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Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships

London, UK

Job Ref
HoPP_Oct_2021
Location
London, UK

Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships
London

About Us

The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) is an independent charity dedicated to breaking the link between family income and educational achievement.

We do this by summarising the best available evidence in plain language for busy, time-poor teachers and senior leaders, generating new evidence of ‘what works’ and what doesn’t work to improve teaching and learning and supporting teachers and senior leaders across the country to use this evidence to achieve the maximum possible benefit for children and young people.

The Role

As the Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships, you will play a pivotal role in the growth and income generation of the EEF.

Its purpose is to lead the EEF’s fundraising activities and strategy in sourcing grants from trusts, foundations and institutional/government funders of all sizes, and to maintain and develop ongoing relationships and major donations.

The remit will span every aspect of the grantee lifecycle – from grant administration through to finance and compliance responsibilities. The EEF has an ambitious ongoing target of raising a minimum of £3m per annum from non-government funders, which will be the main responsibility of the Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships. A total of £34m of fundraising has been achieved in the first 9 years of the EEF.

The Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships is a key member of the Finance & Operations team that covers day-to-day operations, income-generations, providing expertise and information necessary to maximise the impact of EEF’s resources for the continued operational delivery of EEF’s mission and objectives.

About You

To join us as a Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships, you will need:

- A proven track record of success in securing six-figure gifts from non-government sources, and experience of involvement in securing seven-figure gifts
- Proven experience of philanthropy and partnerships fundraising, preferably within the education or charity sector
- To be results driven with a strong track record of growing, retaining, and extending high value partnerships that exceed targets
- An ability to identify strategy, initiate and manage projects, as well as consider risk

What you can expect from us

- Salary of c£55,000 - £60,000 per annum DOE
- Flexible start and end working times (core hours between 10am and 4pm)
- 27 days’ holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays
- Pension - 5% employer contribution
- Life insurance cover
- Interest-free season ticket loan and cycle scheme
- Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave pay (conditions apply)
- Access to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme

How to Apply

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please share a copy of your CV with Philippa Randle at Charity People philippa@charitypeople.co.uk. If your profile fits what we’re looking for, Philippa will be in touch with lots more details and to arrange a confidential conversation.

Key Dates

Close Date: 10 November 2021 (23:59)
1st Stage Interviews: w/c 15 November 2021
2nd Stage Interviews: w/c 22 November 2021

We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.

The EEF is committed to creating a workforce that is diverse, promotes inclusion and supports everyone to progress and achieve, regardless of background characteristics.

To assist us in understanding how we are progressing to meet these aims and to identify areas for further focus, we are seeking your support to collect information to produce and monitor equal opportunities aggregate statistics.

As part of the application, you’ll be invited to complete an Equal Opportunities section. Completing the form is not mandatory and will not affect or be linked to your application.

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in working at the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF). If you have any queries or would like a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Philippa Randle at Charity People on 07563 030609.

Dissemination & Impact

Regional Delivery Administrator (12 month FTC)

London, UK

Job Ref
RDA_OCT21
Location
London, UK
Salary
c£20,000 - £27,000 per annum DOE

Regional Delivery Administrator (12 month FTC)
London

About Us

The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) is an independent charity dedicated to breaking the link between family income and educational achievement.

We do this by summarising the best available evidence in plain language for busy, time-poor teachers and senior leaders, generating new evidence of ‘what works’ and what doesn’t work to improve teaching and learning and supporting teachers and senior leaders across the country to use this evidence to achieve the maximum possible benefit for children and young people.

The Role

The EEF is seeking a Regional Delivery Administrator to provide administrative and logistical support that facilitates the smooth running of the Dissemination & Impact team – organising people, information and other resources.

Day-to-day responsibilities will include:

- Provide logistical and administrative support to the D&I Team (including Regional Leads, Content Specialists and D&I Leadership) as they broker and co-ordinate evidence-informed school improvement activities
- Support the central sub-team within D&I to effectively manage the delivery of EEF’s work across the regions
- Provide logistical and administrative support to the Research School Network as and when required
- Provide support for Research School Network training, conferences and events (will require occasional travel within England)

*This role is fixed-term for 1 year.

About You

To join us as a Regional Delivery Administrator, you will need:

- To act as a representative and ambassador of the EEF
- Experience of providing logistical and administrative support in an organisation or school
- Able to build and maintain positive relationships with stakeholders and relate to people at all levels
- The capacity to prioritise and work across multiple tasks delivering a high volume of quality work to meet deadlines

What you can expect from us:

- Salary of c£20,000 - £27,000 per annum DOE
- Flexible start and end working times (core hours between 10am and 4pm)
- 27 days’ holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays
- Pension matched with a 5% employer contribution
- Life insurance cover
- Interest-free season ticket loan and cycle scheme
- Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave pay (conditions apply)
- Access to a confidential Employee Assistance Programme

How to Apply

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please select the apply button, download the recruitment pack and submit your application via our online recruitment portal.

Key Dates

Application Close: 3rd November 2021 (23:59 BST)
1st Stage Interviews: w/c 8th November 2021
2nd Stage Interviews: w/c 15th November 2021

We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.

The EEF is committed to creating a workforce that is diverse, promotes inclusion and supports everyone to progress and achieve, regardless of background characteristics.

To assist us in understanding how we are progressing to meet these aims and to identify areas for further focus, we are seeking your support to collect information to produce and monitor equal opportunities aggregate statistics.

As part of the application, you’ll be invited to complete an Equal Opportunities section. Completing the form is not mandatory and will not affect or be linked to your application.

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in working at the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF). If you have any queries, please contact us (contact details can be found on our website).

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Function
Dissemination & Impact
Status
Full Time
Type
Fixed Term Contract


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Policy

Policy Manager

London, UK

Job Ref
PM_AF_OCT21
Location
London, UK

Policy Manager
London

Do you have exceptional project management skills, a highly organised approach and experience working in education policy? Want to take on an engaging contract with an organisation that’s making a positive impact on the UK education system? If so, read on.

About Us

The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) is an independent charity dedicated to breaking the link between family income and educational achievement.

We do this by summarising the best available evidence in plain language for busy, time-poor teachers and senior leaders, generating new evidence of what works, and what doesn’t work to improve teaching and learning, and supporting teachers and senior leaders across the country to use this evidence to achieve the maximum possible benefit for children and young people.

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Policy Manager to play a crucial role in supporting the EEF’s work on promoting evidence-informed policy.

As Policy Manager, you will lead on specific projects, including a newly funded initiative aimed at fostering behaviour change around schools’ spending of their funding, ensuring there is a quality supply of evidence-based programmes that settings can confidently and easily access.

About You

To join us as a Policy Manager, you will need:

- Experience working in education policy or a related field
- To be adept at developing and maintaining strong relationships with key education policymakers, researchers and stakeholders at all levels
- Comfortable working in complex, fast-paced delivery environments with changing relationship management requirements
- A flexible and adaptable approach to accommodate the varying aspects of the role, able to prioritise tasks and work to deadlines
- A genuine interest in the education sector and a commitment to the aims and mission of the EEF

What you can expect from us

- Salary of £40,000 - £50,000 per annum DOE
- Flexible start and end working times (core hours between 10am and 4pm)
- Flexible working opportunities
- 27 days’ holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays
- Pension matched with a 5% employer contribution
- Life insurance cover
- Interest-free season ticket loan and cycle scheme
- Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave pay (conditions apply)
- Confidential Employee Assistance Programme

How to Apply

If this sounds like an opportunity for you, please select the apply button shown to submit your application.

Key Dates

Closing Date: 9 November 2021 (23:59)
First Round Interviews: w/c 15 November 2021
Second Round Interviews: w/c 22 November 2021

We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.

The EEF is committed to creating a workforce that is diverse, promotes inclusion and supports everyone to progress and achieve, regardless of background characteristics.

To assist us in understanding how we are progressing to meet these aims and to identify areas for further focus, we are seeking your support to collect information to produce and monitor equal opportunities aggregate statistics.

As part of the application, you’ll be invited to complete an Equal Opportunities section. Completing the form is not mandatory and will not affect or be linked to your application.

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in working at the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF). If you have any queries, please contact us.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Function
Policy
Status
Full Time
Type
Fixed Term Contract


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Programmes

Administrative Assistant

London, UK

Job Ref
AA_AF_OCT2021
Location
London, UK

Administration Assistant
London

Do you have exceptional communication skills, a highly organised approach and a great eye for detail? Want to take on an engaging contract with an organisation that’s making a positive impact on the UK education system? If so, read on.

About Us

The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) is an independent charity dedicated to breaking the link between family income and educational achievement.

We do this by summarising the best available evidence in plain language for busy, time-poor teachers and senior leaders, generating new evidence of what works, and what doesn’t work to improve teaching and learning, and supporting teachers and senior leaders across the country to use this evidence to achieve the maximum possible benefit for children and young people.

The Role

This is a great opportunity to gain experience in the charity sector while providing high-level administrative support with the running of a newly funded initiative aimed at fostering behaviour change around schools’ spending of their funding, ensuring there is a quality supply of evidence-based programmes that settings can confidently and easily access.

As an Administrative Assistant, you’ll get involved with a variety of tasks, including communications, team support, and across all project strands, making this the ideal role in which to strengthen your existing skills and expertise.

The role sits within the Programme Team and will involve some cross teamwork, including the Dissemination & Impact team, Evaluation team and Finance team.

About You

To join us as an Administrative Assistant, you will need:

- Proven experience as an Administrator, or equivalent professional experience
- Adept at building and maintaining positive relationships with all stakeholders, work with and relate to people at all levels
- Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team and independently, able to use own initiative
- A flexible and adaptable approach to accommodate the varying aspects of the role, able to prioritise tasks and work to deadlines
- A genuine interest in the education sector and a commitment to the aims and mission of the EEF

What you can expect from us

- Salary of £20,000 - £30,000 per annum DOE
- Flexible start and end working times (core hours between 10am and 4pm)
- Flexible working opportunities
- 27 days’ holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays
- Pension matched with a 5% employer contribution
- Life insurance cover
- Interest-free season ticket loan and cycle scheme
- Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave pay (conditions apply)
- Confidential Employee Assistance Programme

How to Apply

If you are seeking your next challenge as our Administrative Assistant, please select the apply button shown to submit your application.

Key Dates

Closing Date: 3 November 2021 (23:59)
First Round Interviews: w/c 8 November 2021
Second Round Interviews: w/c 15 November 2021

We reserve the right to change the closing date depending on the number of responses received. Please submit your application as soon as possible to ensure it is considered in the selection process.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our Human Resources team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original timeframe.

The EEF is committed to creating a workforce that is diverse, promotes inclusion and supports everyone to progress and achieve, regardless of background characteristics.

To assist us in understanding how we are progressing to meet these aims and to identify areas for further focus, we are seeking your support to collect information to produce and monitor equal opportunities aggregate statistics.

As part of the application, you’ll be invited to complete an Equal Opportunities section. Completing the form is not mandatory and will not affect or be linked to your application.

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in working at the Education Endowment Foundation (EEF). If you have any queries, please contact us.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Function
Programmes
Status
Full Time
Type
Fixed Term Contract


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