Islington, Greater London

£30,000 - £32,000 per year

Permanent, Full-time

Job Description

At Revitalise we work hard to create amazing holidays for our disabled guests and their carers.  We like to come to work determined that the world is going to be a slightly better place for people at the end of today than it was yesterday, and that we’re going to help make that happen.  We are driven by the simple belief that everybody needs a break, and that holidays are important for everyone.

We offer a 24 hour experience of fun and entertainment. Revitalise is where we create and develop an exciting holiday environment where people can share new experiences, where positive relationships can flourish, and where memories are made which last far beyond our guests’ holiday experiences. If you would love to help us achieve our mission, then we would love to welcome you to our team.

Revitalise is both the UK’s largest provider of respite holiday breaks, and the UK’s largest residential volunteering charity.

With 50 years’ experience our three holiday centres in Chigwell in Essex, Southampton and Southport now provide close to 5,000 essential breaks each year for disabled people and those who care for them. By providing warm personal care with imaginative excursions, activities and entertainment in an informal, holiday environment, we give our guests something truly unique – a break that feels like a proper holiday – and one from which they go home revitalised and happy; better able to cope with their daily challenges.

Our team are Determined to do everything they can to create amazing holidays and provide excellent care. To achieve this we often have to be Imaginative in overcoming challenges, we have to be Caring not just towards our guests but also the team around us, and we need to Encourage each other to strive for excellence.  These qualities make up our 4 core values, DICE.

You will be responsible for the successful delivery and development of our events and community fundraising programme. You will deliver a range of special events - from garden parties to award ceremonies - that inspire support for Revitalise.  You will also provide superb supporter journeys to volunteers, enthusiastic individuals, dedicated groups and regional corporates who undertake a range of events or challenges in aid of our cause.

We are looking for a passionate, self-motivated and engaging individual. You will be results driven and have experience in managing events and developing community fundraising individuals, groups and regional corporates. You will develop and realise our five-year events and community fundraising strategy.