Head of Programme Quality

War Child
London, UK
Full time Staff

War Child is looking for a HEAD of PROGRAMME QUALITY.

Programme Quality in War Child is achieved through a combination of thematic technical quality, learning, and accountability. Our Head of Programme Quality leads the head-office based Quality Team to ensure that programme development and implementation is informed by relevant quality standards and that evidence for the impact of our work underpins scale up, advocacy and new initiatives. The Head of Programming inspires the organisation to develop new approaches, reaching into the wider sector to integrate learning into our programmes and working with our country teams
and technical leads to research and develop programme approaches that bring new solutions to the challenges facing children affected by conflict. It’s a senior leadership role within the organisation
forming part of the War Child Management Team.

The Head of Programme Quality is responsible for ensuring that technical quality standards inform War Child programme development and underpin the results of our work. Leading a team of technical advisors, the post leads the development and application of programme learning for continual improvement and generates evidence for the impact of our work. You will set strategic direction for quality improvement, influencing programme teams to achieve quality standards. You will have a visible presence on sector networks and inspire collaboration across teams to develop new approaches across our country programmes. The role ensures that the War Child Board of Trustees is involved in the progress of our programme quality agenda.

Closing date: 
15th January 2019