International Communications Coordinator

40 uur per week - Hoofdkantoor Yes We Can Clinics Waalre

For various reasons, young people sometimes get stuck in their lives. When all else fails, they turn to Yes We Can Youth Clinics (YWCYC). Many clients (fellows) we treat have found themselves lost in the healthcare system. Helping these youngsters get back on their feet and offering them a new perspective, giving them the tools they need to tackle their problems and thus achieve a real change in behaviour: that is what we find the most beautiful thing there is.
Yes We Can Youth Clinics is a specialised treatment centre for young people aged 13 to 25 years old suffering from complex mental health issues, addictions and behavioural problems. We offer a clinical treatment of 10 weeks followed by a tailor-made aftercare programme, in which unconditional warmth, safety and confrontation at the right moment are pivotal. YWCYC works with multidisciplinary teams: care specialists work together with experts by experience and coaches. Over the years we have welcomed families from over 43 nationalities and 23 countries.

Currently we are looking for an:

International Communications Coordinator

40 hours per week

Are you enthusiastic, performance driven and ambitious to support our international growth aspirations? Do you love to do things with a can do attitude? Do you love to travel around the world for work en to be busy with you work all the time? Do you like to be challenged in a dynamic and highly energetic environment? If yes to all these questions, then you might be the colleague we’re looking for.

Your tasks consist of

  • Lead internal and external communication on a strategic level
  • Create content for on- and offline media (brochures, newsletters, press releases etcetera)
  • Develop marketing instruments with global appeal and local impact
  • Coordinate, organise and participate at international fairs
  • Coordinate media requests from all over the world and proactively approach media
  • Close contact with international partners
  • Proposing and implementing opportunities in the field of communication


  • You have at least a bachelor’s degree in communications, preferably 5 years of comparable experience and affinity with the care industry
  • Preferably native English speaker, fluency in Dutch is a plus
  • A world citizen, culturally well developed and experienced with high-end clientele
  • Socially skilled and engaged and an excellent communicator
  • Hands-on mentality, not 9 to 5, proactive and challenging
  • You can coordinate big projects and have the ability to work structured and independently
  • Thrive under pressure, meeting deadlines
  • Willingness to travel to a great extent

What do we offer?

YWCYC offers a salary, according to the Dutch mental health care collective labour agreement. Next to that, YWCYC offers a dynamic and warm culture with plenty of attention for personal and professional development. In order to really invest in you as a Yes We Can professional, we offer a wide range of training and development programs. We also support the health and vitality of our employees. With our company fitness plan, you can receive a monthly discount on one of the affiliated fitness memberships. You can also participate in the Recharge programme, in which you are introduced to a healthy lifestyle in order to create and maintain a pleasant personal-work balance. Every day a freshly prepared and extensive lunch is served in our cosy lounge. Finally, the travel costs deviate positively from the Dutch mental health care collective labour agreement and in addition to your monthly salary, you will receive your holiday allowance in May and the year-end bonus in December. In short, many interesting extras will come your way when you start as an employee at YWCYC.


Did we get your attention? Our Corporate Recruiter Silke Lamers is really looking forward to receive your motivated CV, perhaps combined with a cool video introduction of yourself. Do convince us why we really need to get you on board. Do you already see yourself working within our organisation and do you support our distinctive approach? Then we cordially invite you to apply.


For more information about the international clinic, we refer you to the website of Yes We Can Youth Clinics

Please note that upon employment, a certificate of good conduct is required.

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