Warrington Youth Club recruiting Grants and Trusts Fund Raiser

April 28, 2014 | Nick Taylor

Our Peace Centre partner, Warrington Youth Club (WYC), is aiming to recruit a highly motivated innovative person to the role of Grants & Trusts Fundraiser with a proven track record in securing financial support from a range of sources; who will play a vital role working within the WYC charity. 

The person will be responsible for researching and submitting written applications to a range of Trusts and Foundations to enable the WYC charity to implement, develop and sustain vital projects and services for children and young people. 

The role will include identifying suitable funding opportunities, writing creative and compelling applications, liaising with project delivery teams, producing monitoring/reporting information and maintaining communications with funders and potential funders. 

In return the person appointed will receive a rewarding and challenging career with the WYC Charity that is committed to the social and personal development of young people and work within a highly focussed team to contribute towards the growth of Warrington Youth Club. 

Person Specification 

 Experienced in Grants & Trust Fundraising 

 Flexible, passionate, reliable and confident, self motivated and results orientated 

 Proficient in using Microsoft Office Software 

 Ability to manage own workload and working under pressure in a changeable environment 

 Ability to undertake effective and relevant research 

 Practised in creating financial budgets 

 Clear and concise communication skills, both written and verbal 

 Excellent presentation and negotiation skills 

Full Time (37.5 hours per week) 

Salary: £26 – 29k (dependant on qualifications and experience) 

Post conditional on satisfactory completion of an enhanced DBS disclosure and suitable references 

Download an application pack from www.warringtonyouthclub.co.uk or email: recruitment@warringtonyouthclub.co.uk or send a SAE: 

Lyndsay Darlison 

Warrington Youth Club 

The Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Young People’s Centre

Peace Drive 


WA5 1HQ 

For more details contact Lyndsay Darlison on 01925 581226 

Closing date: Thursday 1st May 2014 

Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 6th May 2014. 

(CV’s without an application pack WILL NOT be accepted). 

Warrington Youth Club Registered Charity Number: 1101086