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Welcome to Wonderful Workplaces in the Third Sector. Here you will find content from a range of employers and recruitment specialists in the third sector, in partnership with Third Sector Jobs. Find out what it's like to work for a particular charity and get top tips to help you apply for the latest career opportunities.

The pandemic has evolved Age UK’s growing national services team. Here’s how to join...

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Alasdair Stewart, head of national services at Age UK, reveals how the pandemic has led to a surge in demand, team growth and talent attraction.

Win £150 Amazon voucher: Have your say in Age UK's Careers Survey

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Age UK has teamed up with Third Sector Jobs to find out what you think about the charity's employer brand.

What is it like to work at Skylarks Charity?

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From meeting inspiring children and families to watching them grow and flourish, Aaron Guiver describes why Skylarks is such a rewarding charity to work for.

How to be a successful philanthropy manager

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Susana López, head of philanthropy at Cancer Research UK, shares tips on how to stand out as a philanthropy manager.

The flexible working revolution in the third sector

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Faye Marshall, deputy CEO, Harris Hill, offers insights into how the third sector is adapting to the accelerated flexible working revolution as a result of the pandemic.

Five questions you should ask in an interview (and three you probably shouldn’t)

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Tracey George, chief operating officer at TPP Recruitment, offers inspiration for questions you could ask at your next job interview.

Practical steps to improving board diversity

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Brigitte Stunder, leadership & governance consultant at TPP Recruitment, explains the importance of having a diverse board to ensure good governance.

The Covid-19 impact on the retail team at Age UK

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Nick Smith, head of retail at Age UK, describes how his team has been affected by the pandemic, the challenges that lie ahead and the exciting career opportunities on offer.

7 back-to-basics tips to kick off your diversity & inclusion strategy

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Tracey George, chief operating officer at TPP Recruitment, offers guidance to help charities get started with their diversity and inclusion strategy.

Unlock your global career potential in the philanthropy team at Unicef UK

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Want to work in a high-performing philanthropy fundraising team whilst making an impact on children's lives around the world?

Why the new year is a great time to recruit

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Jobseekers are more active in January than any other month, according to data from Third Sector Jobs, the specialist job board for Third Sector.

Cancer Research UK: Why we should focus on development programmes

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Chris Gethin, director of philanthropy and campaign at Cancer Research UK (CRUK), explains why the high value fundraising sector is booming and why a strong learning culture is integral to success.

How to position your charity as an employer of choice

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Top tips to help you attract top talent.

My rewarding career in the contact centre at Age UK: Tracey Gregory

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Tracey Gregory, contact centre team manager at Age UK, shares the secrets of her career success.

Decoding the job description: Fundraising manager

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What does a fundraising manager do and could it be a rewarding career choice for you? Natalie Lawford, principal consultant - fundraising at Harris Hill, shares her insights.

Skylarks: Trustee treasurer role in the spotlight

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Jennifer Peters, chair, Skylarks, tells us about the charity's mission and vision, and the trustee treasurer role it's recruiting for.

How to embrace gender diversity in the third sector

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Third Sector Jobs spoke to WaterAid and The WISH Centre about how they're successfully achieving gender diversity in their workplaces.

Sightsavers: Work for an award-winning charity tackling blindness worldwide

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Want to work for an inclusive organisation where you can grow your career while helping to tackle avoidable blindness?

Why I chose to be a fundraising researcher at Cancer Research UK

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We spoke to Alice Diggory, head of fundraising intelligence at Cancer Research UK, about what it's like to work in her team and the roles she's recruiting for.

How to develop your skills in the third sector

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We spoke to Alec Green, chief marketing evangelist at Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation, for his career advice.

Top tips to help you land your first charity job

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Looking for your first job in the third sector? Hannah Whittington, principal consultant - marketing and communications at Harris Hill, offers advice to help you land your ideal role.

YMCA DownsLink Group: Build a fundraising career helping young people thrive

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Want to work on a life-changing initiative to tackle mental health, homelessness and exploitation in young people?

What is it like to work on the TV licence campaign at Age UK?

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Robert Henderson, public affairs manager at Age UK, offers insider insight into the highs and lows of campaigning to save free TV licences for older people, and what it's like to work in his team.

Third sector failing to communicate employer brands, new study finds

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Nearly half of employees in the third sector believe their employer does not effectively communicate its brand, according to the 2019 Employer Branding Insights Report from Wonderful Workplaces.

BHF: What is it like to work in the philanthropy team?

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Want to shape the philanthropic fundraising team at one of the UK's largest charities? We spoke to Hiran Chohan at the British Heart Foundation (BHF) about what it's like to work there and the career opportunities on offer.

What is it like to work in the fundraising team at Age UK?

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Ahead of Fundraising Week 2019, Laurie Boult, fundraising director, Age UK, tells Third Sector Jobs about the team culture and why it's a great time to join.

Win an Apple Watch Series 3: Have your say in Haymarket's Annual Jobs Survey

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Third sector professionals invited to voice your opinions in the 2019 Jobs Survey from Haymarket Media Group and be in with the chance to win an Apple Watch Series 3 worth £279.

What is it like to work at Co-op?

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Rebecca Birkbeck, director of community and shared value, tells us about what it's like to work at Co-op and the member pioneer co-ordinator role she's recruiting for.

How to get the most from your role

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Paul Nott, principal consultant at NFP Consulting, offers advice to help you be the best charity professional you can be.

What is it like to work at Canine Partners?

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Megan Knight, HR co-ordinator at Canine Partners, tells us about the team culture and exciting director of marketing and income generation career opportunity currently available.

Latest Jobs

Wonderful Workplaces in the Third Sector is your hub of insider insight into what it's like to work for various employers in the charity and not-for-profit sector.

Find out about the organisation culture, career development opportunities and job vacancies with some of the sector's exciting places to work across the third sector. Get a range of career advice and learn from recruitment experts in your sector.  

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To discuss working with Third Sector Jobs to support your recruitment campaign, please call Keith Cross on 020 8267 8262 or email keith.cross@haymarket.com