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Job & Volunteer Vacancies

Job & Volunteer Vacancies

Midlands Community and Corporate Fundraiser 

Location: Birmingham, Nottingham or Derby (Opportunity for Flexible Working)

Salary: £22,500 - £26,000

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to become our new Community and Corporate Fundraiser who will play a pivotal role in the charity, at a time of significant growth in the Midlands and North for CHICKS. With a relatively new presence in this area, the need to raise awareness and funds is vital within community groups and businesses to build our fundraising capacity. 

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced fundraising professional, a team player willing to take on a varied role, working across multiple sites, with ambition to grow income and deliver new initiatives.

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Application closing date: Midnight Sunday 9th February 2020

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 17th February 2020

Office Volunteer Opportunities

We have a number of volunteering opportunities available at our offices in Ashbourne and Buckfastleigh, which stretch across various departments including Fundraising, Trusts and the Young Persons Hub.

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Break Volunteer Opportunities

Come and volunteer on a CHICKS break! You'll spend a week at our retreat in Derbyshire, where you'll be able to take part in lots of exciting activities while making a difference to the lives of disadvantaged children. Anyone who is 18 and over can volunteer and there is no upper age limit. You just need to be willing to get involved and have fun! 

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Shop Volunteer Opportunities

CHICKS now have three charity shops up and running in the South West. Our shops – in Exeter, Torquay and Newton Abbot – stock a unique collection of pre-loved men’s, women’s and children’s fashion items, as well as books, DVDs, records, homeware and bric-a-brac. We are always in need of refreshing our stock, and are also on the lookout for new shop volunteers!

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Community Volunteer Opportunities

Inspired to further help the work of CHICKS and support disadvantaged children and young carers from across the UK in accessing a break? Our volunteer fundraisers play a crucial role in helping tell people about the value of the respite breaks and raising vital funds to help fund the breaks.

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Your Personal Data is required for CHICKS to consider your application and will be used to conduct the mandatory statutory checks. CHICKS understands the importance of Personal Data and has the protection of your data as its core. If you would like to read our privacy policy, please visit, and for more information on how we collect and store your data, please email

Please note: we operate a Safer Recruitment policy, which ensures that all our staff are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.