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Paid Roles

Director of Fundraising - Headquarters, Cardiff

Wesser limited are currently looking for candidates to work as part of our national teams raising financial support for St John Cymru-Wales & St John Ambulance.
The role involves joining one of our many teams around the UK and fundraising on a door to door basis to generate funds that help local projects and charitable activities.
As relocation is required, Wesser provides fully furnished accommodation to a very high standard, ensuring a great place to relax at the end of a hard working day. A company car is also provided to each team.
Our teams work on a full time basis to secure the best possible number of supporters and funds for the charity.
The ideal candidate will be tenacious, motivated and driven to earn good money as well as support a great cause. Development and progression will always be made available for high achievers.
All of our fundraisers are provided with an excellent performance payment structure with a guaranteed hourly rate. On target earnings of £1500 per month.
To help you find your feet in the job, Wesser provides a comprehensive training package focused on ethical fundraising, personal development and leadership skills.
Apply now! You will be redirected to a quick and easy application form or to fast track your application call our recruitment hotline on 01462 704865.
Applicants will be contacted within 48 hours of submitted application.

Salary £45,400 – £55,500 pa plus excellent benefits

The role of Director of Fundraising for St John Cymru Wales is now open for applications.

As Director of Fundraising, you will be responsible for providing the strategic leadership, management and operational coordination for all activities specifically related to fundraising. Your primary aim will be to significantly increase and diversify the overall annual fundraising revenue for St John Wales.

As a member of the Senior Management Team, you will work closely with the Chief Executive and Trustees, playing a critical role in the overall direction and development of the charity. You will also provide appropriate professional, personal and practical support to fundraising staff and volunteers.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to make a real and lasting contribution to one of Wales’ leading charities. Significant experience of fundraising in the third sector is essential as is a proven track record of achievement in fundraising and income generation. An effective line manager who is able to think and act strategically, you will possess excellent interpersonal skills, creativity and integrity.

We can offer a great place to work, the scope to make a difference and competitive benefits.

Please click here to download the role specification.

Please click here to download the application form.

Please return with a covering letter to Gwyneth Speller, PA to Keith Dunn, OBE, KStJ, Chief Executive, St John Cymru-Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB or email gwyneth.speller@stjohnwales.org.uk.

If you have any questions, please contact 029 20449643 

Closing date for applications 16th May 2014.

Applicants who have not received a response by the 30th May should assume they have not been shortlisted.

No agencies please.


Door to Door Fundraisers (Wesser)

Wesser limited are currently looking for candidates to work as part of our national teams raising financial support for St John Cymru-Wales & St John Ambulance.
The role involves joining one of our many teams around the UK and fundraising on a door to door basis to generate funds that help local projects and charitable activities.
As relocation is required, Wesser provides fully furnished accommodation to a very high standard, ensuring a great place to relax at the end of a hard working day. A company car is also provided to each team.
Our teams work on a full time basis to secure the best possible number of supporters and funds for the charity.
The ideal candidate will be tenacious, motivated and driven to earn good money as well as support a great cause. Development and progression will always be made available for high achievers.
All of our fundraisers are provided with an excellent performance payment structure with a guaranteed hourly rate. On target earnings of £1500 per month.
To help you find your feet in the job, Wesser provides a comprehensive training package focused on ethical fundraising, personal development and leadership skills.
Apply now! You will be redirected to a quick and easy application form or to fast track your application call our recruitment hotline on 01462 704865.
Applicants will be contacted within 48 hours of submitted application.

Wesser limited are currently looking for candidates to work as part of our national teams raising financial support for St John Cymru-Wales & St John Ambulance.

The role involves joining one of our many teams around the UK and fundraising on a door to door basis to generate funds that help local projects and charitable activities.

As relocation is required, Wesser provides fully furnished accommodation to a very high standard, ensuring a great place to relax at the end of a hard working day. A company car is also provided to each team.

Our teams work on a full time basis to secure the best possible number of supporters and funds for the charity.

The ideal candidate will be tenacious, motivated and driven to earn good money as well as support a great cause. Development and progression will always be made available for high achievers.

All of our fundraisers are provided with an excellent performance payment structure with a guaranteed hourly rate. On target earnings of £1500 per month.

To help you find your feet in the job, Wesser provides a comprehensive training package focused on ethical fundraising, personal development and leadership skills.

Apply now! You will be redirected to a quick and easy application form or to fast track your application call our recruitment hotline on 01462 704865.

Applicants will be contacted within 48 hours of submitted application.


Voluntary Roles 

County Commissioners - Powys and West Glamorgan 

Current Commissioners, David Gardner CStJ and Gerallt Davies OStJ, have both provided St John Wales with outstanding service for their respective counties. Both have been in their positions for around six years and, due to the triennial appointments taking place on 24th June 2014 (St John Day), these senior positions will become vacant. We are therefore seeking to appoint suitably qualified and experienced persons to the roles.

County Commissioners are responsible to the Chief Executive for the management of all volunteer personnel and activities within their county, in accordance with the charity’s regulations, policies and procedures, and for the deliverance of the principles and values of ‘One St. John’.

Please click here to view the role description/person specification.

Applications are welcomed from members of St John Wales for this interesting, varied and demanding role. Please submit your current CV together with an expression of interest letter, outlining how your experience and expertise can meet the requirements set out in the person specification, to:

Keith M Dunn OBE, KStJ, Chief Executive for St John Cymru Wales, Priory House, Beignon Close, Ocean Way, Cardiff CF24 5PB, or email gwyneth.speller@stjohnwales.org.uk 

If you require any further information then please do not hesitate to contact Keith Dunn on 02920 449644. Closing date for applications will be the 16th May 2014Applicants who are invited for interview will be asked to give a 10 minute presentation on their future short and long term plans for their county.

Please note: This voluntary role is an unpaid appointment and is non contractual.


 

Cadet Youth Leader - Fairwater Division 

The position of Youth Leader (Cadets) is open to all to apply. 

To apply for this vacancy, please submit an expression of interest letter, along with a copy of your CV to the named contact on this advert. 

Fairwater Division runs classes for cadets on 2 nights due to high numbers. We are looking for leaders to assist on either or indeed both nights. The division is able to be flexible to accommodate your needs.

Please send all information to Ford Brazel, Member in Charge Cadets or Keith Davies, Divisional Officer in Charge at Fairwater Division no later than 27th April 2014, to  ford.brazel@gmail.com or keith.carolyn2@btinternet.com

If you require any further information then please do not hesitate to contact the above named person directly on 07714 216750.


Youth Leader - Pontypridd Division

Are you willing to volunteer your time to a great cause and have fun doing it? Are you keen to see young people get the most from both their youth and being a part of St John Wales? If so, we need you! 

If you've got what it takes to help lead a rapidly growing and developing youth division, then we want to hear from you! To register your interest, please get in touch with Jane Van-Tiel via email rainbow_paige@yahoo.co.uk 


Youth Leaders (Badgers & Cadets) x2 - Roath Park Division

Two youth leader positions have now become available at Roath Park Cadet and Badger division,  Cardiff and the Vale.

Please click here for the role description.  

To apply for these vacancies, please submit an expression of interest letter, outlining how you meet each point in the skills and qualifications section, along with a copy of your CV to the named contact on this advert. Please send all applications to Jason Venables County Youth Development Officer Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan - jasonvenablesjohn@gmail.com

If you require any further information then please do not hesitate to contact the above named person directly on 07748655456.


Volunteer Fundraising Support - Headquarters, Cardiff

Volunteers are required for a St John Wales fundraising database project. This is an ongoing project needing ½ - 1 day per week support. Volunteers will fulfil a key role enabling our fundraising team to promote donation opportunities to individuals and communities across Wales.

Tasks will include data-entry of new fundraising prospects, adding gift records, exporting reports from our online giving channels and creating fundraising and marketing reports in Crystal and Excel.

You will also be taught how to use the Raiser’s Edge software, used by a large portion of the charity, arts, heritage and academic sectors which will make a great addition to your CV.

To apply, please email fundraising@stjohnwales.org.uk

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St John Cymru Wales
Priory House,
Beignon Close,
Ocean Way,
Cardiff
CF24 5PB

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Company number 5071073
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