Head of Fundraising

£36,500 pro rata plus 8% employer pension contribution

2 days/16 hours a week

Islington Centre is looking for a committed and motivated Head of Fundraising. Do you want to do something to help refugees and asylum seekers in London?  Have you got a strong track record of writing bids and securing funding and excellent communication skills? If so, this exciting opportunity could be for you. Islington Centre for Refugees has been helping to integrate refugees since 1997.  We see around 65 people each day we are open and teach English, provide a support service and a therapeutic space with arts activities that help people who have suffered trauma. The Centre has strengthened its funding base and broadened its income streams over the last three years and we are looking for a suitable candidate to maintain and further develop this to help secure the Centre’s future.  The role requires someone who is self motivated with a strong work ethic and determination, and a great empathy for the clients we work with. If you’d like to apply, please read the Job Description and Person Specification below and complete the Application Form.

Closing date: Sunday 12th January 2020

Interviews: Friday 17th January 2020

There will be a written activity exercise on the day of the interview which will last for approximately 1 hour.

Please apply via the application form below – send completed application forms to:

If you have any questions about the role, please email Andy at

This position has now closed and we are not accepting any further applications.