The opportunity has arose for a Grants fundraiser to join our award winning team. Please share this opportunity with anyone who you think may be interested in joining our team.

Bedford & District Cerebral Palsy Society (BDCPS) is specialist in providing services to families whose lives are affected by Cerebral Palsy and many associated disabilities in Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire.

We are looking to recruit a Grant Fundraiser to identify and maximise funding opportunities through grant applications. We are looking for a candidate with experience of grant fundraising, who can research, develop and submit accurate, substantiated and compelling funding bids. The right candidate will also understand how best to evaluate the impact of bids and produce outcome measures around the grant process, linking directly to the charity’s effectiveness.

The successful candidate will join a small friendly and supportive team that are passionate about creatively meeting the needs of those they serve. This is a role that will truly offer job satisfaction and make a big difference to those we serve.

 This position is for an initial contract period of one year, subject to a three-month probationary period and a further review in six months. It is also subject to safer recruitment procedure and DBS clearance, and is exempt from The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.  The position will be for 30 hours per week. Hybrid working is available with attendance at the office on specified days each week. Salary £22,000 -£26,000 pro rata, dependent on qualifications and experience.  We would also expect the postholder to work to a target grant income per annum which will be reviewed regularly.

Please call 01234 351759 for further information and an application pack or email

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 8th February 2022

Interviews: Tuesday 22nd February 2022