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Freelance Fundraiser

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Glasgow (Hybrid)
  • Closing 24th May 2024

  • Advertised from 10th May 2024
  • 2-4 days freelance per month for 12 months. £250-£350 a day.


We have an exciting opportunity for someone who has demonstrated experience in fundraising and is looking to share their skills in a freelance capacity.

The purpose of the role is to work with the National Lead to create and implement fundraising plans aligned with Dates-n-Mates strategic plan. You will have knowledge and experience of individual giving, major donor programmes and corporate sponsorship.

The right candidate will be able to offer 2-4 days freelance per month for 12 months, a daily rate will be agreed depending on experience.

So, who are we? Dates-n-Mates Scotland is an organisation run by and for adults who have a learning disability. We are Scotland’s first friendship and dating agency connecting people in Renfrewshire, Glasgow, Falkirk, Aberdeen, Stirling, and Clackmannanshire.

Formerly a project of C-Change Scotland for 15 years, Dates-n-Mates became an independent charity in 2023. Our work is underpinned by a human rights-based approach, and we believe it is people’s right to live life free of discrimination and to develop relationships of their choosing, to love and be loved. We are award-winning and celebrated a win at the 2017 Scottish Charity Award’s for Pioneering Project and have been shortlisted this year in the category of Scottish Charity of the year.

Learn more about Dates-n-Mates, visit our website:

Application notes

Please send a current CV and covering letter to National Lead, Fiona Kyle at

The closing date for this position is Friday 24th May 2024 at midday. Interviews have been provisionally scheduled for week commencing 3rd June 2024.