Position expires: Friday, 17 April 2009
Up to £30k - benefits
In this role, you will help us make a real, measurable and lasting difference to children living in poverty across the UK.
Working with the London programme manager and team you will support the development and implementation of projects in London.
Working with children, young people and other organisations, you will increase the level of understanding of children’s rights - particularly in relation to poverty and education. You will continually work towards the realisation of these rights, as you deliver key activities including research, programme development , advocacy and contribute to our planning, implementation and review process.
You will support children to participate in the delivery of our project and programme work. You will represent our organisation to external contacts and lead the delivery of key projects. You will also assist in securing external funding for our programme work in the UK.
Having previously worked with deprived individuals or groups on issues relating to poverty or education, you must have experience of working directly with children, young people and their families. You must also understand the legislation and public sector structures relevant to children and young people in this country.
For more information and to apply online go to www.savethechildren.org.uk/jobs