London Development Manager

10 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Redthread works with vulnerable young people in crisis. Whether they have been the victim of a stabbing, are seeking support for anxiety, have suffered a sexual assault, or want to find a new home beyond the reach of a gang, we support them to overcome the challenges they face through our dynamic youth work programmes. Our work at St George’s was recently featured on Channel 4 News which gives a taster of what we do (

We are looking for a brilliant individual to join our income generation team. You will have experience of working in a fundraising, business development or similar team and be a fast learner, dynamic, flexible and share our values. This is a very varied role and we are a small, growing team where individuals can make a big impact on the development of the organisation.

It’s an exciting time to join Redthread. We have an inspirational staff team, programmes which transform the lives of vulnerable young people, an excellent reputation and profile, and well-developed organisational structures and processes. We have recently finalised our three-year strategic plan which will help guide our development.

“Redthread youth workers are doing an incredible job helping young victims to move away from the circles that led to them getting hurt” (Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London, July 2016)

The main purpose of this role it to contribute to the development of Redthread’s work, scoping new opportunities, raising funds from a variety of sources and building relationships with new prospective partners.

For full details on the role please see the application pack on our website via the button below.

Closing Date: 10am, Monday 5th February 2018

Interview Date: There will be a youth panel interview on Thursday 8 February between 4pm and 6pm, then interviews will be held on Tuesday 13 February, with a final interview for successful candidates on Friday 16 February.