- Responsible for delivering a programme of influencing and campaigning in England
- A chance to make a real difference for vulnerable children
About Our Client
This dynamic national charity works with vulnerable children and families to maximise educational opportunities and improve life chances.
They exist to ensure every child is able to be at school, ready to learn. Whatever it takes.
They partner with schools and families to look beyond the classroom to understand and tackle the issues affecting children's ability to be at school, ready to learn.
Working with the Chief Executive, Head of External Relations and other colleagues to build on and develop how we engage with schools, local authorities and policymakers to support our mission of all children in school and ready to learn.
This role's focus will be to support their ambitious programme of development.
You will be responsible for delivering their programme of influencing and campaigning across England.
This will include:
identifying and maximising opportunities to influence policy, practice and attitudes across England;
developing and delivering our campaigning work;
and shaping their evidence, impact and evaluations to inform approaches to influence for change.
The role will also have responsibility for the Communications and Marketing Team, supporting development of the strategy, operational delivery and helping to lead the team, while ensuring integration with public affairs and campaigns activity.
The Successful Applicant
They require a passionate and driven public affairs and campaigning specialist to help deliver School-Home Support's vital work to support some of the most vulnerable children in the country.
Experience of delivering impactful campaigns and working on public affairs activity that has contributed to change is essential.
The role also requires excellent communication skills, the commitment and drive to deliver against deadlines and a can-do attitude.
What's on Offer
28 days holiday, pension, life assurance, employee assistance programme