Work at Hope for Children

We have a small but dedicated team of staff, and occasionally there are opportunities for people to join us in paid roles and voluntary roles. If you are looking for a voluntary role that isn't listed below, please do get in touch: 

Chief Executive Officer

The Chief Executive is accountable to the Board of Trustees for the overall management of the Charity, the delivery of its portfolio of international programmes and the relationship of the organisation with other professional and government bodies and, particularly, funding providers.They will be the figurehead and leader of the charity, whose role is to promote their aspirations, goals and achievements to staff at all levels and to key stakeholders. The CEO will lead the senior management team and will work with the Board of Trustees to ensure that strategy becomes operational reality. Additionally, the CEO will grow and develop the organisation, ensuring business growth, increased revenue and reduced costs. They will steer a process of culture/change management which is already underway.

If you would like to apply for this position, please click here.

As a charity working with children, child safeguarding is paramount. Hope for Children’s recruitment and selection policies and procedures reflect our commitment to the safety of children. Any appointment is subject to commitment to our child safeguarding policy,  satisfactory references and enhanced criminal record disclosure.

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Treasurer - Trustee Position

The Treasurer delivers a critical role as part of Hope for Children's Board of Trustees, working closely with the CEO and Finance Manager to monitor and report on the financial health of the organisation and ensuring the financial affairs of the charity are legal, constitutional and within accepted accounting practice.

This is a voluntary position on the Board of Trustees of  Hope for Children.


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Office Assistant - Volunteer Position

We are seeking an Office Assistant to join our small, friendly team. The post-holder will provide day-to-day admin support and general office management. This will be a varied role with lots of multi-tasking and great opportunities for skills development.

This is a voluntary position and would suit someone who is looking to return to the workplace - hours can be flexible and within school term time only if necessary.


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Student Challenge Ambassador

Voluntary role alongside your studies. Recruit & lead a team of students on one of our international challenges, and join the trip!

At Hope for Children, we believe that our greatest resource for fundraising is people. We put this belief into action in many ways: investing in staff presence on campus throughout the year, training and developing RAGs, and most importantly, our ambassador programme.

An ambassador is a representative of Hope for Children on campus at their university. They are trained for the role and supported throughout the year by our dedicated student fundraising team. Our ambassadors are at the core of our student fundraising initiative and as a challenge ambassador, you will fundraise by leading a challenge event at your university. This is a key part of Hope for Children’s funding.

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