Job Vacancy:Grandpont Nursery School and Children’s Centre – Freelance Community Fundraiser and Volunteer Coordinator

Grandpont Nursery school and Children’s Centre is looking to contract a Consultant Freelance Community Fundraiser and Volunteer Coordinator to help with our transition to a new self-sustaining community-led family project in response to the scheduled closure of our Children’s Centre at the end of February 2017.

Freelance Community Fundraiser and Volunteer Coordinator (3–6-month temporary contract, £22,400 pro rata, flexible hours)

We are seeking a self-motivated, energetic consultant to develop and implement innovative income-generation strategies and fundraising ideas.

Proven bid-writing skills are essential, as is the ability to work in collaboration with neighbouring charitable organisations to develop projects within the wider community.
The consultant will also develop and lead our fledgling volunteer network, coordinating our core project activities, which will focus on already established open-access activities including stay and play sessions, Baby Café (breastfeeding support), midwife clinics and health visitor drop-in sessions.

Note: It will be necessary to either have or obtain a DBS Check for working with vulnerable adults and children If you would like to be part of securing the long-term opera;on of this essential local resource, please direct any queries to Yan Wong by email: yan@pixie.org.uk or to apply, send a Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter to by email to the same address or by post FAO Yan Wong, to: Grandpont Nursery School and Children’s Centre, Whitehouse Road, Oxford, OX1 4QH. Closing date: 30/01/17; Interviews taking place on 03/02/17 Further information at http://www.grandpontnurseryschool.co.uk/job-vacancies