Barnardos Recruitment Opportunities in Scotland

At Barnardo's we believe in children. Our purpose is to transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children and our vision is to realise Thomas Barnardo's dream of a world where no child is turned away from the help that they need.

We believe we can bring out the best in every child whether the issue is child poverty, sexual exploitation, disability or domestic violence. Barnardo’s Scotland provides more than 122 community-based services throughout the country working with over 14,500 vulnerable children, young people and their families.

This is an exciting time to join Barnardo's. We have recently launched our new three year strategic business plan that sets a clear direction for how we will deliver our purpose of transforming the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children.

We already have an amazing community of people doing extraordinary things to improve the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged children across the UK. But there's so much more we can do. Over the next three years, we will substantially increase our volunteer fundraisers and enhance our digital presence to improve our supporter experience. We want to be the charity of choice for everyone committed to raising money in their communities to transform the lives of the most vulnerable children.

To support our work in our local communities, it's imperative that we generate and grow income. This is where you come in. We are now seeking a number of exceptional Community Fundraising specialists to join our team.

These are great opportunities to help transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children.

If you believe in children and are excited by challenge, please read on for further details.

Community Fundraising Volunteer Managers x 2

  • Department: Marketing
  • Location: Home Based - Position in Glasgow, Position in Edinburgh
  • Salary: £22,500 – 26,500k + Company Car

Job Overview

To support our work in our local communities, it’s imperative that we generate and grow income. This is where you come in.
This post will be home based with extensive travel across your area. A company car and equipment including a laptop, blackberry and printer will be provided.

These exciting opportunities will optimise Volunteer and Supporter led Fundraising in the assigned areas, working in partnership with and recruiting and developing key volunteers to maximize net income and impact. Reporting to the Regional Community Fundraising Manager for your assigned area, you will be responsible for devising an Operational Plan and Budget to deliver financial and non-financial targets required by Barnardo’s.
You will also build the expertise and contribution of Key Volunteers through peer to peer activity, together with a sense of belonging to the Barnardo’s volunteer community, encouraging growth in lifetime commitment.

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How to apply?

To apply please provide a CV and covering letter outlining your current salary, how you meet the essential criteria, your experience and achievements to alayne@alayneclarksolutions.co.uk