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Location: Chester 
Gross Salary:  £38,000 per annum (pro rata £24,648)
Hours:  24 hours per week – permanent (with scope to grow hours and remuneration)

Chester Voluntary Action is at a pivotal point in its 100 year plus evolution and is seeking a visionary motivator who is excited about making a real, positive difference.

The charity works across Cheshire West providing capacity-building support and development services for voluntary and community organisations. Chester Voluntary Action’s Board of Trustees, supported by its highly skilled staff team, seeks a dynamic results-driven individual to lead the organisation through its next stage of development. We are looking for someone who has a genuine desire to continue improving the effectiveness of the organisation and its place in the community.

The successful candidate will relish a challenge, will have robust decision-making skills and will be a consummate networker. We are looking for an inspirational leader who has a genuine desire to continue improving the effectiveness of the organisation and its place in the community. Our Chief Executive will be able to

  • Be responsible for strategic and operational direction
  • Identify opportunities for growth
  • Build strong partnerships
  • Negotiate skilfully
  • Identify and secure funding for services

If you are passionate about helping others and looking for a stimulating challenge, then apply now.

To obtain an application pack please click here or contact

Closing date is 5 pm on Monday 23rd July 2018.





Fundraising Coordinator
Tarporley War Memorial Hospital

Salary: Competitive

Your role
Tarporley War Memorial Hospital is a unique independent charitable trust, providing excellent medical and respite services in the heart of the community. We are looking for a successful fundraiser to inspire others to support the hospital.
The ideal applicant will have excellent social skills, a proven track record of achieving large donations, attracting corporate sponsorship and be happy to meet financial targets.
The hospital benefits from loyal, local supporters offering their time and financial contributions, so it is imperative these valued relationships are maintained. If not living locally, our fundraiser will enjoy integrating into the local, rural communities, becoming a visible ambassador for the hospital and growing its support within a very competitive area. As we enter our centenary year, with plans to develop hospital services, this is an exciting and fortuitous time for an experienced fundraiser to make their mark.

Your work environment
You will be joining a friendly and caring hospital team with great expertise in their fields, backed by an experienced and enthusiastic trust board.
Your main base will be at the hospital within the beautiful village of Tarporley. As patients rehabilitate, recover and receive the best care possible, this makes a rare opportunity for a fundraiser to be able to see their fundraising come to fruition.
You will also travel across the picturesque areas in Cheshire West and Chester and Cheshire East, engaging communities, individuals and businesses and attending events. Occasional further travel may be required.

Hours of work
37.5 Per week, including some weekend and evening events
For more details, please see full job description and person specification at .

If you would like to look around the hospital or receive further information, please contact: Caroline O’Gorman on 01829 732436

To apply, please send CV and salary expectations, along with a covering letter, demonstrating how your experience, skills, knowledge meet the job specifications and will help secure the hospital’s future to:

Tarporley War Memorial Hospital is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Closing date: Monday 30th July at 8am