East Sussex (Hybrid)
£24,000 - £28,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

About us:
St Wilfrid’s Hospice provides end of life support to the population of Eastbourne and the surrounding parts of East Sussex, from our stunning hospice building and through our highly skilled community teams. We are rated an ‘outstanding’ provider by the Care Quality Commission and have a clear vision of reaching increasing numbers of local patients and their families, in close collaboration with our community. 

We provide a supportive working environment, which is demonstrated through our values: compassionate, professional, progressive, and respectful and these are embedded in our culture. We have a dynamic learning environment that actively promotes and facilitates opportunities for career progression.


The Role:

Our people are vital to the future of St Wilfrid’s Hospice and it is essential that we recruit and retain the very best individuals and offer a supportive, engaging, and rewarding working environment.

We are looking for an experienced Community Fundraiser to join our team. You will be responsible for building and managing new and existing fundraising relationships with supporters in the community to help us achieve our ambitious income targets.  You will need to be creative, self-motivated and a confident communicator to encourage and inspire individuals, schools, faith groups and community groups/societies to support the hospice through fundraising initiatives.  The role will also include giving talks and presentations to raise awareness; working with volunteers and stewarding existing supporter relationships.


Benefits included:

  • We offer a generous holiday entitlement of 27 days per year plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme with the option to continue any existing NHS pension scheme membership
  • Discounted cinema tickets
  • Employee assistance programmes
  • Additional training opportunities
  • Supportive working environment
  • We are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for this role including; working between the office and home.

Please note that CV’s will not be accepted, unless candidates are unable to complete our application form due to a disability.

Please note that we may close this vacancy early if we receive a high volume of applications.

Refreshed on: 11 June 2022
Closed date: 26 June 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Fundraising

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