Home-Start Oxford, Blackbird Leys Youth and Community Centre, Blackbird Leys Road, Oxford OX4 6HW                  Company number 5375011  Charity number 1108612

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Part-Time Fundraiser

7.5 hrs per week

Home-Start Oxford is a dynamic local charity which has been providing vital support to families in need for nearly 30 years.

We are recruiting for a driven and talented fundraiser to help achieve our funding goals.  

The ideal candidate will be an experienced fundraiser with a proven track record in one or several funding channels, including trusts and foundations, corporate giving, earned income and community fundraising.

This role is a great opportunity for a highly committed individual to make a real and lasting difference to the well-being of children and families in this area. The post is based in Blackbird Leys, with flexibility on the pattern of working hours.

Closing date: Monday 4th December  (12 noon).

Please email admin@homestart-oxford.org.uk for an application pack. For an informal discussion, contact Katharine on 01865 779 991.  

Seeking a Trustee to Lead the Board

Our vision is of a society in which every parent has the support they need to give their children the best possible start in life. In 2018 we celebrate our 30th year of providing vital support to parents and young children facing crisis.

Could you put your skills to use, to play a key role as Chair of Trustees, as we embark on our next phase?

We need: Your experience. Your skills and leadership qualities. Your drive to improve lives

We can offer a fulfilling experience, using your time and talents for a much-valued cause. You will have the support of a committed team to aid your success in this volunteer role.

For an informal discussion or application pack, please contact Trustee, Linda McDiarmid via admin@homestart-oxford.org.uk or call 01865 779 991. The closing date for applications / expressions of interest is Friday 1st December 2017.  

You may not be ready to be a Chair but are interested in joining our Trustee Board. We would be glad to hear from you, to discuss what is involved and the skills we are currently seeking.

Home-Start Oxford is committed to equality of opportunity and diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safer recruitment practice, as an important part of safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. An enhanced DBS check is required for each of these roles.  

“I always look forward to Tuesdays when our volunteer comes to visit. She is so kind, helpful and has a lovely sense of humour. We often play games that make my babies smile and chuckle. She is not just a helper but she has also become a valued friend”