Job | Part Time

Grant Writer and Fundraiser

L'Arche Belfast

£13,332 p.a.
L'Arche Belfast offers supported housing and day opportunities services, within the context of a intentional community to people with learning disabilities from the greater Belfast area.

Title:  Grant Writer and Fundraiser

Main Responsibilities:


  • Taking the lead to identify, apply for, and report on suitable grant funding which will support the development of our work, with the assistance of our Leadership Team.


  • Maintaining and increasing our list of regular monthly donors.


  • Engaging with local businesses, schools, churches, etc. to raise awareness of our work and request their support.


  • Engaging with potential corporate sponsors.


  • Engaging other staff, volunteers, and core members (service users) in fundraising activities, to develop a sense of shared responsibility for fundraising across the whole organisation.


  • Supporting the Leadership Team to fully implement our Communication Strategy, in particular to increase our social media presence.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 3 February 2022 via Zoom

This position will be a three-year fixed term contract, with the possibility of extend if fundraising targets are met.

Applicants should be sympathetic to the aims and ethos of L'Arche as outlined in our charter, see website

L'Arche Belfast is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Registered with the Charity Commission for Northern Ireland NIC105755.

Full Job Description, Application and Monitoring Form attached.


Closing Date

Monday / 31 January 2022 11:00pm

Contact Details

Lesley Gould

54 Knockbreda Road
United Kingdom


Application Form November 2021.doc Monitoring Form_5.docx GRANT WRITER AND FUNDRAISER Job Description 10-21.doc