- Community Fundraiser (Southwark, Westminster and Brentwood)
Community Fundraiser - London
|Job title||Job reference number|
|Community Fundraiser (Southwark, Westminster and Brentwood)||1303.COMFUND.LDN|
|Salary||Hours per week|
|Permanent||London SE1 4QQ|
Depaul helps people around the UK who are homeless, vulnerable and disadvantaged, with a special focus on young people. We are a homelessness charity with the largest network of emergency accommodation for young people in the UK, making a difference to the lives of thousands of young people each year. We are unique, innovative and very passionate about what we do, working in the very heart of local communities.
You will have a vital role to play in helping us achieve our mission of offering homeless and disadvantaged people the opportunity to fulfill their potential and move towards an independent and positive future.
As our Community Fundraiser you will inspire new and existing church and school supporters across Southwark, Brentwood and Westminster dioceses to support the work of Depaul UK.
You will have the responsibility to develop the support of churches and schools through giving and volunteering.
Since we started in 1989, we’ve made a difference to over 80,000 young people. To find out more about the work we do visit our website or follow us on facebook www.facebook.com/depauluk
Fancy working for the fast developing, innovative youth homelessness charity who were responsible for auctioning off a spot in the iphone 6 queue, selling moving boxes to help homeless people, organising mass cathedral-based sleepouts, and the world’s first live-action app ihobo…? Then we’d love to meet you!
To be a success in this role you will have experience of …
- Inspiring support from churches and schools
- Stimulating action through delivering compelling talks
- Fundraising, sales or campaigning (at least one year)
- Working proactively within a team environment
- Building strong working relationships with supporters or customers
- Working within a target driven environment
In addition you will be:
- Passionate about telling the stories of Depaul’s young people and staff
- Obsessive about your numbers and methodical in your planning for success
- Willing to travel
In return we can offer a range of employee benefits including; competitive salary, 5 weeks annual holiday plus bank holidays (rising to 6 weeks plus bank holidays), contributory pension scheme, life assurance and childcare voucher scheme.
Depaul strives to be equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. If you require information to be sent to you in an alternative format please let us know by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or 0207 939 1250.
An Standard/enhanced DBS disclosure is a requirement for this post. Our recruitment checks, induction and ongoing support and supervision reflect our commitment to safeguarding our clients.
Closing date: 27/03/2018 @ 12pm midday
Interview date: TBC
Please note we do not accept CVs and we kindly request no contact from recruitment or media agencies.
The Depaul Box Company
Do you want to help homeless young people but don't know where to start?
If you are moving house or putting stuff in storage, use the Depaul Box Company!
Instead of just relying on donations, the Depaul Box Company is our way to raise funds for our work while supplying you with boxes when you need them.
Our boxes look, cost and work exactly the same as all the others out there. The only difference is ours do a lot of good for the homeless.
By using a box, you can ensure a young person doesn’t have to sleep on one!