Chief Executive Officer

£60,000- £65,000 per annum
25 Sep 2017
18 Oct 2017
Full Time
Contract Type

Just for Kids Law (JfKL) wants every child to be able to have the best childhood and fulfil their potential. We provide support, advice and legal representation for young people in difficulty. We also influence policy and change the law through evidence gathering, strategic litigation, lobbying and youth participation. We believe the best way to support young people is to identify and address all of their needs. Our advocates offer young people tailored, one-to-one support every step of the way, ensuring the voices of young people are heard and that they get the help they need.

Chief Executive Officer
Just for Kids Law
£60,000- £65,000 per annum

We are looking for a CEO to grow JfKL to its next level of impact. Working with the Board, the CEO will strategically review the current landscape to maximise our impact and grow vital support to our clients. This will include reviewing our opportunities, growing our profile, diversifying our funding and maximising our resources and reach. The CEO will also lead the organisation externally with key stakeholders and internally to support our passionate staff, ensuring robust operational leadership.

The successful candidate will have strong leadership experience and a track record of developing organisations. With sound strategic experience and a creative approach, the new CEO will have reviewed and implemented growth strategies, including successfully diversifying and growing income. You will have a strong understanding of either the legal sector or social change and you will be experienced representing the external face of the organisation to a variety of stakeholders. Crucially you will have a passion for justice and holistic support for young people.

To download the candidate information pack and for further details on how to apply please visit the Prospectus website by clicking on the Apply button.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Anna Gardet or Eva Farina on 020 7691 1920 or via email at or  

Closing date: Wednesday 18th October 2017
Initial interviews with Prospectus: 23rd October – 2nd November 2017
Site visits to Just for Kids Law: 9/10th November 2017
Panel interviews: 14th November 2017

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