Events Team Leader

About the role

35 hours per week (including evenings & weekends)

£27,500 per annum

As the Events Team Leader you will proactively support the Hospice’s Events Programme; running key events with your team to a sector leading standard and ensuring maximum profile and income targets are achieved.

Using your strong relationship building skills, you will act as an ambassador for the Hospice, developing your team of staff and volunteers and ensuring all events have the attention to detail needed to be successful, through good teamwork, thorough planning and risk assessment.

You will have previous experience of Event Planning and Management, ideally in a fundraising capacity. You will be highly organised, proactive and motivated to inspire the community to participate in our Fundraising Events.

To be successful, you will be a flexible team player who is available to work regular evenings and weekends. You will have excellent customer service skills, have an outgoing, friendly personality and a passion for fun and success. You will need to be physically fit and able to safely move and handle event equipment, some of which is heavy. You will also need a driving license (category B+E), access to a vehicle and be over 25 (an insurance requirement to drive the Hospice van).

You will be supported in your role to develop your skills by an experienced team who are passionate about what they do.

For an informal conversation please contact Oli Hiscoe on 07538 836106.

In return for your skills, you can expect generous annual leave entitlement starting at 35 days pro rata (inclusive of statutory and bank holidays) and increases with length of service, pension scheme and enhanced maternity, adoption and sick pay provision.

To apply please complete the application form below and email it to: hradmin@willen-hospice.org.uk

Closing date: 30 January 2022 

In a typical year...
£9
our cost, per minute
11,000
phone calls to patients at home
600
fabulous volunteers
700
patients cared for at home
3,200
home visits
300
patients at the hospice
18,000
of cups of tea
290
counselling sessions
We can only provide the care we do thanks to the incredible generosity of our community, through their continued volunteering, fundraising and donations throughout the year. Your donation will enable us to continue providing care and support to those facing a life-limiting diagnosis, and to support their loved ones.