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Community Fundraiser, (Central & West Cornwall and Isles of Scilly), CHSW

Children's Hospice South West
Post date
19 April 2018
Closing date
1 May 2018
Based at Little Harbour, Porthpean, St Austell & Homeworking, Cornwall
£25,671 - £30,140 per annum
37 hours per week (Fixed term contract)
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Children’s Hospice South West is a registered charity dedicated to the provision of hospice care for children with life-limiting conditions and their families in the South West.

We aim to recruit friendly and enthusiastic staff who are motivated to really make a difference to the lives of the children and families who visit us.

• 37 hours per week to include some weekend and evening work
• Fixed term contract (maternity cover)– anticipated end date of contract is May 2019

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Community Fundraiser to join our busy team at Little Harbour on a fixed term contract. We are looking for an individual with the drive to develop income, build relationships, grow event support and initiate opportunities. You will be an exemplary public speaker and raise significant awareness of CHSW by achieving demanding speaking engagement and other non-financial and financial targets. You will lead volunteer management within your area and have excellent organisational skills and proven success in a relevant role such as fundraising or sales.

This interesting and varied role has a requirement to work at weekends, evenings and at different locations across the South West and the UK at times. A full UK driving licence is an essential requirement.

We value our staff and offer an excellent working environment with an enthusiastic and committed team. Benefits include generous annual leave and a personal pension scheme and of course the knowledge that every day your work makes a real difference to short and precious lives.

Closing date: Midday 1st May 2018
Anticipated Interview date: 18th May 2018

The Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded from our website and is also available by contacting HR on 01726 871819 or emailing

CHSW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all employees must obtain an enhanced DBS disclosure. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. Charity Registration Number 1003314

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