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Fundraising and Development Manager

Role: Fundraising and Development Manager
Length: Initial 2 years fixed term with the intention to extend based on income targets.
Hours: Full time (35 hours)
Location: The Farm

We are looking for an amazing, exciting, dynamic and self-motivated individual to join our lovely team. The Charity has had a complicated couple of years, but we are stable and willing to do the best work we can. We need someone to join us on our journey and to help develop the charity for the future.


This is a varied and dynamic role where you'll build lasting and beneficial relationships with major donors, companies and the general public. You must be able to devise, organise and successfully deliver creative fundraising activities and campaigns to deliver the stretching targets for the charity. An understanding of marketing and social media campaigns will be an advantage.


This is an excellent opportunity for someone with experience of fundraising, grant and bid applications who is able to meet stretching targets. The role is based on our fabulous farm and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.


If you're interested in applying please contact, Joff Whitten, Head of the Children's Centre, for an initial chat. Joff can be reached on 01624 800 000 or joffwhitten@thechildrenscentre.org.im.


For an application pack, please e-mail hr@thechildrenscentre.org.im

How can you help?

There are many ways you can support our work.

  • £3,000 per day to run our charitable programmes
  • £7 benefit for every £1 spent on Thriving families programme
  • 40% of local children and young people engaged in our services
  • 16 groups of all ages hosted at the Farm each week