1. Being the Cure

Fundraising Trustee

Hybrid/London

Being The Cure, a groundbreaking charity shaping character education in the UK, is on the hunt for a dynamic Fundraising trustee, playing a pivotal role in raising crucial funds for our transformative projects.

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Who we are

At Being The Cure, we’re on a mission to create a kind, honest, and humble World. Our goal is to nurture the next generation of society’s heroes through evidence-informed character education, instilling honesty, kindness, and humility in every child.

Our School for Heroism has recorded a staggering 64% rise in children acquiring a greater depth understanding of their moral values and 72% rise in children and youth understanding and displaying humility in their actions.


The role

Fundraising Trustee – Apply now and be the hero we’re looking for at Being The Cure!

Are you ready to unleash the hero within and make a lasting impact on the world? Being The Cure, a groundbreaking charity shaping character education in the UK, is on the hunt for a dynamic Fundraising Trustee to lead our charge in developing innovative strategies for securing vital income. Whether this would be your first trusteeship or it’s all old hat to you we’d love to hear from you!

About us: At Being The Cure, we’re on a mission to create a Kind, Honest, and Humble World. Our goal is to nurture the next generation of society’s heroes through evidence-informed character education, instilling honesty, kindness, and humility in every child.

Our chair’s perspective: “Being part of the transformative journey with the children at Being The Cure is an amazing experience. The dedicated efforts of our BtC teachers and volunteers truly make a profound impact, empowering children to understand and embrace their own moral compass while actively contributing to the greater good in our community. It’s not just a role; it’s a privilege to witness this positive change unfold! Collaborating with Vijith (CEO) and our exceptionally qualified and experienced board is a fun and inspiring adventure. It constantly challenges me to evolve my thinking and enhance my own professional practice.”

Impact: our School for Heroism has recorded a staggering 64% rise in children acquiring a greater depth understanding of their moral values and 72% rise in children and youth understanding and displaying humility in their actions. We want to do more – and that’s where you can help!

Your role as a Fundraising Trustee: Picture yourself at the forefront of fundraising brilliance, playing a pivotal role in raising crucial funds for our transformative projects. Your mission, should you choose to accept it:

  • Developing strategies: Design and implement fundraising strategies that resonate and drive impact.
  • Engaging with Champions: Connect with donors, supporters, and corporate partners, building relationships that stand the test of time.
  • Event magic: Support the organisation of unforgettable fundraising events and campaigns.
  • Team Synergy: Collaborate with the board and staff, bringing everyone together to achieve our fundraising goals.

Are you the fundraising dynamo we need?

Essential:

  • Fundraising background with a track record of generating income through various workstreams.
  • Experience working with donors.
  • Understanding of the current CSR climate and practices.
  • Strategic, self-motivated, and a confident user of MS platforms, with a particular flair for Teams.

Desirable:

  • Experience working in the charity sector.
  • Events management wizardry.
  • Bid writing prowess and a strong network within the education/grant-making sectors.

What We Offer: Joining us as a Fundraising Trustee means more than a role; it’s an opportunity to:

  • Make a positive impact: Your contributions will directly impact our ability to scale our intervention and impact the lives of more young people and their families.
  • Personal growth: Working alongside an experienced and highly qualified board, gain valuable experience and expand your skillset in the dynamic world of fundraising and charitable work.
  • Join a dynamic team: Work alongside passionate individuals who share your commitment to creating positive change.
  • Have fun: we believe in the power of joy and make sure we socialise after each of our board meetings, going out for food and enjoying time together.

How to apply: Ready to be part of something extraordinary? Send your CV and a brief, spirited note on why you’re eager to work with BtC and what unique magic you bring to the table to [email protected]. Alternatively, dazzle us with a video!

The process: Applications are rolling and we’ll interview as and when we get strong applications. If we like the look of your application then we’ll be in touch to arrange a chat with you and a couple of our trustees. We’ll look to invite you as an observer to our next trustee meeting so you can see how things work with our board. Most importantly our CEO will welcome you along to a School for Heroism session to see the impact we’re having first hand.

For an informal chat about this role, email Ben, our Chair, at [email protected]. Discover more about us at www.beingthecure.org.

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