Church & Community Fundraising Champion

Are you passionate about Life? Do you enjoy a challenge? Are you looking for a career that really makes a difference?  An exciting opportunity has become available here within Life Charity.  

About the role.  

We are currently recruiting for a Church & Community Champion to work within our Development & Fundraising Team.

This individual will be confident and committed to effectively developing a large range of partnerships. Knowledge and experience within community fundraising & marketing will be key aspect to ensuing this role is successful.

The role will involve regular travel and occasional overnight stays away from home. We are looking for a strong & creative team player who can promote, organise and inspire support from volunteers.

If you have at least 5 GCSE’s or equivalent including Maths & English and you have a strong background within fundraising in either a paid or voluntary capacity this could be the role for you.

About us.  

Following the passage of the 1967 Abortion Act, Life was formed in 1970 by Professor Jack Scarisbrick MBE and his wife Nuala to provide positive, pro-life alternatives to abortion. Life is now the largest pro-life charity within the UK and probably the most comprehensive and ambitious as it combines advocacy & education work with a nationwide Care & housing services. The Charity’s mission is to uphold respect for every human Life from fertilization until natural death whilst providing emotional and practical support to pregnant woman and young mothers who are vulnerable.  

Benefits  

All employees have access to Perk box (subject to completion of probation)   

Birthday Leave  

Extra annual leave for long service  

Long Service awards 

Our Values and Commitment to Safeguarding 

Life is committed to preventing any type of unwanted behaviour at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse, lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. Life expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a high priority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate our values are recruited to work for us. 

We are committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within our organisation and encourage applicants from all diverse backgrounds to apply. 

All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and appropriate screening checks. Life takes its obligation to protect the rights of children and vulnerable people very seriously; therefore, the successful candidate for this post will be also subject to extensive background checking, including a Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS). 

 

Contract:

35 Hours ( 12 Months Fixed term Contract)

Location:

Working form home and visits to Leamington Spa Head Office. This role also involves regular travel and occasional overnight stays

Salary:

24,000

Closing date:

February 27, 2020

Assessment day:

March 2, 2020

Job Description: