Digital System Developer

Location: JLGB's Head Office

Length of Contract: 1 Year, full time (part time options would be considered)

Remuneration: £21,000 - £24,000 per annum

The JLGB are looking for a reliable and enthusiastic person with excellent digital systems skills and a passion in technology and who wants to gain valuable experience. The JLGB is an award-winning charity and this position is the perfect opportunity to kick-start your career with some hands on knowledge and understanding of supporting, building and developing bespoke systems for a wide range of users – professional staff, volunteers, charity partners and young people - and how they can be used to support the growth of a dynamic organisation.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Design, Update and Implementation of JLGB’s Digital Systems
  • Maintain JLGB website and systems through CRM
  • Project manage externally developed systems

Skills/Experience Required:

Maintenance and Support of IT systems and software – Windows 10 and Microsoft Office Suite

Software development: Programming Languages & Database Technologies: PHP, MySQL, HTML, JavaScript

Skills/Experience Desired:

Server maintenance: Linux (CentOS), DirectAdmin, Office365

Programming Languages, CRM Solutions, Frameworks: Joomla, Wordpress, Java, jQuery, Leaflet.js

Software, CRM, Cloud Solutions: osTicket, Joomla, Magento, Mailchimp, Salesforce, OpenGTS

Source Control: Git (GitHub)


JLGB is a modern, thriving, innovative and award winning national youth organisation that is a model of professional youth work in the 21st century. Through a diverse range of experiences and activities the JLGB seeks to enrich the lives of young people through its local, regional and national framework.

The JLGB removes barriers to participation by providing positive activities within a fun, friendly, safe and structured environment, that meet the religious and cultural needs of the Jewish community.

The JLGB encourages friendship through achievement, recognition and personal development programmes, which prepare and enable young Jewish people to develop the essential life skills needed to help their transition from young person to adult life.

Central to the ethos of the JLGB is active citizenship and giving back to society. The JLGB encourages Jewish young people’s involvement in volunteering, inter-faith and intergenerational projects that have a positive impact in both the Jewish and wider communities.

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