Help us to make a difference
From time to time the KM Charity Team has vacancies, both paid and volunteer, to support its community activities. These will be advertised on this page when available.
Press and Communication Co-ordinator
Could you be our community champion?
£10.50 per hour, 16 hours per week (flexible)
Do you have the enthusiasm and motivation to champion a high-profile and well respected charitable initiative?
Do you have at least three years of experience in journalism, PR or marketing? Are you self-reliant with excellent presentation and communication skills?
The KM Charity Team is searching for a part-time Press and Communication Co-ordinator to take charge of the charity’s website and to supply exciting copy to our partner organisations and KM Group news desks.
The job will be varied with the post holder taking on a range of important media and communication responsibilities within the charity.
It is essential that you have a good understanding of people and the ability to generate ideas and convince others to gain a positive outcome.
The successful applicant must have a DBS check, which the Charity will organise.
- Based at Whitstable
- Flexible hours with ability to bank hours and take almost all school holidays off.
- Friendly supportive team
- 5.6 weeks holiday per annum (including public holidays) pro rata
To apply for a job pack complete the form at the base of the page.
Deadline for applications: noon on Monday, 30 April 2018. Interviews will take place on Friday, 4 May 2018 at the charity’s offices in Whitstable.
The KM Charity Team is an independent charity working alongside the KM Group to make Kent a better place to live and work.To download the job pack and application form complete the enquiry form below.
Minute SecretaryThe KM Charity Team requires a Minute Secretary to support the working of the Main Board and its Trustee and staff Committees. This Kent charity works in partnership with the KM Group and a number of major stakeholders including Kent County Council and Medway Council to help make our county a better place to live and work.The Minute Secretary is a voluntary position that pays a small Honorarium of £250 per quarter for attending one or two Trustee meetings per month and one staff meeting per month, and then writing up minutes from home. A mileage allowance of 45p is also payable when attending meetings of the Main Board or Committees. You will need access to a computer and have internet at home for this role.To download the job pack and application form complete the form below.
Office Volunteer - assistant administratorIf you have a few hours to spare each week and want to make a real difference to the lives of the people of Kent, please volunteer some time to support the KM Charity Team.The KM Charity Team is a registered charity working alongside the KM Group delivering a range of services to improve the health and wellbeing of children in our county, as well as supporting hundreds of charities with their fundraising. The charity now has an opening for additional volunteer administrators to support it's work.Volunteer administrators will be based at our office at: KM Charity Team, 10 Estuary View, Whitstable, Kent CT5 3SE - so we would prefer volunteers who live locally.Fill out the form below for an information pack and to register your interest. We will be in touch shortly after we receive your application.
Senior Event StewardsThe KM Charity Team needs additional Senior Event Stewards to support its high profile events including the KM Big Bike Ride (April), KM Colour Run (June), KM Charity Walk (June). Senior Event Stewards spend the day supporting and directing participants taking part in our charity challenges.This is not a paid position, but KM Charity Team do pay an honorarium of £20 per day to help cover mileage and other expenses a volunteer might have. Supporting our events are both exhausting and thoroughly rewarding. You will be helping scores of Kent causes to raise many thousands of pounds for their charities.
Charity TrusteeThe KM Charity Team is seeking additional volunteer Trustees to join its Main Board following a review of its governance.Individuals are required to take on one of the following responsibilities:
- Charity Chairman - to help lead the charity and chair the Main Board
- General Trustee – to serve on the Service Delivery Committee
For an informal discussion about the opportunities call 0844 264 0292 and speak to the charity’s Chief Executive Simon Dolby.