Board Member

at Tushinde Children's Trust
Published October 27, 2023
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Category Administration  
Job Type Full Time  


Tushinde is a child-focused employer and committed to child protection and the protection of vulnerable adults. All candidates will be screened prior to appointment as trustee and every candidate, regardless of post applied for, will be expected to understand and adhere to the principles of child protection.

We are actively seeking experienced individuals with expertise in:

Legal affairs: Guidance on regulatory compliances, contracts, and legal strategy to ensure we operate within the bounds of the law while maximising our mission’s impact.
Fundraising: Knowledge on donor relations, grant writing and innovative fundraising strategies to enhance our financial resources and support our initiatives.
Child protection: Proficiency in safeguarding standards, child protection protocols, and the best practices to ensure the utmost safety and well-being of the children we serve.
Why Join Us?

Play a pivotal role in a team that is on the ground making real change for children in need
Utilise your professional skills to contribute to a greater good
Be part of strategic decisions to influence and shape the future of Tushinde
The Board members will join our Kenyan Board which works together with the UK Board
Qualifications and experience

A genuine passion for children’s right and welfare
Masters degree in relevant area of studies
At least 8-10 years experience in relevant fields.
Experience working in a non-profits board will be an added advantage.
Ability to commit to board meetings and provide strategic insights
Strong decision making and advisory skills
As this is a pro bono position, it offers a unique opportunity to make a meaningful difference and to further enrich your personal and professional journey.

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and a tailored cover letter with the subject line “Board Member Application”


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