Combat Stress

Combat Stress – Volunteer & Community Fundraising Assistant


Status: Permanent

Salary: Band 4 £19,984-23,250 per annum dependent on experience, plus a 5% fringe allowance

Hours: 37.5 per week

Based at our Head Office in Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 0BX

Combat Stress was established in 1919. We are the UK’s leading charity for veterans’ mental health. For almost a century, we’ve helped former servicemen and women deal with trauma-related mental health conditions like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression.

Today we provide UK-wide support to veterans from every service and every conflict, on the phone and online, in the community and at our treatment centres. We’re on a mission to raise awareness that invisible injuries can be just as hard to cope with as physical ones. So when a veteran is having a tough time, we’re there to help tackle the past and to take on the future.

Are you keen to make a difference to the lives of veterans suffering from mental health conditions like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression? We’ve an exciting opportunity for a passionate, organised and highly motivated Volunteer & Community Fundraiser to join our team.

This role provides a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual to play an essential role in our busy and fun team.  You will need to have excellent time management, prioritisation, multi-tasking and communication skills.  Ideally you will have some experience of working with volunteers and fundraisers and an understanding of CRM systems and databases.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to play an integral role in a team that raises funds to help veterans tackle the past and take on the future!

What we offer

You will work within a charity that has a fantastic cause and committed follower base.

In addition, we offer the following benefits;

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, with an increase upon 5 years of continuous service
  • competitive stakeholder pension scheme – contributions matched up to 10%
  • childcare vouchers
  • discounted healthcare cash plan
  • discounted shopping and gym membership
  • free on-site parking or shuttle from Leatherhead Station
  • cycle to work scheme
  • a wide range of other employee benefits

How to apply

To apply, please visit our website.

For further information about the roles please contact Kate McKeand, Volunteer, Community & Regional Fundraising Manager (

Closing date: 5th August 2018

We reserve the right to close this ad early depending on the volume of applications.

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