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 Foundation Derbyshire is currently seeking anASSISTANT GRANTS OFFICER, on a permanent contract basis

Salary £15,000 – £18,000 dependant on experience

22.5 hours per week

Based in Belper, Foundation Derbyshire is a local registered charity, grant maker and philanthropy hub. We’re building an endowment fund and using the income it generates to provide grants to local groups working to tackle disadvantage, build stronger communities and enhance the quality of life in our county.

Our donors, who set up funds, are individuals, families, local businesses and groups want to support Derbyshire based community activity and charities on their own doorstep.

The Assistant Grants Officer will have responsibility for supporting the grants team with the application and monitoring processes as well as offering front line support to local community groups and charities seeking financial help. It is hoped that, as the Foundation grows, the role will include long term development opportunities – leading to full grants officer training and responsibility for specific donor funds.

Please contact us for an application form and job description. We will not accept CVs.

Telephone: 01773 525860

Email: hello@foundationderbyshire.org

Closing Date: Friday 27th April 2018

Interviews to take place on Monday 14th May and Tuesday 15thMay

Foundation Derbyshire is an equal opportunities employer.

Wirksworth Festival Trails Coordinator

A 12 day post to run July to September 2018 as coordinator for Wirksworth Festival’s Art & Architecture Trail, a key event of the two-week arts festival. A full job description is attached.

You will:

  • Deliver operational aspects of the Festival Trail weekend; offer support to the trustees, staff and volunteers; to be the principal point of contact for the Trails weekend.
  • Work closely with the Festival Curators, Visual Arts Panel, Performance partners and Fringe partners to plan, oversee and deliver the Trail weekend.
  • Ensure clear documentation of all programme plans, including timetables, budgets and action plans, to enable effective communication of plans for the weekend.
  • Work with the Finance officer, ensure effective management of Trail weekend finances.

To apply

Please send in your CV with a covering letter explaining why you would be suitable to be the Art & Architecture Trail Coordinator to:

admin@wirksworthfestival.co.uk or by post to: Wirksworth Festival, The Maltings (formerly The Parish Room), Church Walk, Wirksworth, Derbyshire DE4 4DP.

Applications must be received by 5pm, 30 April 2018.

Details can also be found at https://www.wirksworthfestival.co.uk/2018/04/06/fancy-joining-the-wf-crew-were-recruiting