Home-based
Peckham, Greater London
Voluntary
Job description

Background

Ignite Hubs is a new charitable organisation that is run and led by volunteers. We are looking to pioneer innovative and exciting ways for children and young people to learn.

Our vision is to nurture and enrich young minds to explore, grow and learn. We seek to equip each child or young person with the tools and skills to be successful in school and life.

We aim to:

  • Create the best learning environment for children and young people from all backgrounds and abilities.
  • Value, support and develop our volunteers and help them realise their potential and aspirations.
  • Build a better community and bring people together.

We plan to offer classes, workshops and events to children and young people on a wide variety of subjects such as coding, science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), enterprise, creativity and innovation.

We are based at Peckham Library, London SE15.

Role

We are looking for an experienced Fundraising and Development Volunteer with initiatives and ideas to help us raise funds from a range of sources such as grant applications, online channels and social media.

You will identify funding opportunities and have excellent writing skills to submit high quality, compelling and persuasive funding proposals.

You will also develop relationships with businesses and funders to encourage sponsorship, corporate donations and partnerships.

You will work alongside our Marketing and Events team to research, plan and grow our fundraising methods.

This is a great opportunity to part of an exciting new organisation. There will be plenty of opportunities to shape and grow the role as well as gain skills in other areas.

 

Other Information

  • Flexible
  • Mostly home-based with occasional site visits
  • Fully supported
Posted on: 20 July 2019
Closed date: 18 October 2019
Tags: Fundraising, Business Development