Working or volunteering for Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity

The work we do in providing specialist nurses and support for seriously ill children is only possible because of great people. On this page you will find information about our latest vacancies.

Trusts and Fundraising Officer

Full Time (9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)
Salary £27,000 - £30,000
Location: Hybrid working, office based in Amersham, Buckinghamshire

We are looking for a tenacious, methodical, and organised person who can deliver sustainable income growth from trusts. We also need someone who is flexible and can react positively to a post-Coronavirus fundraising world.

The role’s main task is to maximise income from trusts by the creation of high-quality applications and reports to funders, and by providing excellent account management and cross-team collaboration.

Application Process

To apply, please email CV and covering letter to

Programmes Co-ordinator

Full Time (9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday)
Salary: £30,000
Location: Based in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, some home working also available

The purpose of the role is to work within the programmes team with specific responsibility for establishing, engaging with, and supporting our Roald Dahl Nurses.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about supporting children, young people and their families by working closely with their Roald Dahl Nurses. Applicants should have experience of partnership working and building effective relationships with professionals and families to achieve best outcomes for children and young people.

Application Process

To apply, please email CV and covering letter to

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Volunteers help our organisation to run effectively and efficiently. We currently have a number of volunteers who work in virtual office based roles supporting with data, mailings, research and events. We have voluntary roles in fundraising, programmes, communications and finance. If you are interested in joining Team Marvellous and using your time to help seriously ill children, then please do get in touch.

Please write to stating who you are, why you’d like to volunteer and the areas you’d like to volunteer in. We will then follow up with you and work out the best role and timing to suit both of us. Thank you.

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