Current job opportunities at Schoolreaders

Head of Fundraising

Closing date: 30/4/21

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Minimum 30 hours per week or full-time
CEO
Flexible – partly home-based by arrangement, but travel to our Bedford office will be required at least two days a week and for management meetings as necessary, plus occasional travel to meet with supporters. The office is a 15-minute walk from Bedford Station.

Role Description:

We are looking for a highly motivated, experienced Head of Fundraising to lead our small, dynamic Schoolreaders fundraising team and help grow income in line with the charity’s ambitious, exciting plans. This is the ideal opportunity for someone hoping to achieve great results within a rapidly-growing charity which is impacting the lives of thousands of children every week.

Marketing and Communications Manager

Closing date: 30/4/21

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19 -24 hours per week, flexible over 3 days

CEO

A combination of office based (Bedford), and home working.  The office is a 15 minute walk from Bedford Station.

Role Description:

We are looking for an experienced, creative and highly motivated Marketing and Communications Manager to join our small, dynamic Schoolreaders team and help build our profile and reputation through multi-media marketing and PR campaigns.  A wonderful opportunity for someone who wants to play a key role in a fast-growing charity that is impacting the lives of thousands of children every week.

Customer Service Operations Co-ordinators - two vacancies

Closing date: 30/4/21

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30 to 37.5 hours per week over 5 days Monday to Friday within office hours which are 9am - 5pm with 30-minute lunch break
Operations Manager
Office based, Bedford Heights, Brickhill Drive, MK41 7PH

Role Description:

We are looking for two committed individuals to join the Schoolreaders team to deliver the key operational side of the organisation. These are pivotal roles and will require adaptability. Your skills and experience will reflect customer service ability, excellent organisational skills, a strong familiarity with telephone and on-line communication with the public, and excellent spoken and written English. You need to be competent with Excel and IT generally and it would be an advantage to have experience with the Salesforce CRM system.

 

How to apply

Please email your application form, diversity monitoring form and job application data processing consent form to apply@schoolreaders.org

Schoolreaders is committed to Equal Opportunities in employment and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. It is important to us that we have a diverse workforce therefore we request that you complete the diversity monitoring form. You do not have to complete the whole form. This form is kept entirely separate from the recruitment process.

It is important that you submit all of the above documents including the diversity monitoring form and job application data processing consent form. We will consider only those applications that include these documents. 

 

If you wish to submit a CV please do, but a CV is not required.

Applications will be reviewed, and interviews offered, on an ongoing basis. We reserve the right to close the role prior to the closing date should a suitable applicant be found, so please submit your application as soon as possible.

 

If you are appointed to a role within Schoolreaders you will be subject to the organisation's Code of Conduct, a copy of which you can find by clicking here.

Should you need any adjustments to the recruitment process, either at application or interview please contact us via apply@schoolreaders.org

 

Our employees are currently working remotely but will return to the office when government guidance allows this.

Thank you for your interest in Schoolreaders

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