Philanthropy and Partnerships Manager

Wednesday, 1 May 2024

Are you eager to apply your professional skills in a role that aligns with your values and desire to make a positive impact? Join Learning Links as our Philanthropy and Partnerships Manager at an exciting time of growth and be at the heart of a transformative journey, empowering children, families, and communities. Our mission is simple yet powerful: to give every child, no matter their learning challenges, the best possible start in life. Through strategic fundraising, we support children and families in disadvantaged communities, helping them to overcome obstacles and succeed. Join us in making a significant difference, leveraging your expertise to build a brighter future for those who need it most.

Why Join Us?

  • Impact that Resonates: Your work secures the funding crucial for reaching children at risk of falling through the cracks, providing them with opportunities to thrive.
  • A Role of Influence: Enjoy the autonomy to shape this role, driving our fundraising efforts into the new income streams of philanthropy and corporate partnerships, with your strategic acumen and rich network.
  • Culture of Pride and Passion: Join a team where over 90% of our staff are proud to be part of Learning Links and would recommend us as a place to work. Our culture is our heartbeat, fostering a supportive, welcoming environment where every individual is driven by a shared mission.
  • Professional Growth and Flexibility: Benefit from ongoing professional development, flexible work options, and access to a wealth of knowledge and expertise. Craft a work-life balance that suits you, with part-time options, flexible hours, WFH arrangements, and more.

Your Role:

  • Strategic Fundraising: Build and manage income growth from corporate and philanthropic sectors, shaping and implementing new strategic fundraising plans.
  • Relationship Building: Forge new partnerships and steward existing supporters, making them feel valued and connected to our impactful mission.
  • Team Collaboration: Work alongside an inspiring leader and passionate team, all dedicated to transforming lives and making a significant impact.

About You:

  • You’re a dynamic partnerships or fundraising manager, who loves to create and implement new strategies from the ground up.
  • Your passion for cultivating corporate and/or philanthropic relationships is matched by your desire to make a tangible impact.
  • You bring a wealth of knowledge in fundraising, philanthropy, and/or corporate sectors, fuelled by a strong passion for your work.

Join Us:

Ready to make a difference in a role where your efforts translate into life-changing opportunities for children and families? Apply now by submitting your resume and a cover letter that speaks to your qualifications and enthusiasm for our mission.

About Learning Links:

For over 50 years, Learning Links has been at the forefront of providing evidence-based therapy, education, and support services. We believe in a community where difficulties learning are no longer a barrier to a fulfilling life. Our commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and child safety is unwavering, with a structured onboarding program to ensure you feel part of our culture from day one.

Child safety is top priority for us, and we are a child safe organisation. You will be asked to undergo an NDIS Worker Screening Check/ Police check and Working with Children Check.

Make a difference where it truly counts. Join Learning Links and be part of a community dedicated to changing lives for the better. For further information including how to apply, click here.