Empowering a
generation
of young people to
transform society
VISION & MISSION
DONATE NOW
Down button

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.

find out more
YLA (Young Leaders Award)
Youth Trust

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.

find out more

Our Funding Partners

Young Leaders Award KS1 Young Leaders Award KS2Young Leaders Award KS3
FINd out more
The Young Leaders Award

Our latest news

Celebrating the Key Stage 1 Young Leaders Award
KS1

Celebrating the Key Stage 1 Young Leaders Award

January 12, 2022

In 2019 we launched our Key Stage 1 Young Leaders Award which has to date been completed by over 8,600 pupils aged 5-7 years.

School Story: Young Leaders Connect with the past to Support those in need
KS2

School Story: Young Leaders Connect with the past to Support those in need

December 16, 2021

The KS2 Young Leaders at Milton St John’s CE Primary in Manchester used their ingenuity to help out at home, school and in their local community whilst conforming to Covid-19 restrictions.

School Story: Young Leaders Combating Loneliness
KS2

School Story: Young Leaders Combating Loneliness

December 16, 2021

Young Leaders at St Thomas’ C of E Primary, Kendal have been on a mission to try and combat isolation and loneliness within their community.

Read more news

Find more stories on our social media

facebook_iconYoutube_iconinstagram_icontwitter_icon

Follow their stories on social media

facebook_iconYoutube_iconinstagram_icontwitter_icon
more about our founder
Archbishop
John Sentamu