About us Work or volunteer with us Work or volunteer with us Job Opportunities Best Beginnings is a national charity empowering parents to give their children the best start in life. We are a small charity with a large impact and value, and to date we have reached over 2 million families across the UK. In 2017, we are celebrating our 10th year anniversary and we are looking for several creative and dynamic team-players to join us and make a contribution to our busy calendar of events. You will need to be energetic and passionate about creating positive change, be self-driven and well organised. We have a number of high profile and exciting projects and seek confident, reflective and professional communicators who can hit the ground running, skipping and dancing! If you think you have the qualities, skills, knowledge & attributes AND you are excited by the opportunity to be a part of an innovative and hardworking team, than please see the opportunities below: Project Coordinator - Maternal Mental Health 4 days a week, 30hrs a week, 12 months fixed term Closing Date: 5pm on Wednesday 29th March 2017 Interview Date: Wednesday 5th April 2017 The post holder will coordinate the Best Beginnings’ maternal mental health work with Heads Together, ensuring our full participation in the regular round of events and campaign activity, coordinating the production of any necessary materials in the form of films, pictures, speeches and tweets that publicise the work and encourage talk around mental health. Please see the full job description and person specification here. Project Coordinator - Training and Community Engagement 4 days a week, 30hrs a week, 12 months fixed term Closing Date: 5pm on Wednesday 29th March 2017 Interview Date: Wednesday 5th April 2017 The post holder will be based at our London office and will work closely with the Programme Manager and Facilitators to coordinate our Comic Relief funded maternal mental health training with health professionals, as well as ensuring engagement of local communities across different parts of the country, with an emphasis on East of England and North West England. Please see the full job description and person specification here. Project Support - Training and Community Engagement 5 days a week, 37.5hrs a week, 12 months fixed term Closing Date: 5pm on Wednesday 29th March 2017 Interview Date: Thursday 13th April 2017 The post holder will be based at our London office and will support the Programme Manager and National Facilitator to coordinate the maternity safety training with health professionals, as well as ensuring engagement of local communities across different parts of the country, including Hillingdon, Leeds and Warrington. Please see the full job description and person specification here. Voluntary Positions Our volunteers – where would we be without them? In so many ways, our work depends on a network of wonderful people from all sorts of backgrounds, who freely give us the benefit of their time, skills and energy. Events: We frequently need people all over the country to support with events from marathons to balls to conferences. If you're interested please email email@example.com Content and Marketing: If you're a designer, analyst, marketer, film producer, copywriter, photographer or animator we would love to hear from you. Please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org Healthcare Professionals: We work across the country with multidisciplinary teams of healthcare professionals and we are always working to build our networks and explore opportunities. Please email email@example.com Admin and office support: We are a small team with big ambitions. if you would like to support us with bid writing, data entry, admin and office support please do get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org Haven't found what you're looking for? No problem, please call the office on 020 7443 7895 or email us at email@example.com and we'll put you through to the right person. Internships A Best Beginnings internship is a fantastic way to gain valuable first-hand experience of digital, charity and UK health-care sectors. If this is where your ambitions lie, time spent with us will be an impressive addition to your CV. We are always interested in speaking with university students regarding summer/post-graduate opportunities, as well as people interested in career changes, who combine energy and initiative with a real desire to improve the futures of children in the UK. Areas of particular interest include: Frontend/backend development Public health PR / Marketing Graphic design Embryology Events management To find out more about Best Beginnings internships please email firstname.lastname@example.org Nilushka, our Evaluation and Impact Lead, started with us as an intern. You can read about her experience of a Best beginnings internship here.