Fundraising Manager, Ushaw Historic House, Chapels and Gardens


Ushaw Historic House, Chapels and Gardens opened in 2015 as a visitor attraction featuring unique heritage and culture and now attracts around 50,000 visitors a year. We are now looking to extend our fundraising activity to ensure we offer an excellent visitor experience and successfully develop exciting new projects that improve and extend our activities in the future.

We are looking for a dynamic individual with excellent fundraising experience and skills to manage fundraising activity at Ushaw Historic House, Chapels and Gardens. This will involve developing philanthropic giving and corporate sponsorship opportunities alongside making grant applications to Trusts and Foundations. The Fundraising Manager will be expected to work with the Senior Management Team and contribute to strategic development of the estate.

This post is for 22 hours per week for a two year contract, with the possibility of extension to a full time, permanent position.

To apply please download the job description and person specification from our website – and send a CV with covering letter outlining how you are suitable for the position to

Closing date 22 November 2019. Interviews will be held on 11 December 2019.