Breast Cancer Haven is a dynamic and growing organisation committed to providing the best possible help to people affected by breast cancer.

We currently employ over 50 permanent members of staff across our five Havens who specialise in clinical support, fundraising, marketing & communications and administration. We also employ over 70 professional, freelance therapists. Working for us can be both challenging and extremely rewarding. 

We are currently recruiting for the following vacancies.

Trusts & Foundations Officer - London

Fulham, Full time - perm up to £28,000pa

We are seeking an experienced and motivated Trust and Foundations Officer to join our London team to develop compelling applications for a wide range of grant-making bodies.

In the role you will manage an established portfolio of trusts as well as identify new prospects. You will research and submit applications to a variety of trusts, foundations and relevant statutory sources, managing the entire process from research and project development to grant acceptance.

Breast Cancer Haven is at an important stage of its evolution as it seeks to expand its services to meet the growing needs of breast cancer patients. With new services due to open in 2017 and ambitious future expansion plans, the charity is supporting more women with breast cancer than ever before, and need to secure funding to support its core operational costs and service development.

For further details and how to apply please view the attached information pack here.  

Closing date 25 November 2016.

Haven Manager - Hereford & Worcester 

full-time perm up to £42,000

Breast Cancer Haven currently has five centres which provide professionally-led free, personalised and in-depth programmes of emotional support, complementary therapies and healthy living activities for anyone affected by breast cancer. We also offer emotional support to relatives and friends.

We are  now seeking a manager to lead Breast Cancer Haven's breast cancer support programme based in Hereford and Worcester. 

This is a varied role where as well as having operational responsibility you will still maintain personal contact with our visitors. You will be responsible for managing the administration function, have line management responsibility for the fundraising team as well promoting and increasing awareness of Breast Cancer Haven within the wider community. You will be responsible for service delivery, income and expenditure.  You will have experience of managing clinical and/or supportive services for people with cancer

This post is being handled by our recruitment consultants  Sewell & Wood.   Please see details in attached application pack here . All applications should be sent directly to Sewell & Wood.

Closing date 20 November 2016

London Fundraising Manager - Job share , 21 hrs pw  Up to £40,000 pa pro rata


We are seeking a Fundraising Manager to join an already successful fundraising team.  The team work across a range of income streams, including events, community, trusts, corporate partnerships and major donors.

You will be responsible for your own income targets aswell as ensuring the team are working towards and achieving their agreed targets.Together with your job share partner you will be responsible for implementing a sustainable fundraising strategy for our Breast Cancer Haven -  London, to achieve an annual target of over £1m to cover service delivery and operational costs.

For futher details and how to apply please see here Closing date Tuesday 15 November 2016

Yorkshire, Corporate & Community Fundraising Officer, £21,000pa


We are seeking an enthusiastic and creative individual to join our successful fundraising team in Yorkshire - Leeds. This is an exciting role covering, corporate, community and event fundraising.

You will need at least two years' experience working in either a fundraising or sales environment.  You should be able to demonstrate good event management, administration and excellent supporter care experience.  Ideally you will have some experience of working with corporate & community fundraisers as well as working in a busy supporter facing environment.

For further details and how to apply please see here. Closing date Tuesday 15 November 2016

Specific volunteer projects
Our fundraising, communications and operations teams are small but achieve great things. We are keen to hear from anyone with specific skills and experience that would make a real difference to the charity. Volunteering for Breast Cancer Haven can be very rewarding and in return we provide a friendly, welcoming office environment, a free healthy lunch and the chance to make a big difference to the lives of families affected by breast cancer. If you have experience in the following:

  • Market research
  • Desk research
  • Telemarketing
  • NHS communications
  • Graphic design
  • Photography and film-making
  • Blogging
  • Volunteer management

Please get in touch with our Marketing Manager, for a chat about how we could work together.