Head of Fundraising and Communications

Recruiter
Red Balloon of the Air
Location
Milton
Posted
22 Mar 2019
Closes
27 Mar 2019
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Red Balloon Learner Centre Group

Position: Head of Fundraising and Communications

Conditions: Full time (40 hours), occasional evening work is involved

Salary: £42,000 - £48,000 depending on experience

Based in: Cambridge, with some travel and some flexibility to work from home after successful completion of probation period.

Red Balloon provides a life-saving and transformative recovery programme for young people who are missing out on education due to trauma, severe bullying or anxiety. Red Balloon Learner Centre Group is the engine that drives the network comprising four Centres in Cambridge, Norwich, NW- London and Reading, as well as an award-winning online virtual Learner Centre - Red Balloon of the Air.

The post, reporting directly to the CEO, is a critical one in support of Red Balloon's ambitious growth plans. As such, we anticipate that in time the Fundraising and Communications team is likely to grow. This is, therefore, a special opportunity for someone already working in Development/Fundraising to develop their leadership skills, raise funds, improve communications and grow a team at an exciting moment in the charity's growth.

We are looking for an experienced fundraiser with a good understanding of charity communications and experience of managing teams. If this is you and you are enthusiastic about using your experience and skills to help us grow our charitable income and build our brand and reputation nationally, please apply.

For a full job description and information on how to apply, please visit http://www.redballoonlearner.org/Vacancies

For further information about Red Balloon, please visit www.redballoonlearner.org

If you would like an informal chat about this position, please email CEO lena.milosevic@group.rblc.org.uk or phone 01223 354338

The closing date for applications is Friday 20 April 2019.

Interviews will take place the week commencing 29 April 2019.

Please note, interviews will take place at Suite 3, Winship House, Winship Road, Milton, Cambridge, CB24 6AP.

Red Balloon Learner Centre Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires the successful candidate to commit to this. The person appointed will be subjected to an enhanced DBS check.

Red Balloon Learner Centre Group is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, marital status.

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