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20% off the YLA for new schools

 We're offering 20% discount for the Young Leaders Award when you sign up a brand new school! Use code NEW20 at the end of your application to get 20% off your order. 
Discounts can only be used for cohorts of more than 10 pupils and for brand new schools to the YLA. If your school has previously run the YLA, or are running the YLA, you are not eligible for this discount. Discount available until 21st December 2020. Code cannot be combined with any other discount.

Visit abyyt.com/yla-free-resources to view and download
the free resources for KS1, KS2 and KS3 children.

The Archbishop of York Youth Trust exists to see a generation of young people empowered to transform society. Through working in partnership with schools, churches and communities, we develop opportunities for young people to grow in leadership, faith and character.

Young Leaders Award

The Young Leaders Award is a fully resourced leadership and character education programme designed to be delivered by teaching staff within the classroom. Available at KS1 to Post 16, it has strong links to SMSC, British Values, PSHE, Character Education, Citizenship, RE and SIAMS.

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Youth Trust

We believe every young person is unique, of great worth, and has the potential to change our communities for the better. We exist to empower young people to serve their generation, putting the needs of others before themselves.

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YLA Free Resources

We’ve collated all of our free resources that creatively explore how children and young people can be great leaders. Learn, reflect, create and share with others!

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YLA Free Resources

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Our latest news

The Archbishop of York Youth Trust hosts National Younger Leadership Groups in Partnership with the Church of England
The Youth Trust

The Archbishop of York Youth Trust hosts National Younger Leadership Groups in Partnership with the Church of England

October 21, 2020

The Archbishop of York Youth Trust are delighted that they will be hosting the National Younger Leadership groups in partnership with the national Church of England Education Office.

Missional Youth Church set to grow thanks to funding boost
The Youth Trust

Missional Youth Church set to grow thanks to funding boost

October 20, 2020

At least thirty more Missional Youth Churches could be established across the country with the support of £200,000 funding from Allchurches Trust.

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Free Webinars on Character Education and The Young Leaders Award

October 1, 2020

This Autumn looks very different for teachers and school staff across the country. Recent months have been a huge test of everyone’s resilience, empathy and creativity, and ongoing uncertainty continu

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