Senior Events Fundraiser

£22,695 – £26,069  (pro rata)

21 hours per week


About us:

At Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, we care for children and young adults with life-shortening and life-threatening conditions. We are currently supporting around 250 families, both in our hospice and in family homes.


Our support services are wide ranging and bespoke to each family; including end of life treatment and care, music therapy, counselling, sibling support groups, home visits and much, much more.


It costs more than £4m to keep our doors open for families across South Yorkshire and beyond. We receive around 10% of our funding from government sources.


The challenge:

To work flexibly and creatively to deliver and diversify the current Bluebell Wood events calendar. To manage a part time events fundraiser to collectively develop a range of events to engage and excite our supporters.


The role:

You will lead on the planning and implementation of a robust and varied events programme to raise substantial income and awareness across our catchment area. You will manage an additional Events Fundraiser to maximise all event opportunities.


The requirements:

To fulfil the role effectively you will need to be a target-driven professional, with significant experience of effectively delivering large scale events. You will be highly organised, have excellent communication skills, flexibility and bags of enthusiasm! You will have a proven track-record of achieving targets and objectives, have excellent interpersonal skills and be proficient in Microsoft packages.  You must be able to drive and have access to your own transport.  Ideally, you will have a qualification in events management.


For informal enquiries please contact . Please download the job description and person specification for more information, read our Guide to Applying and if you think you have what we are looking for, download and complete the application form above and return it to


Please note we do not accept CVs. Please do not send in additional information as we will not be able to consider this.


Closing date:   9.00am, Monday 20th November 2017

Shortlisting:   By Tuesday 21st November 2017

Interviews:     Thursday 30th November 2017


Senior Events Fundraiser JD & PS