Current Vacancies

Head of Grants – Theatre for a Change UK         

A unique opportunity to join our committed and creative team in the UK, playing a key role in the success of the organisation in achieving its goal: the empowerment of the most vulnerable and marginalised women and girls.

Theatre for a Change specialises in innovative and participatory approaches to sexual and reproductive health education, delivering national programmes in partnership with our sister organisation in Malawi, and through a range of partners across sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia.

The successful candidate will be managing a newly established portfolio of major grants worth £4m over the next six years and will have the following essential attributes:

  • A demonstrable passion and commitment to the values, goal, vision and mission of Theatre for a Change.
  • An outstanding track record in managing multi-year funding of at least £750,000 per annum from international donors such as DFID and Comic Relief.
  • Experience of grant and commercial contract management, including a demonstrable track record of delivering excellent financial and programme performance against agreed targets and objectives.
  • Experience of working in international development contexts, and a desire to travel to work with in-country teams.

Remuneration from £38,000 – £42,000pa.

See Job Description and Person Specification here.

To apply, send a letter of application addressing the Job Description and Person Specification, along with your CV, to by Monday 15th October 2018.

Equal Opportunities and Diversity

We are committed to equality of opportunity and positive action to promote it, particularly with respect to gender. We ensure that people are not discriminated against on the basis of gender, age, disability, ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation or any other irrelevant grounds in the recruitment, retention, training and development of staff. Our Equal Opportunities Policy can be read here.

Child Safeguarding

Theatre for a Change aims to protect all children and young people from intentional and unintentional harm and all forms of abuse whilst in the care of its staff and volunteers, as well as local partner organisations. Our Child Safeguarding Policy can be read here.

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