Child Accident Prevention Trust is small but passionate team of experts. Although we are home-based and don't see each other every day, we have built a supportive community where everyone comes together to create an enduring sense of belonging to something very special.

We reflect on what we do, so we can do it even better next time.

Work with us. Opportunities listed below.


Head of Fundraising 

Reporting to: Chief Executive 

Salary: £49,500 pa FTE 

Hours: 14 hours per week, (40% FTE), worked flexibly 

Location: Home-based anywhere in the UK. All members of the charity’s team work remotely. 

Job summary: 

If you are an experienced fundraiser who cares about child safety, we need you to join our team. You will work closely with our Chief Executive and Trustees to take our income generation to the next stage, building on the opportunities we have generated.

You will combine a strategic approach with a love of hands-on delivery. You will bring:

  • Persuasive, compelling copywriting and experience of crafting winning proposals and applications.
  • The ability to scan, research, analyse and qualify opportunities, so we focus our energies on quality prospects.
  • Confidence to present the work of the charity to potential funders and partners, whether by phone, email or in person.
  • The ability to work positively and flexibly in a fast-moving environment, learning from setbacks and capitalising on opportunities within a larger strategic framework.

This is an opportunity for a self-starter who wants to join a small charity with enormous potential. In return, we offer flexible, home-based work, a passionate, expert team of colleagues, and a results-focused culture where we reflect on what we do, so we can do it even better next time.

Full job description and how to apply here.