Being a Ivison Trust trustee can be really rewarding. It is a great way to use your skills and experience to safeguarding children and supporting families affected by child exploitation.

Become a Trustee

We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and we are passionate about reflecting the communities we serve. Candidates should demonstrate:

  • Knowledge of child exploitation and a regard for the significance of the role of parents
  • Commitment to equal opportunities, inclusion and diversity
  • Commitment to the ethos and values of Ivison Trust
  • Willingness to devote time, effort and enthusiasm to the duties and responsibilities of a trustee
  • Independence of thought and judgement
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to play a strategic role to successfully effect change and meet the objectives of the charity.

We are currently recruiting for three Trustees:

  • Chair
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary

with experience in one of the following areas:

  • First-hand awareness of the effects of child sexual or criminal exploitation as an affected parent
  • Social work
  • Healthcare
  • Psychological services
  • Education
  • Finance
  • Law
  • Business
  • Police
  • and/or specific skills including secretarial, accounting, fundraising or management expertise.

Ivison Trust offers an excellent training and supportive induction package.

How to apply

Download the information pack
Download the application form

Please send a completed application form to Rachel Cain at

Deadline for applications

21st August 2023