Current Vacancies

Trust Fundraising Manager 

The primary function of the Trust Fundraising Manager is to be proactive in identifying and developing new and existing relationships with trusts, foundations and statutory bodies in order to generate income and assist the team in reaching agreed income targets. ensuring that fundraising activity is in-line with the overall strategic plan for The Big House. 

The new Trust Fundraising Manager will have an exciting opportunity to join the charity at this pivotal moment and help the organisation to the next stage in its development.

Find the full Job Description HERE

To Apply:

Please send in the following:

  • CV
  • Cover Letter (no more than 2 sides of A4).  This should outline your experience to date, how this relates to the person specification of this role and why you are interested in working with The Big House.

These can be submitted to: [email protected]

Applications are strongly encouraged from communities under represented in the arts, particularly from people of colour and those with experience of the care system.

Do you want to become a member of The Big House?

If you are interested in becoming a member – coming to workshops and performing in an Open House Project, please contact us.

Do you have something to offer The Big House?

We are interested to hear from anyone who has time to volunteer, skills to share or can fulfill a mentor role to one of our members. You could be an arts professional, a local business, an organisation, or an individual who wants to get involved. There are many opportunities to help build The Big House.


Mentoring is a one-to-one relationship that involves supporting a member to help achieve their goals, develop their interests and be an inspiring and consistent influence. To find out more, please email us.

Click the links for our Information Pack,  The Big House Mentor Application Form and The Big House Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.


Volunteers at The Big House are always welcome. There are a number of opportunities for you to get involved with from organising fundraising events, helping with set building, photographing shows, filming our work, to front of house support on our productions to name but a few. If you have an interesting job in the arts or provide a service that might be of benefit to our members we’d love to hear from you. We regularly have guest speakers who talk about everything from lives in care, the acting profession, life coaching, goal setting, yoga and meditation to name but a few. If you have time to give, skills to share and an interest in our work and would like to discuss how you can get involved, then please contact us.


Our supporters and fundraisers are invaluable to The Big House.  If you would like to fundraise for The Big House we would be delighted to support you to reach your target. Some of our inspirational supporters have run marathons, climbed mountains and even shaved their heads!  If you need ideas for a fundraiser please get in touch. You can set up a Just Giving page here.

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