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"If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people together to collect wood, assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea."

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We are currently recruiting for Head of Impact and Influence

The details
Hours: 37 hours per week, Salary: £45,000+ (depending on experience)

Place of work: Home based under COVID-19 regulations. Office based at 27 Pear Tree, London, EC1V 3AG with occasional travel to London Borough of Sutton (Location of children’s home)

To improve outcomes for children living in care, we need to develop, test, learn and then spread good practice and knowledge across the sector. We want to address the discrepancy between evidence-based practices and the care that is actually provided in children’s homes. This is an exciting opportunity to understand a model in context that has never before been implemented in the UK.

Download the Job Description for more information: Head of Impact and Influence

Application Process

Please provide a cover letter on no more than one side of A4 that outlines how you meet the essential experience outlined in the person specification and why you are interested in working for Lighthouse. We will not be able to consider any applications that only provide a CV.

Please apply via the Smart Recruiters platform via the link in the table below and include your cover letter as a note to the recruitment team rather than as a separate attachment.

If you would like to find out more about the role and Lighthouse please email to arrange a call with the Lighthouse Director, Emmanuel Akpan- Inwang.

Interviews will be conducted via video conferencing in two stages. The first stage will be a competency based panel interview and the second stage will be a values based interview. We are hoping to appoint this position by November 2020.

Interested in another role?

If you’re interested in joining us, but don’t see a suitable position, fill out our expression of interest form.