37.5 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 290 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, respite short breaks, counselling, sibling support groups, music therapy, 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 role:

An experienced events fundraiser, you will lead on the planning and implementation of a robust, varied and engaging events programme to raise substantial income and awareness across our catchment area.  You will think creatively and have the opportunity to implement new and exciting events, to raise agreed income to support our work.

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.

How to apply:

For informal enquiries please contact Helen Mower, Head of Fundraising on 01909 517365 or email [email protected]

Download job description and person specification here

Download Bluebell Wood Application Form here

Please download the job description and person specification for more information and if you think you have what we are looking for, download and complete the application form above and return it to [email protected]

Closing Date:      Monday, 29th April 2019.

Interviews:         Thursday 9th May 2019