We believe that business should be used to create a better society and a healthier planet. On Purpose help people who want to use their talent to help lead this change.
The On Purpose Associate Programme is a 1 year programme that combines paid work with professional development. When you join On Purpose you:
are paid to work in placements at organisations such as Virgin Unite, Big Society Capital, JustGiving, UnLtd and Social Enterprise UK
receive weekly training from professionals at leading organisations in the commercial and social sector, for example, McKinsey, the Design Council, the Cabinet Office, Ogilvy and the Big Issue
learn from your peers, experienced mentors and executive coaches
become part of a supportive network of emerging social enterprise leaders
Our alumni are a strong network of emerging leaders, and 90% are now working in social enterprise.
The programme is full time, based in London and starts on Wednesday 1st April 2015. Associates work in their placements 4.5 days a week and spend Friday afternoon at training. Associates are paid £21,000 for the year, which is a stipend for a year of training and development.