Vacancy:   Senior Fundraising Officer-Schools and Community

Salary:     £23,189-£25,979

Ref:          AH 52-22

Hours:      37.5 worked over 5 days

Location:  Miller Road, Ayr

Term:       Fixed Term till 30th June 2024

About Us

The Ayrshire Hospice provides quality specialist palliative care for adults with life-limiting illness within Ayrshire and Arran.  We provide a wide range of services and care in people’s homes, care homes and hospitals, as well as in the hospice itself.  This is provided at no cost to our patients or their families.  Our vision is to reach and improve the lives of everyone in Ayrshire affected by life-limiting illness.

What we are looking for

With our Fundraising programme thriving, we are delighted to be recruiting for an exciting position of Senior Fundraising Officer: Schools & Community within our busy team.

We are looking for a talented and motivated individual to join us to assist in supporting the Capital and Revenue Fundraising teams to deliver a range of community fundraising initiatives within schools across Ayrshire and Arran.

Applicants must have strong organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects at once, as well as great communication skills, an events or fundraising background and a positive attitude.

If the above applies to you, we want to hear from you!

What we will give in return

At the Ayrshire Hospice we strive to live by our Hospice values and commitments, where every staff member has a sense of belonging. We value difference and fully advocate, cultivate and support an inclusive working environment where staff treat one another with dignity and respect. We aim to create an equitable working environment where every individual can fulfil their potential.

As part of the hospice team, you can enjoy a variety of benefits including employee assistance programme, comprehensive induction, continuous learning and development opportunities and access to the NHS Staff Benefits Scheme.

If you are excited about this amazing opportunity and you want to be part of an amazing team, and part of an organisation that is all about support for their patients and families.  If this is you and you are full of passion and enthusiastic about the difference you could make then we look forward to hearing from you.

The post holder should hold a full driving licence and/or have the ability to provide own transport.

Informal enquiries are encouraged and can be arranged with Graeme Strawhorn on 01292 288488 or email to [email protected] 

Please contact HR on 01292 294411 if you need further information about the application process. Please return completed application forms to [email protected]

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Closing Date:         8th July 2022

Interview Date:     18th July 2022


Scottish Charity No. 011390
Registered Office: 29 Miller Road, Ayr KA6 2AX