We are recruiting telephone fundraisers for our autumn 2016 campaign. You will find a link to the application form below – read on to find out more about what's involved.
As a Telephone Fundraiser, your role is to ask Bristol graduates for charitable donations towards the University. You will also inform them about what is currently happening at Bristol and answer any queries they may have. If you wish to read more about the projects the campaign helps fund, please visit our how you help pages.
Being a Telephone Fundraiser requires fluent English. If you are looking for employment to improve your English language skills, please contact the Careers Service who may be able to offer suitable alternatives for you.
The autumn 2016 campaign runs from Monday 31 October to Thursday 8 December during the following hours:
You will be paid £7.90 per hour, plus an extra 17.12 per cent holiday pay bonus. All students are paid on a monthly basis on the 26 of the month, or on the previous working day if that falls on a weekend/bank holiday. Callers are required to work an average of three shifts per week.
There are three campaigns a year, timed to coincide with the university term:
As a Telephone Fundraiser, you will:
Applications are now open. The deadline for applications is Wednesday 5 October and interviews will take place on 11, 12 and 13 October. If you are unable to attend an interview on the dates we advertise, we will not be able to consider your application. Your application will be acknowledged by email within three days of its submission.
It is a condition of employment that all successful applicants attend the training sessions which take place in the week before calling starts. The 2016/17 campaign group training sessions will be on 25 and 26 October, 6 pm to 9 pm. Applicants must also attend the software training session which will take place on 27 October, 6 pm to 9 pm.
If you have any questions about the application process or the training sessions, please email email@example.com or call 0117 394 1123.