Graduate Scheme year…

…we’ll support you to either grow as a Spear Coach in our Lead Coach role, or to apply for our Executive Progression Scheme (only open to internal candidates) to develop a broader set of skills across our central teams, especially for those interested in charity leadership.

Around 1 in 3…

… Resurgo staff in management roles (including our Resurgo Consulting coaches) completed the Spear Coach Graduate Scheme. You can find out more about a few of our current team who started their career on our scheme in our Graduate Scheme Prospectus.

For more information about the role, its benefits and working requirements, see the Spear Coach Graduate Scheme prospectus.

Still not convinced? Hear from some of our team…