Bristol Children’s Playhouse:
Fundraising and Grants Volunteer

Nursery and Pre School, Eastville


Description of Job role:
This year the Management Team and Trustees have devised a Fundraising and Grant strategy to help us realise our wider objectives. We are looking for a skilled volunteer who will help us gain some success in our bid applications.

Being a Fundraising Volunteer is very flexible, working remotely and provides the opportunity to help a very hard-working nursery and preschool team in a deprived area of the City.

Key tasks of a Fundraising Volunteer will include, but not exhaustive: –

• Regularly applying to the agreed funders for grants.
• Update bids/funds tracker with bid progress, key deadlines etc
• Publicise fundraising events and activities within the local community.
• Investigate community fundraising such as tokens at supermarkets etc
• Pro-actively seek new opportunities to raise awareness and funds for Playhouse.


Candidates:
We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic and experienced volunteer to support the fundraising aims of the Playhouse. The Playhouse is hoping to recruit a volunteer who can help us be successful with our fundraising and grant applications, to help us to fund new projects and initiatives.


Qualifications:
Skills required: –

• Proven track record of successful fundraising and big/grant application
• Clear communicator
• Ability to work without supervision.
• Organised and methodically approach
• Ability to work with a small team, remotely.
• Able to commit to regular hours to help drive forward our fundraising and grant strategy.


Hours:
Flexible part time voluntary hours that fit with the right person. Looking for a minimum of 2 hours per month.


Contract
This role would be on going to match the funding cycles and our strategy.
Volunteer role – unpaid, plus reasonable expenses.


Applications:

Please complete the application form which can be found on our website

http://www.bcph.org.uk/volunteers-and-vacancies.html


Deadline & Interviews:

Interviews will be offered via Zoom upon receipt of suitable applications. Multiple roles could be available for the right candidates.