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The Association of British Riding Schools

Trustees Required

This is an exciting time to get involved with The Association of British Riding Schools, which is a registered charity at the heart of Riding and Equestrianism.  Our role is to raise the standards of instruction and welfare of horses and ponies and to act as a professional association for proprietors. 

We are improving and increasing the benefits to members and in order to strengthen the Trustee Board we are seeking to recruit people who have experience, skills and expertise in the following areas:

  • Fundraising and business development
  • HR
  • Marketing and PR
  • Communications and technology skills

Board meetings are held four times a year in London or Peterborough, other time commitments will include working from home on particular projects and there is an on-going exchange of information which requires a regular time commitment each month. Although this is a voluntary position trustees can claim reasonable expenses.

For further information please contact The General Secretary, The Association of British Riding Schools, Unit 8, Bramble Hill Farm, Five Oaks Road, Slinfold, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 0RL - office@abrs-info.org / 01403 790294  or Hannah Mays, Association Chairman - hannah.mays@abrs-info.org / 01371 830043


Riding for the Disabled Association 

Capital Fundraising Officer, Trusts and Grants

Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA UK) is a dynamic national voluntary organisation delivering opportunities for therapy, achievement and enjoyment to more than 28,000 people with disabilities. Demand for RDA activities is high and in order to meet this demand the current fundraising team is expanding and a new capital fundraising campaign is being launched. This post is a great opportunity to help us provide more opportunities for disabled adults and children to take part in activities and receive life changing therapy through horses. The ideal candidate will have recent experience of leading a successful Capital Fundraising campaign and a proven track record in securing substantial grants from Trusts and Foundations.

This is an exciting role for the right person – a creative, energetic team player. 

The post is a fixed term two year and is full time based in Warwick.

Salary: £25,000 + benefits

For more information download the Capital Fundraising Officer Job Description

To apply please email a CV and covering letter, explaining why you think you would be suitable, to satkinson@rda.org.uk Tel 01926 405 975. 

Closing date: 24 June 2016


Riding for the Disabled Association

Fundraising Officer, Major Individual Donors

Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA UK) is a dynamic national voluntary organisation delivering opportunities for therapy, achievement and enjoyment to more than 28,000 people with disabilities.Demand for RDA activities is high and in order to meet this demand the current fundraising team is expanding. This post is a great opportunity to help us provide more opportunities for disabled adults and children to take part in activities and receive life changing therapy through horses. The ideal candidate will have recent experience of securing gifts from high net worth individuals and a proven track record of successful fundraising.

This is an exciting role for the right person – an energetic people person.

The post is a fixed term two year and is full time based in Warwick.

Salary: £25,000 + benefits

For more information download the Major Individual Donor Fundraising Officer Job Description  Tel 01926 405 975

To apply please email your CV and covering letter, explaining why you would be suitable for the role, to satkinson@rda.org.uk

Closing date: 24 June 2016

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