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Senior Policy and Public Affairs Advisor - Maternity Cover


Senior Policy and Public Affairs Advisor, CRAE, part of Just for Kids Law.

Position length

Maternity Cover: 9 – 12 months.

Start date

Beginning of January 2018.


Full time (35 hours pw). We will also consider part-time, flexible working or job shares.


Just for Kids Law, Unit 4D, Leroy House, 436 Essex Rd, London, N1 3QP.


£37 – 39k.

About the Role

We are seeking a maternity cover for a Senior Policy and Public Affairs Advisor. You will lead on the project management and delivery of an innovative project funded by the Baring Foundation to skill up the voluntary sector (focusing on mental health and homelessness) to use a child rights approach in their policy and public affairs work.

You will also be responsible for managing and writing our annual flagship report ‘State of Children’s Rights in England' with other members of the CRAE team.

Alongside this, you will lead on our public affairs lobbying and policy development to ensure children’s rights are fully considered in the Brexit process in collaboration with European and UK children’s organisations.

Closing Date

Midnight 16th October 2017.


1st November 2017.


If you apply please save these dates in your diary.

To apply and for more information please download

Please return your completed application form by email to  by the closing date specified.

If you have any queries about the post please email these to Natalie Williams: or call our office on 020 3174 2279. We will endeavour to speak to you immediately but if this is not possible, we will respond within 24 hours of your enquiry.

Please note because of the high volume of applications, we are sorry, but we can only contact shortlisted candidates.