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current opportunities at Hope – paid and unpaid

Current Opportunities – paid and unpaid

Paid work

Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser

We are currently looking for a Part-Time Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser to join our fantastic fundraising team. This is a role that would suit anyone with experience of trust fundraising and bid writing. For more information click here or contact louise@northamptonhopecentre.org.uk alternatively view the role on Indeed

Trusts and Foundations Job Description

Any vacancies at Hope are advertised here and on Indeed and announced in our social media.

Fundraising support worker

Full time, working in our busy fundraising team. Salary up to £19000 per annum; suit ambitious graduate looking to start a career in fundraising: General support to our fundriasing work

Veterans support worker

Part time, two days a week, salary pro-rata to £22k; a caring, committed worker in Hope’s day centre to focus support on those who have served in the armed forces, both in the UK and those in other countries. Funded through the Veteran’s Foundation and in fulfilment of our aspirations under the Arned Forces Covenant.

Foodclub worker

Full time, up to £24k per annum. A warehouseperson and driver who will; help ensure the warehouse is well managed; collect and sort food; and deliver food to Hope’s pop-up shops, supporting volunteers and our customers. This roles requires ability to drive and physical strength to lift boxes, load and unload, allied to ability to show compassion and support to vulnerable people.

Consultancy/fixed term roles

A housing specialist who will help Hope prepare to provide residential services and supported housing, undertaking such processes as needed for Hope to become a registered social landlord and to liaise with the Council and landlords.

We anticipate this will involve not more than three months work at not more than 15 hrs a week. Please  make an appointment to discuss this role with our CEO, and let us know a daily rate for the role that you would expect.

Community Organiser

You will be an expert in community organising who over the space of a contract of 25 days supplied between now and March 31st, will organise up to 4 1-day introduction to community organising training courses and one advanced course, plus supply support to trainees post course to discuss their work and support their roles (this can be a mixture of distance and face to face meetings).

See Indeed  for detail on all these roles

If interested in any of these roles please apply with CV and two page maximum supporting statement to office@northamptonhopecentre.org.uk

All vacancies are filled using equality of opportunity principles.


You can have lots of fun, and lots of rewarding experience, volunteering at Hope. We always need volunteers across the wide range of opportunities available across Hope. These include:

  • In our day centre – including sorting clothes, cooking, washing and befriending
  • In our casework team, helping people budget, learn new skills and become employable
  • Running activity or skill based groups (arts, crafts, gardening, mindfulness, stopping smoking – what could you teach?)
  • Helping in our tool repair workshop
  • Helping in our catering project
  • Helping in our gardening project growing food for hungry people in need or maintaining the garden at the Hope Centre with service users
  • Helping in our foodclub for people on benefits, driving, collecting or sorting food
  • Helping in our charity shop
  • Fundraising and marketing
  • Administration and accounts
  • IT
  • Campaigning
  • Training staff and volunteers

Read snapshots of voluntering roles at Hope HERE

If you would like to volunteer, or get your company to volunteer, or find out more about any of these specific roles, please see our volunteering page  or ring 08455199371 email volunteering@northamptonhopecentre.org.uk


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