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Charities / Not for profit

Magazines
  Charity Finance
Information about Charity Finance magazine.

  Charity Times
Leading charity sector journal.


Professional Associations
  National Council for Voluntary organisations
The umbrella body for the voluntary sector


  Charities Aid Foundation
An International, non-government organisation which provides specialist financial services to charities and their supporters. Services include information fact sheets, charity statistics, analysis and news

  Charities Direct
A comprehensive guide to UK charities. Features include the National Charities Database, Top 500 UK charities ranked by income, expenditure and funds, and charity news and jobs.

  Charities Information Bureau
The CIB supports voluntary organisations and community groups in funding their work. The site includes advice on funding, information sheets and lists of community groups.

  Charity Commission
The site contains details of all registered charities in the UK, as well as advice and guidance for those involved in the charity sector.

  Institute of Fundraising
Information on Charity Law, Fundraising, Tax effective giving etc.


Recruiters
  Charity Connexions
A recruitment specialist dedicated to the not-for-profit sectors.

  Charity Executives
Executive positions within charitable organisations, as well as useful links


  Execucare
A London based search and selection firm - recruits in the arts, charity, education, health and other not for profit sectors.

  Harris Hill
Harris Hill are one of the UK's leading Charity and Not-For-Profit recruitment specialist.

  Charity People
Charity job vacancies at all levels


  Kage Partnership
The Kage Partnership is a recruitment consultancy specialising in fundraising, marketing and communications appointments in the not-for-profit sector in and around London.

  Principle Partnership
Charity Recruiter dealing with assignments from support staff to Chief Executives.

  A T Kearney
Founded in 1946, AT Kearney Executive Search is a division of AT Kearney Inc, whose main business is management consulting. They operate in a culture of partnership and adhere to a set of diversity and equality values, and to the professional standards expected of a high value-added professional services company.


  Egon Zehnder
Egon Zehnder International are the world’s third-largest executive search firm and the only European search firm with a global reach, with 56 offices in Europe, North America, Asia and Australasia. In the UK they operate in both the private and public sectors, using rigorous executive search to recruit at the most senior management and non-executive level.

  Hays
Hays Executive provide tailored search and selection services to the NHS, wider public sector and private sectors, enabling them to recruit the best individuals for the NHS in the most efficient and cost-effective manner, first time. They partner chief executives, chairs and board directors, to capitalise on existing talent, retain senior managers and develop future leaders through career development and succession planning.

  KMC International
KMC international is a leading recruitment consultancy dealing in the public and private sectors.



  Korn Ferry
For more than 30 years, Korn/Ferry International has been a leader in executive recruitment, conducting over 80,000 senior-level searches for clients worldwide. Today, they are a leading UK provider of people solutions, with services ranging from executive search for corporate governance and CEO positions to middle-management recruitment, strategic management assessment and executive coaching and development.

  Odgers, Ray & Berndtson
Odgers, Ray & Berndtson are the leading UK public sector and not for- profit recruiters. Long established, with a culture of excellence, their health sector team has a completion record second to none. Their track record in the NHS at all levels reflects this quality and dedication. Their senior consultants have worked an average of 25 years within the public sector and are particularly adept at transferring skills between commerce, the voluntary and public sectors.

  Saxton Bampfylde Hever
Saxton Bampfylde Hever plc are one of the top ten executive search firms operating in the UK (measured by fee income) and, as a member of the Amrop Hever Group, part of one of the ten largest global search groupings. The firm has built a practice with an unrivalled balance between executive and non-executive search work for major private sector clients, and holds a leading position in executive search work for central Government, universities and charities.

  Veredus
Veredus formerly known as PricewaterhouseCoopers Executive Search & Selection and Interim Management.

  Whitehead Mann
Preferred supplier to the NHS. Whitehead Mann are one of the leading executive search and selection firms in the UK, operating principally at director level in both the private and public sectors. Listed on the main London Stock Exchange, the firm was founded some 30 years ago and now employs some 300 staff globally.



Job Sites
  National Centre for Volunteering
The site includes a postcode search to find local projects and a list of volunteering ideas



  Prospect Us
Temporary and permanent positions for people interested in the charity and not-for-profit sector



  Reach
Unpaid, part time volunteer work for those wishing to use their professional skills to aid charities


  The Big Issue
Public sector and volunteering roles


  Not-for-profit jobs
Not-for-profit job vacancies via a regular e-mail bulletin.

  Community Service Volunteers (CSV)
They have 4 types of volunteering opportunities; Young volunteers (16 to 35 year olds) who are placed in projects all over the country e.g. Helping elderly people/children and adults with disabilities/homeless people. Retired and senior volunteers (age 50+) who work on projects in education, the environment and care in the local community. Student tutors who volunteer in local schools for a morning/an afternoon a week. Employee volunteering: employees encouraged to volunteer in their community with the support of their employer.

  Jobs in Charities
The site includes a variety of charity vacancies and sector news.

  Jobs Unlimited
Part of the Guardian Jobs site

  Charity Job
Website specialising in charity opportunities.

  Charity opps
Part of Charity Recruitment this site provides vacancies at all levels in the charity sector as well as advice and information on working in the sector.

  UK Fundraising
The site includes an online bookshop for the not-for-profit sector as well as news and job vacancies.


Other Useful Information
  Voluntary Organisations Internet Server
The gateway for voluntary workers. Since 1997 the group has focused its services on young people.

  Charity Library
  Telephone Help lines Association
The sight information on training and services for charity helpline workers



  Directory of Social Change
Information and Training for those interested in social change


  Do-it.org.uk
Do-it.org.uk is a website giving information on volunteering, featuring news and articles as well as information from your local area.

  IT for Charities
An IT resource guide for charities and non-profit organisations. The site includes charity hardware and software, the latest IT news for the voluntary sector and technology reports.

  London Voluntary Service Council
The site provides support for London's voluntary organisations



  Charity Net
An online resource bringing together websites of not-for-profit organisations.

  Inland Revenue Charities
Page dedicated to charities and those wishing to give to charities tax efficiently Includes information on gift aid, payroll giving, a guide for new charities and IR publications for donors and charities.

  National payroll giving agency

Provides information on gift aid and payroll giving


  Charity Choice
An Encyclopaedia of charities.





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