About the Young Leaders Award

The Young Leaders Award is a fully resourced leadership and character education programme, designed by the Archbishop of York Youth Trust, to be delivered by teaching staff within the classroom. The Award has empowered over 120,000 pupils from 1,000 schools to learn and practise key leadership skills and character virtues and to transform their communities through social action. Available at KS1 to KS4/+16, the YLA has clear links to SMSC, British Values, PSHE, Character Education, Citizenship, RE and SIAMS.

For more information on the Young Leaders Award, visit www.archbishopofyorkyouthtrust.co.uk/young-leaders-award or email yla@abyyt.com.

See the Young Leaders Award in action:

Key Stage 2 young Leader, Lewis - www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMUeiF7-96c

Key Stage 3 Young Leaders, Trinity Carlisle - www.youtube.com/watch?v=cqAizz_F_g0