Dementia UK staff

Job vacancies

Thank you for your interest in joining Dementia UK. We’re a passionate and collaborative organisation with a really positive atmosphere. We’re a diverse team and have a shared interest in the provision of excellent dementia care. Contact recruitment@dementiauk.org if you’d like to find out more about working for Dementia UK.


Challenge Events Assistant

Reporting to: Challenge Events Manager
Location: Aldgate, London
Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week
Contract: Full time, permanent
Salary: c. £23,970
Benefits: 33 days annual leave, plus bank holidays; contributory pension; cycle to work scheme; season ticket loan

Dementia UK is very invested in significantly growing Challenge Events fundraising and there is a great deal of support for the team (and post holders) to help them continue this expansion, making it an exciting time to join. This role is a good opportunity for someone motivated and enthusiastic who wants to join a growing charity and start or develop their career in Challenge Events Fundraising.

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To apply please send a CV and covering letter, describing your suitability for the role, to recruitment@dementiauk.org.

Closing date: 28th August 2019

Interview date: 5th September


Philanthropy & Partnerships Projects Assistant (Interim)

Reporting to: Head of Philanthropy & Partnerships
Location: London with potential to be flexible
Hours of Work: 21.5 hours/week
Contract: Interim
Salary: National Minimum Wage

Dementia UK is offering a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and detail-orientated individual at the start of their charity fundraising career. This newly created interim role will support the Philanthropy & Partnerships team with a number of projects, all key to the growth and success of the team this year.

This role will suit someone who is looking to begin a career in charity fundraising and is keen to learn about a broad range of fundraising specialisms, with a focus on writing and research.

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To apply please send a CV and covering letter, describing your suitability for the role, to recruitment@dementiauk.org.

Closing date: 18th August 2019


Regional Fundraiser (South West)

Reporting to: Regional Fundraising Manager
Location: Homebased, with time in office and around region
Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week
Contract: Full time, permanent
Salary: c. £28,500
Benefits: 33 days annual leave, plus bank holidays; contributory pension; cycle to work scheme; season ticket loan

The charity has seen significant income growth over the past four years, (income has more than doubled to over £8m), and we have ambitious plans to maintain this growth so we can significantly increase the number of Admiral Nurses, and the specialist support they provide.

Community Fundraising will play a key part in this expansion, as a key income stream for the charity. The charity is very invested in community fundraising and there is a great deal of support for the team (and post holders) to help them continue this growth. This is a great opportunity for someone to have a real impact and make their mark across their region, raising vital funds and awareness.

The Regional Fundraiser will engage, manage and develop relationships with community fundraising supporters – including groups and individuals in your region – providing outstanding stewardship and maximising sustainable long term income for Dementia UK.

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Download Candidate Questions, which must be answered in order to apply for this position.

To apply please send a CV and covering letter, plus your answers to the Candidate Questions, describing your suitability for the role, to recruitment@dementiauk.org.

Closing date: 27th August 2019, 5pm