Development Intern

The Development Intern will support the Development team with all fundraising and communications activities.

What to expect from Children & the Arts:

  • To gain experience working in a national children’s arts education charity
  • To gain overall experience in fundraising and communications, including:
    • prospect research
    • event organisation
    • social media
    • web copy writing
    • database management (Raiser’s Edge)
    • general office administration

Reporting to Senior Development Manager
Salary £7.20 per hour 
Contract Following a two week trial the successful candidate will join the team for three months on a three day a week contract (there is some flexibility depending on candidate’s availability)
Hours 9.30am-5.30pm (1hr for lunch), with occasional evenings
Location Children & the Arts, Oxford House in Bethnal Green, Derbyshire Street, London E2 6HG

Download the Job Description

How to apply for the Internship:
Send a CV and covering letter to -

Clare McDowall, Senior Development Manager
Children & the Arts
Oxford House in Bethnal Green, Derbyshire Street, London E2 6HG


In your covering letter please include details of the following:

  • The qualities and experience you would bring to this internship
  • The experience/skills you are hoping to acquire through this
  • Your availability

 Please let us know if you have any access requirements for completing your application and/or attending an interview in the event that you are short-listed or if you would like this information in an alternative format.   

 If you have any questions, please contact Clare McDowall   

 Deadline for Applications – 5.30pm Friday 3rd March 2017

 Interviews – Thursday 9th March 2017