Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser

  • Location:

    Home + travel in Coventry & Warwickshire

  • Status:

    Permanent, part time (22.5 hours per week)

  • Salary:

    £28,142 per annum

  • Pro Rata Salary:


  • Closing Date:

    2nd October 2023

  • Interview Date:

    11th October 2023

Become part of The Myton Team and help us to make a difference…

About the role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate fundraiser to join our welcoming and successful fundraising team. You could help us develop and deliver our fundraising activities and generate income to support patients with terminal illnesses, and their families, now and in the future.

This is a part time role with 22.5 hours per week, although a minimum of 18 hours per week would be considered. It is a hybrid role combining home working with some travel to our sites in Coventry and Warwickshire.

As a Trusts & Foundations Fundraiser, a typical day might include:

  • Researching trusts, foundations and grant funding bodies
  • Preparing funding proposals
  • Collating information to support funding applications
  • Establishing and managing relationships with existing and prospective funders
  • Working with internal and external stakeholders to maximise potential income

About you

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • Knowledge of the current funding landscape and the needs of grant making organisations
  • Experience of developing and managing relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Experience of customer or donor care
  • Excellent attention to detail, research and analytical skills

This role involves travel to all of our sites, so you must be able to travel in Coventry and Warwickshire.

Other roles you may have experience of could include: Fundraiser; Fundraising Officer; Grant Fundraiser; Trust Fundraiser.

Benefits of working at Myton

Myton is an amazing place to work, where the role every person plays has a positive impact for our patients, living with terminal illnesses, and their families. In recognition of this, we offer a wide range of employee benefits including:

  • Increased employer pension contribution
  • 28 days annual leave + bank holidays, increasing with long service
  • Additional leave purchasing
  • Winter savings club
  • Discount schemes including Blue Light Card
  • Death in service benefit
  • Dedicated staff wellbeing team & mental health first aiders
  • Colleague Support Service: confidential financial, legal & mental health support
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free on-site flu jabs
  • Free feminine hygiene products
  • 24/7 GP access
  • Free eye tests
  • #DoingOurBit online fitness and wellbeing platform
  • Menopause support

About The Myton Hospices

The Myton Hospices is an organisation at the forefront of palliative and end of life care across Coventry and Warwickshire and with a national profile. We have 3 hospices, 2 inpatient units and an ever developing range of outpatient and community based services.

We have over 300 staff and almost 1000 volunteers who are committed to improving the quality of life for patients and their families. Our people are central to the success of our palliative care services, fundraising, support teams and extensive retail footprint. We are a much loved and well supported charity, at the heart of our community.

We are committed to building an inclusive workplace and encourage everyone to bring their true selves to work. However you identify, and whatever background you bring with you, we welcome you to apply. If there are any adjustments that would help improve your experience with Myton, we encourage you to share this with us.

We particularly welcome applications from people with disabilities and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates who are currently under-represented in our hospices. We also believe our interview process should be inclusive and transparent. If there is anything missing, or a way we can improve, please do let us know.

How to apply

Please click ‘Apply’ below to answer a few short questions and attach your CV.

If you have any questions, please contact Myton Recruitment on 01926 838 849 or email

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