1. The Kids Network

Safeguarding trustee


We are looking for a new Safeguarding Trustee to support the board on safeguarding matters.  The ideal candidate will have experience of operating at a senior level which links to schools, child participation and/ or advocating for children’s voices. 

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Who we are

The Kids Network is a community of young people and young professionals connecting through fun, friendship and hardship for positive social change.

We support children at a crucial time in their development by providing them with a volunteer mentor. The Kids Network builds confidence, resilience and curiosity for ambitious futures through a series of positive experiences and activities.

On the flip side, London is bursting with young professionals who are more connected than ever yet oft

The role

Support and provide advice on TKN’s purpose, vision, goals and activities.  

Approve operational strategies and policies and monitor and evaluate their implementation. 

Oversee TKN’s financial plans and budgets and monitor and evaluate progress.  

Ensure the effective and efficient administration of the organisation. 

Ensure that key risks are being identified, monitored, and controlled effectively. 

Review and approve TKN’s financial statements. 

Provide support and challenge to TKN’s CEO in the exercise of their delegated authority and affairs. 

Keep abreast of changes in TKN’s operating environment. 

Contribute to regular reviews of TKN’s own governance. Attend Board meetings, adequately prepared to contribute to discussions. 

Use independent judgment, acting legally and in good faith to promote and protect TKN’s interests, to the exclusion of their own personal and/or any third-party interests. 

Contribute to the broader promotion of TKN’s objects, aims and reputation by applying your skills, expertise, knowledge, and contacts. 

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