Job Description

Why join Nugent

It is an exciting time to join Nugent as we pursue our ambitious strategy to innovate and expand our services to include residential family centres, open children’s homes, a residential special school, and expansion of our secure children’s home, in order to support and complement the strategic aims of the charity.

We have a large operations portfolio that also provides community services for adults at risk, that are overseen by an experienced head of service.

The people we care for, protect, educate and inspire come from all walks of life and so do we. We recruit great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our charity stronger. Our values mean everything to us.

Our managers and staff at the front line give their very best to those in our care and we need to continuously demonstrate this to our stakeholders, including our regulators.

Our focus over the next five years is to continue to develop our children and family services.

The Role

The Lead Trustee for Safeguarding takes on three main sets of duties related to safeguarding in addition to their wider responsibilities as a Trustee:

  • Strategy
  • Effective policy and practice
  • Creating the right culture

You will undertake a highly influential voluntary position within the organisation and we are expecting you will be a champion of diversity and inclusion and an individual with ambition, emotional intelligence, sharp intellect, resilience and the ability to be agile for the benefit of the charity. You are a person who ‘gets things done’.

As an experienced and committed individual, you will provide support to your peers and leadership to the executive team. You will promote a commercially astute culture across the organisation as we drive towards our vision of being an entirely dignified and outstanding

This role is ideal for you as a conscientious and driven individual who is prepared to support, advise and actively engage in the achievement of the vision.

How to apply

To apply for the role Trustee/ Lead Trustee for safeguarding please complete an online application form or alternatively, email to request an electronic (Microsoft Word) application form to complete

Deadline for applications

Closing date for applications will be 28th February 2022


Should you have any queries about this role please contact the HR team via email

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