Head of Safeguarding

War Child
UK or global
Full time Staff

 We are looking for looking for a Head of Safeguarding who will lead the development and delivery of safeguarding across the organisation. This is an exciting new role for War Child which came about in response to our recent Safeguarding Review 2021. The review was a pivotal moment in War Child history and demonstrated our commitment to continuous improvement in safeguarding, sector alignment and bringing meaningful change in the organisation. The Head of Safeguarding will be central in driving through our safeguarding ambitions. The postholder will lead the organisational safeguarding strategy and head a global safeguarding team across our five country offices and the UK. This role requires drive, tenacity and innovation and somebody who can deliver results at pace and manage complexity.

The post can be based in the UK office with office/home working, a global WC family head office or any WCUK programme office.

International travel required

Closing date: 
28th November 2021