Schools Education Executive
About the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Ireland (MS Ireland)
MS Ireland is the only national organisation working solely on behalf of people living with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and the many thousands of people who share their lives. The aim of MS Ireland is to enable people living with MS to live their lives to their fullest potential, to participate in all aspects of society and to foster research on a national and international basis to identify a cure for Multiple Sclerosis.
For more information about Multiple Sclerosis and MS Ireland please see www.ms-society.ie
MS Ireland are now seeking a part-time Schools Education Executive to work as a key member of our Communications and Fundraising Team. This new development role offers an exciting opportunity to build on a small campaign and roll it out to education centres nationally.
Reporting to the Fundraising Manager, this role is responsible for developing and delivering a new education project for Multiple Sclerosis Ireland nationally. MS Ireland has a small school ambassador programme which runs as part of the MS Readathon, a one month sponsored reading campaign in schools which is our flagship event.
With the creation of this new role of Schools Engagement Executive we wish to expand this programme into a National Education programme. Working closely with a range of stakeholders including teachers, educational professionals and MS ambassadors the programme will focus on promoting awareness of MS and raising funds for our services.
This is a demanding role requiring the successful candidate to be a skilled communicator, capable of developing an education programme, training and managing a large number of volunteers to deliver this programme.
Please see full job description attached below
Closing Date: COB – 21st March
Applications with CV and covering letter to email@example.com stating ‘Schools Education Executive’ in the subject line.