Major Supporter Fundraiser - Milton

Major Supporter Fundraiser - Milton

Fixed Term Maternity Cover - end May 2019 | Circa £28,000 per annum

Closing date: 09/03/2018

East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) supports families and cares for children and young people with life threatening conditions across Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk 

EACH has ambitions to expand its current donor portfolio, increase volunteer numbers and grow its region-wide income so that we may continue our work in delivering care and support to life threatened children and their families. In addition to revenue targets we currently have a capital appeal to build a new £10m hospice in East Anglia – The Nook.  There are exciting times ahead - come and be part of the success.

The Major Supporter fundraiser will work closely with the Head of Major Supporters (Corporate, Major Donors and Trusts) to support the delivery of EACH’s major donor fundraising strategy; researching and identifying opportunities, effectively stewarding all major donors and developing and utilising bespoke engagement tools to encourage long term, integrated relationships.

The successful candidate will build excellent relationships across the organisation and work collaboratively in support of fundraising and awareness initiatives. They will develop high quality proposals, presentations and reports for prospective and current funders, and work closely with colleagues in our Care and Finance teams to present a compelling case for support.

You will have direct experience of working within fundraising, excellent relationship management and written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to deliver exceptional presentations to inspire a range of audiences. You must be highly organised and be able to prioritise in a busy work environment.

A current driving licence is essential for this role.

Benefits include generous annual leave, pension package (including NHS pension if already contributing), free parking, cycle to work scheme, enhanced maternity pay and childcare voucher scheme.

For more information please contact Human Resources on or on 01223 205190

To apply please visit

« Back

« Back

  • Renee loves going to The Treehouse, but it’s great that care staff are also able to visit us at home too. Stacy, Renee’s mum
  • The play specialists are excellent and I also get inspiration from the activities they organise. Heather, Lucy’s mum
  • EACH helps us to create lovely memories and has played an important part in all of our lives, not just Lucy’s. Heather, Lucy’s mum
  • I didn’t realise hope was a gift until I became a mum. My little boy taught me many things and that was one of them Claire, Jacob’s mum
  • EACH helped us with coping mechanisms and special ways of remembering Stanley. Brad, Stanley's Dad
  • I can’t imagine what it would have been like. Nobody should have to, every family should be offered the support we were, and are still getting Claire, Jacob’s mum
  • It’s been a great opportunity to meet other parents in a similar situation, something that doesn't really happen anywhere else. Helen, William’s mum
  • When we first heard about the hospice we were apprehensive because we didn’t know what to expect. When we got there we realised it was a lovely place where Renee would be well looked after, and we would be able to have a much-needed break. Stacy, Renee’s mum
  • We arrived at the hospice feeling scared and alone. We had so many questions – they answered them all and more. Claire, Jacob’s mum
  • EACH has helped us keep Stanley’s memory alive. And allows us to look to the future Brad, Stanley's Dad
  • We are also supported by the 24/7 True Colours nurses and it’s so reassuring knowing we can call on them whenever we need support or advice Helen, William’s mum
  • Children like Lucy don’t get the opportunity to go to sleepovers or to their friends for tea, so the interaction she has at the hospice is priceless. Heather, Lucy’s mum
  • EACH supports families when they’re at their absolute lowest, helping them to come to terms with their child’s illness, losing them and beyond Brad, Stanley's Dad
  • I really love going to the hospice. I’ve made friends there and get to do loads of fun stuff. Renee

The Treehouse

St. Augustine’s Gardens,
Ipswich, IP3 8NS


Church Lane, Milton,
Cambridge, CB24 6AB


Quidenham , Norwich,
Norfolk, NR16 2PH