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The Island Trust – Charity Fundraiser



Contract: Permanent
Location: Home-based worker, residing within easy commute of Plymouth
Employment Terms: Part-time 4 days (30 hours) a week – working hours/days can be mutually agreed
Salary: £30,000 – £33,400 pa pro rata, depending on qualities and experience



The Island Trust is a registered charity providing life-enhancing, residential voyages and day sailing activities for young people, primarily those with special needs, disabilities, experiencing hardship or deprivation, on a traditionally rigged wooden vessel.

The Role:

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic fundraiser to join our shore based team. Reporting to the Trustees, the successful candidate will be responsible for researching fundraising opportunities and writing grant applications to charitable trusts or statutory bodies, building relationships with major donors, managing your own budget and ensuring targets are met, developing and organising fundraising campaigns and events, spotting fundraising opportunities and raising awareness of the organisation’s work.


The post offers a fantastic opportunity for someone who is very organised, has strong budget management skills, excellent planning and research skills, adept at managing relationships, and the ability to communicate effectively.



Please email your expression of interest with your CV to [email protected]

View the full job specification on their website

Closing date: Tuesday 14 May 2024

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