Street Child Volunteer Position as Grant Proposal Volunteer Jobs in Uganda
Street Child Volunteer Position as Grant Proposal Volunteer Jobs in UgandaLocation:Kampala, Uganda
4 - 12 Weeks
Street Child’s partners in Kampala are in need of critical funding to support their programmes that provide education opportunities to vulnerable refugee children.
To achieve this, we are recruiting dedicated volunteers who can drive research into new funding streams and spearhead grant applications to help maintain and develop these projects.
This is a unique opportunity to be the driving force in bringing crucial funds to an organisation that is making a real difference to the lives of children caught up in the midst of the Uganda refugee crisis.Work closely with management to identify key areas to focus funding efforts
Research new funding prospects and other key donors: trusts, foundations, corporates
Write fundraising proposals and applications to prospective funders
Manage relationships and follow up with donors
Manage internal database of past, current and potential funders
Experience in research and grant writing
Strong academic background
Independent, proactive and resourceful
Flexible and adaptable
Keen interest in understanding and contributing to the development sector
The successful applicant must be prepared to live and work in very basic conditions with limited access to electricity, running water and wifi.
Every volunteer has to cover their own costs for flights, vaccinations and visa.
Once in country there is a fixed daily cost covering accommodation and any work related travel, ranging between 6€ and 12€, depending on the respective project.
A more detailed breakdown of costs and expenses will be provided for those applicants selected for an interview.
We ask all our volunteers to fundraise 1200€.
Our projects are only possible because of all the money we fundraise and this method has proven itself to be an effective tool to achieve a lasting impact of each volunteer’s time in their respective project.
To read more about why we ask for a fundraising commitment click here.
Every successful applicant will work together with one of our experienced fundraising mentors, who will provide all the information and material necessary to reach our fundraising goal as well as accompany and help the volunteer throughout every step in the fundraising process!
How to Apply:
Application ProcessPlease send your cover letter and CV to [email protected] outlining your experience, interest in the placement and availability.
Interested candidates should apply online by 15th January 2019
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