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Programme Funding Officer
National Deaf Children's Society

Job Description

The National Deaf Children’s Society is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.

Programme Funding Officer


£27,575 - £32,218 per annum

35 hours per week


We are looking for a talented and highly motivated individual to join our successful programme funding team. You will be an experienced fundraiser with a flair for identifying opportunities and the drive to make the most of those opportunities. You will be able to demonstrate first-class writing and research skills, plus excellent communication, IT and administrative ability.

Working as a part of a team, you will be responsible for producing persuasive funding proposals and managing grants from charitable trusts, statutory bodies and the Big Lottery Fund.  We are looking for someone with the interest and enthusiasm to keep up to date with UK and international funding developments and the ability to develop the excellent internal and external relationships needed to help us to maximise all opportunities to achieve our ambitious income targets to support our UK and international work.

For an application pack please visit our website via the apply button.

Please note that you will need Adobe Reader 7 or above to complete the application form. This can be downloaded for free if you do not already have it. If you are using an Apple Mac please open and complete the application form using Adobe Acrobat Reader and not the Apple Mac Preview Option.

This post will close once we have recruited.

If a disability or long term condition makes it difficult for you to complete our application form, please contact us to discuss alternative formats.

We strive to provide an accessible recruitment process. If you require reasonable adjustments to submit your application please contact us. If you need adjustments for your interview please tell us in the equal opportunities section of the application form. We will contact you if you are short listed. Additional information about the support we can offer is on our jobs page.

The National Deaf Children’s Society is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share that commitment. We are also committed to promoting work-life balance amongst its staff.