Making Memories… Giving Hope



Fundraising Income Administrator 

Location: Buckfastleigh, Devon (Nationwide Travel Required)

Salary: £17,000 - £21,000

Full-time: 35 hours per week (Monday – Friday)

The new Fundraising Income Administrator will play a pivotal role in the charity at a time of significant growth in CHICKS. With the responsibility of processing income as well as financial and data reporting to the senior management team, this is a role suited to an ambitious and inquisitive individual.

If you are a highly motivated individual, who thrives on paying attention to detail and who will enjoy the challenge of a busy, varied role, we are looking for you. Previous experience of databases is beneficial, the ability to effectively prioritise workloads and hold a high level of numeracy is essential.

Whilst working as a key member of the Fundraising Team, this role will work closely with the Finance Team.


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Application Closing Date: Midday Monday 19 August 2019

Interview Date: Week commencing Monday 26th August 2019

Volunteer Opportunities

Holiday Activity Leaders

Tywardreath, Cornwall

CHICKS have an exciting opportunity to deliver day activities to disadvantaged children at our Coastal Retreat in Cornwall.  Volunteers will have a summer to remember, having exciting and fun experiences, learning new skills, meeting likeminded people and making a valuable difference in children’s lives.

Under the guidance of an experienced CHICKS staff member you will support children to create inspirational childhood memories through fun, play and activity.  We will be promoting a healthy, active lifestyle including an emphasis on time outdoors and positive food choices.


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Office Volunteer

CHICKS have a number of volunteering opportunities at their head offices, which stretch across various departments.

The departments include Fundraising, Trusts and the Young Persons Hub.


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Break Volunteer

Volunteering on a break: 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

CHICKS now have two charity shops up and running in the South West! (With a third opening soon in Newton Abbot)

Our shops - in Heavitree, Exeter and Union Street, Torquay - both 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 BUT we are always in need of refreshing our stock! So if you're able to donate items that would be wonderful. 


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Community Volunteer

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 our website and for more information on how we collect and store your data 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.