Current Vacancies 

Press Officer

Want to see PR harnessed for good and be part of a charity working to stop hunger in the UK, provide valuable supported volunteering opportunities, and support state care leavers in Bulgaria? As a Press Officer at The Trussell Trust you’ll be part of a small, dynamic, fast-paced PR team and will play a vital role in developing and maintaining positive media relations in order to promote The Trussell Trust’s work and raise awareness of issues we’re tackling.

Interested? Download the job description for more information.

To apply, complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send them, together with a current CV and covering letter explaining why you believe you would be suitable for the role, to HR@trusselltrust.org by 4pm on Monday 20 October. Interviews will be held 28 and 29 October. 

Foodbank Network Regional Development Officer: North London

Full-time (37.5 hours per week) 

The Trussell Trust operates the largest and highest-profile network of foodbanks in the UK, and right now we’re looking for a talented individual to inspire, direct, and target its development in North London. Resourceful, energetic, and with a gift for motivating those around them, the successful candidate will combine an aptitude for thinking large-scale with a keen eye for detail. With substantial experience of working closely with local communities, they will be passionate about tackling poverty and hardship in the UK. 

Interested? Download the role description for more information. To apply, please complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send them, together with a current CV and covering letter explaining why you believe you would be suitable for the role, to sarah.greenwood@trusselltrust.org by 16.00 on 6 October. Interviews will be held on 22 October.

Grants Fundraiser

The Trussell Trust works hard to combat poverty and exclusion in the UK: we operate the country’s largest network of foodbanks as well as numerous community projects and social enterprises across the south west. In order to support our regional and national growth we’re in need of an experienced grants fundraiser to identify diverse sources of funding to meet both core operational and project costs. Resourceful, driven, and pro-active, the successful candidate will be motivated by the challenge and ideals of the third sector and passionate about tackling food poverty.

Interested? Download the role description for more information. To apply, please complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send them, along with your CV and a covering letter explaining why you believe you would be suitable for the role, to mark.ward@trusselltrust.org by 16.00 on 1 October. Interviews will be held on 8 October.

Communications and Marketing Manager

The Trussell Trust operates the UK’s largest network of foodbanks, and we work hard to offer people in poverty hope for the future. As Communications and Marketing Manager you will help develop a powerful and compelling narrative about what we do and why, and identify opportunities to raise awareness and profile, ensuring that all key stakeholders are communicated to regularly. If you like a challenge and are passionate about changing lives for the better, download the job description for more information.

Based at the Trust's head offices in Salisbury.

To apply, complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send them, together with a current CV and covering letter explaining why you believe you would be suitable for the role, to laura.mitchell@trusselltrust.org by 4pm on Friday 19 September. Interviews will be held in the week beginning  6 October.   

‘More than Food’ Project Manager

The Trussell Trust is about to embark on an ambitious new project:  ‘More than Food’ is a solutions-focused programme designed to help people break free from the cycle of poverty and debt, and we’re looking for an experienced project manager to join the team and take the lead on rolling it out. ‘More than Food’ will see The Trussell Trust initiating even more practical projects and putting debt, welfare, and client support advisors into every foodbank across the UK. A challenging and demanding role, working closely with our network and partners to help address the underlying reasons that drive people to foodbanks.

UK-based, with significant travel required. Offices in Salisbury, Dundee, Newport, and London.

Interested? Download the job description for more information.

To apply, complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send them, together with a current CV and covering letter explaining why you believe you would be suitable for the role, to jo.desborough@trusselltrust.org by 4pm on Friday 26 September. Interviews will be held in the week beginning 13 October.  

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Paid internships

No current vacancies, but please keep checking back! 

Do you want to be involved in one of the fastest growing charities in the UK? Are you looking for an opportunity to use your initiative, develop new skills and have the chance to grow? Why not make a Trussell Trust internship your next step after uni? There won't be much time for making tea...!

We provide a range of internships lasting between 6 and 12 months, and whether you’re interested in frontline service provision or honing your marketing, finance or fundraising skills, we'll have something for you. 

Any questions? Call Laura on 01722 580189

Trussell Trust interns have gone into careers ranging from marketing to accountancy with some becoming Trussell Trust staff members:

'It’s been an invaluable experience; I’ve learnt so much, been given amazing opportunities and had responsibilities whilst receiving great support from the team. I’d recommend the internship to anyone interested in finding out what it’s like to work at the heart of an exciting, innovative and growing charity.'

Charis, Trussell Trust Intern 2012-13

 

‘Being a Trussell Trust intern gave me the experience of the third sector that I needed to start a career in this field. There’s a friendly atmosphere and I was gradually given more responsibility over the year. You know that everything you do is helping a great cause.’

Beccy, Trussell Trust fundraising intern 2009-10, now Development Officer at Selwyn College, Cambridge.

We believe in investing in young people and helping them to achieve their potential. If you want to improve your employability whilst helping us change lives we would love to hear from you.

 

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