“Everyone has the right to a nationality”

We're looking for a Senior Child Rights Coordinator to join our team

31 January 2020


This is an exciting opportunity to join ENS and help us work on reducing childhood statelessness in the UK.

We are seeking a Senior Child Rights Coordinator to help devise and deliver innovative strategies, develop our relationships with key stakeholders and make a significant contribution to reducing childhood statelessness in the UK.

We are looking for a policy and advocacy specialist with a proven track record in the area of child rights in the UK. Creative and innovative, the successful candidate will be a skilled communicator and pride themselves on producing high quality policy analysis, which they will use to influence change within civil society and among decision-makers. They will have solid experience of working collaboratively and building alliances which they can use to help us inspire others to join in the fight against childhood statelessness.

This is a 18-month part-time (21 hours) post based at the ENS Secretariat in London. To learn more about the post please download the full role description and person specification (pdf).

How to apply?

Candidates should send a completed application form and a writing sample in English (max. 1000 words) to info@statelessness.eu no later than 2 March 2020 (9 am), stating “Senior Child Rights Coordinator” in the subject heading. For questions about the role contact ENS Head of Communications, Jan Brulc (jan.brulc@statelessness.eu).

Candidates are also encouraged to fill out an Equality and diversity form. Your co-operation in completing this form is greatly appreciated, but not mandatory. Any information you provide is treated in strictest confidence and does not form part of your application.

Regrettably, due to the large number of applications we usually receive, it is not possible to write to you should you not be shortlisted for an interview. If you have not heard from us within 20 days of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Interviews will be conducted on 12 March 2020.

Please note that we have extended the deadline for applications until 2 March 2020 (9 am).