Carlisle, Cumbria
£47,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About the Charity

Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice provides day to day care, support and activities to children and young people living with a life limiting illness. Eden Valley Hospice provides care for adults with life limiting illnesses from North Cumbria. Caring for children has always been at the heart of Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, with one of the first patients cared for at the hospice being a young child.

In 2014 Eden Valley’s children hospice was renamed and rebranded to Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice. Together, their mission is to provide palliative care and end of life services for adults, children and young adults with life changing and or life limiting illnesses, through promoting their wellbeing and enabling them and the people who are important to them to live life as fully and independently as possible.

Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice are both part of one charity with a common value base, governance, support services and facilities. In recognition of the different contexts for palliative care in Cumbria of adults and children the hospice introduces the services separately.

In return, you will be rewarded with the opportunity of working in beautiful Cumbria, within a well-supported and much-loved hospice.

About the role of Head of Income Generation

Playing an active role in the Senior Management Team, the Head of Income Generation will help support the growth and success of the Hospice and provide strategic leadership in order to diversify, maximise and sustain charitable income.

You will be an experienced fundraising professional with demonstrable experience in leading and motivating a fundraising team. You will enjoy the overall responsibility for all fundraising activities and be a confident natural communicator capable of cultivating and maintaining key relationships.

Additional Details

The closing date for all applications is 9am, Monday 1st July 2019.

The interview date is Friday 5th July 2019.

This search is being conducted exclusively for Eden Valley Hospice and Jigsaw, Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice by Charity Careers North West. We use our extensive experience of the Charity Sector to recruit great staff for organisations in the North West.

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Posted on: 05 June 2019
Closed date: 01 July 2019
Job ref: CCNWEDJCCH
Tags: Fundraising