Our people

We are a remarkable team, working together to help make Action for Children work.

"What I do makes a difference. What my colleagues do makes a difference and we work together to make that difference"
Susan Tate, Administrative Office, Jewsbury Moore Children's Centre

Our culture

Our vision

Every child and young person in the country has a safe and happy childhood and the foundations they need to thrive.

Our mission

We protect and support young people by:

Providing practical and emotional care and support.

Ensuring their voices are heard.

Campaigning to bring lasting improvements to their lives.

Our values





Staff stories

Contact us

Our Recruitment Service team is here to help and guide our applicants through the process. Contact RecruitmentService@actionforchildren.org.uk or call 01923 378608 for any related queries.

We are proud to be a ‘Care Leaver Friendly Employer - Gold Partner. We have applied the covenant principals across all our Nations to support care experienced people to get a job in our organisation and thrive while you are employed by us

As part of our promise and commitment we offer a guaranteed interview and constructive feedback to applicants who identify as care experienced and who meet the minimum criteria for the role.

Please click here to see our applicants guide

Action for Children are committed to interviewing applicants with a disability or health condition who meet the minimum criteria for the job.

The aim of this commitment is to encourage positive action, encouraging people with a disability to apply for jobs and provide an opportunity to demonstrate their skills, talent and abilities at the interview stage.

If you have a disability or health condition and need to discuss reasonable adjustments for any part of this recruitment process, so you have the best opportunity to demonstrate that you can do the job or wish to discuss how we will put in place any adjustments if you were to be successful, please email recruitmentservice@actionforchildren.org.uk and a member of our team will be happy to help you.