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Careers with Save the Children

Save the Children is the leading independent organization for children in need, with a staff of more than 1,500 people working around the globe. We inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives by improving their health, education and economic opportunities. Having a job with Save the Children isn't charity—it's investing in children's futures and empowering families to support themselves.

Save the Children offers not-for-profit jobs and careers in international development alongside focused, inspiring people that all play an important part in keeping our promises to children—both here in the U.S. and around the world. Our work is ambitious and challenging, delivering real results for vulnerable children and their families.

Begin Your Journey with Save the Children.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to volume, we are unable to contact each interested job seeker. If you are selected for consideration, a member of our team will contact you.

Save the Children provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, or status as a veteran. Save the Children complies with all applicable laws.

Our Benefits

Save the Children offers a competitive compensation package and a comprehensive benefits program to help meet employee needs for health care, retirement and a positive work-life balance.

  • Medical and dental insurance, and life insurance
  • Paid vacation, family leave days and sick time
  • Paid holidays
  • Retirement savings account with matching company contributions of up to 8%
  • Leadership and employee development opportunities, including management skill development programs, language and technical offerings, and regular opportunities to learn from and interact with Save the Children leadership

Have more questions about an exciting and fulfilling international development career with Save the Children? Read our career FAQs.

Get Started!

The first step is to search our opportunities via the portal below!  All of our opportunities, from Intern to Entry Level to Executive are posted right here.  Simply click the “Search Job Openings” button, and you’ll be able to search for positions that best suit your interests, experience, skills and abilities.

To be considered for any of our opportunities, you must apply via this portal, which will ensure that your resume is seen by our Talent Acquisition team. 

Please note:  Due to volume, we are unfortunately unable to contact each interested job seeker.  If selected for consideration, you will be contacted by a member of our team to discuss our recruitment process.

Save the Children provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, or status as a veteran. Save the Children complies with all applicable laws.

Internships

Save the Children offers a competitive internship program that provides students with the opportunity to join the Save the Children team in our mission to improve the lives of children, while gaining real work knowledge and experience. Learn more.

Skilled Volunteers

Save the Children skilled volunteers are an integral part of our organization, and work in a variety of ways to contribute to our cause. They are involved in important work to create positive change for children everywhere. Learn more.

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