The opportunities

Current opportunities to join us

Through our recruitment partners at Harris Hill we're seeking to fill several key positions in fundraising that will be fundamental to our future success.

All are permanent posts requiring significant fundraising experience, and will be based at the outstanding new Caudwell International Children’s Centre near Keele, Staffordshire.

Head of Events

£35k - 40k per year + bonus

Supporting the Associate Director of Events in this vital role, you'll build on and develop our portfolio of events and challenges.

With a team of six staff comprising two managers, two coordinators and two assistants, you'll focus on raising funds by recruiting, inspiring and developing support for the charity through major events, sports and challenges.

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Philanthropy Manager

£26k - 35k per year + bonus

In this exciting and varied role you'll work with some of our biggest benefactors and high-profile people, supporting our development committees and 'legacy circle' activities.

Supported by our CEO Trudi Beswick and founder/major benefactor John Caudwell, our legacy circle is a network of high-profile individuals personally motivated to support the challenges facing children with disabilities and their families. The focus is on developing new sustainable income through high-profile fundraising activities, providing personal contributions, and introducing influential contacts to Caudwell Children.

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Partnerships Managers (3)

£26k - 32k per year + bonus

Here we're seeking three individuals to join us, specifically leading on partnerships with the following sectors:

• Corporate Partnerships Manager

• SME Partnerships Manager

• Government Partnerships Manager

Reporting to the Associate Director of Partnerships and as part of Caudwell Children’s Partnerships team, you'll work with staff across the charity, stakeholders, volunteers and external contacts to deliver our strategic objectives and maximise donations through new and existing supporters in one of these sectors, depending on your skillset and experience.

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Our structure

To see where these positions fit into our fundraising function, please view or download our structure chart:


Where we are

Caudwell Children
Caudwell International Children's Centre
Innovation Way
Keele Science & Innovation Park
Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 5NT


• For enquiries regarding these roles please contact Ben Pountney at Harris Hill on 01225 604951 or contact him via email.

You can also find a wealth of further information about the organisation at the Caudwell Children website.

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