07/01/2016

Community Fundraiser at Swindon Therapy Centre for MS

The following is a vacancy from the Swindon Therapy Centre for MS.

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Community Fundraiser
Swindon Therapy Centre
1 year Fixed Term (10 hours per week)

About Us
Swindon Therapy Centre (STC) for Multiple Sclerosis was founded initially in 1981 as a self-help group, which has grown and developed over a number of years following the acquisition of a 2 person Oxygen chamber in 1983. The Centre continues to offer therapies, advice and support to MS people and their families in Swindon and the local area, being the only Centre of its kind within a 35 – mile radius of Swindon.

About The Role
We now have an excellent opportunity for a Community Fundraiser to join our small team of staff to support our Members, Carers and large team of volunteers. This role will be for a period of 12 months with the possibility of grant fund raising opportunities with rewards for success.

As our Community Fundraiser, you will co-ordinate our established calendar of Fundraising Events & other fundraising & promotional activities, develop relationships with new and existing donors, be responsible for promoting our work through the local press and other media. You will prepare and co-ordinate funding applications and identify potential areas and avenues of funding for STC.

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About You
The ideal candidate is likely to have in depth fundraising experience combined with wide ranging charitable experience. You will need to demonstrate a good understanding of financial management for fundraising events. You will have to be sympathetic to the aims and ethos of the centre and willing to wholeheartedly commit to supporting the success of the MS Swindon Therapy Centre.

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For more details call 01793 481700 or e-mail stcswindon@btconnect.com

To Apply
Applicants are required to email or send a CV and cover letter outlining their suitability for this role to Swindon Therapy Centre, Bradbury House, Westmead Drive, SWINDON, SN5 7ER.

For more information on STC; visit: www.msswindon.org.uk
Registered Charity No. 1047353

Closing date: 30 January 2016
Interview date: 11 February 2016

We provide services to children and vulnerable adults and candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Swindon Therapy Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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