Application Deadline

Reference: SCA/07/14

Salary: c£18-19,000 per annum, (plus London Weighting Allowance for those based at Portland Place)

Hours: 35 hours per week (9.30- 5.30pm)

Contract: Permanent

Location: Sands Head Office – 28 Portland Place, London, W1B 1LY or Home Based

(We are able to consider home working for this position)

Sands, the Stillbirth and neonatal charity is a well respected national charity that:

  • Supports anyone affected by the death of a baby.
  • Works in partnership with health professionals to ensure that bereaved parents and families receive the best possible care.
  • Promotes and funds research that could help to reduce loss of babies’ lives.

Sands is growing and we are investing in our staff team and part of this expansion we are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic person to join the Fundraising Team.

We are currently looking to recruit a Supporter Care Assistant to support the Fundraising Team.  This new role is instrumental in providing daily support to the Supporter Care Co-ordinator, Supporter Care Officer and the rest of the Fundraising Team. 

Our ideal candidate will have a confident manner and excellent communication skills. You will need to have a good understanding of fundraising practices and experience of working in a similar role.

You will have great team working skills, with the ability on your own initiative.  Excellent customer service skills are needed to ensure that Sands continues to maintain and grow at the levels required to maintain the services we provide.

This role offers an excellent opportunity to make a real difference within the charity. Some travel will be necessary as well as attendance at UK wide Fundraising events, including occasional overnight stays.

Please review the job description below and return the completed application form and equal opportunities form to

Closing date:               11th July 2014

Interview Date:           16th July 2014

Job description. 

Application form. 

Equal opportunities form. 

As we are a small charity and have limited staff resources we are unable to provide candidates with individual feedback about their applications.

Interviews will be held at our Head Office: Sands, 28 Portland Place, London, W1B 1LY