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Salary and organisational  culture report 2020

It’s time to reveal the results of the 2020 CharityComms Salary and Organisational Culture Survey and see what you really think of the sector…

Worklife events

Workshop Series: Stepping into Comms Leadership Spring 2021

Workshop Series: Stepping into Comms Leadership Spring 2021

13 May 2021

A set of three online workshops supporting senior comms professionals through the transition from senior management to leadership. Becoming a visionary leader requires embodying a new set of skills. These workshops will support and inspire senior comms professionals looking to move from senior management to leadership.

Workshop: Building resilience in uncertain times

Workshop: Building resilience in uncertain times

27 May 2021

This workshop offers attendees the opportunity to explore the uncertainty around them, to identify how this uncertainty impacts their behaviours, thoughts and emotions, and to look at the costs both personally and organisationally of ignoring those impacts.

Workshop: Boundaries and courageous conversations

Workshop: Boundaries and courageous conversations

7 July 2021

This workshop offers attendees the chance to really look at themselves, their role, their values and their boundaries, and from there learn the tools to have courageous and empowered conversations that might ordinarily feel difficult.

A wellbeing guide for comms professionals

Taking care of our mental health should not be something that falls down the list of priorities, especially when working in the ‘always on’ culture of comms. Check out our guide of tips and advice to help you take steps to protect yourselves and others.

Worklife news, thinking, interviews and case studies

Highlights from around our membership.

Sustaining support for the sector as we look ahead and plan for the future

Sustaining support for the sector as we look ahead and plan for the future

Recently we asked our network of charity communicators, to tell us about the challenges you will face in the weeks and months ahead as part of our joint survey with the Media Trust. As we reveal the findings we will look to overcome future challenges together...
How to keep people at the heart of internal comms in times of change

How to keep people at the heart of internal comms in times of change

With ideas covering how internal comms can be used to help support wellbeing and communicate change, as well as its role in helping shape the future of the workplace, our ‘internal communicators, the time is now’ speakers had lots to share...
CharityComms podcast: An introduction to all things wellbeing with Kirsty Marrins

CharityComms podcast: An introduction to all things wellbeing with Kirsty Marrins

Wellbeing is something we know we should think about but is too often right at the bottom of our list. That’s why season two of the relaunched CharityComms podcast will be focusing on all things wellbeing...

Beyond the organogram

It’s important to build a healthy comms culture for any organisation and an essential part of getting there is making sure there is the structure in place to help make this happen. For those of you tasked with this important work CharityComms with the help of partners RandallFox have put together some useful blogs and resources to help you no matter what part of the journey you are on.

Mentoring

CharityComms matches comms professionals working in the charity sector in mentoring relationships as part of its peer support scheme. External comms colleagues then help members who have signed up to the scheme with their professional development.

Career Framework

Our members are what makes CharityComms special. So if you are looking for a supportive network of charity sector peers look no further. Join our community of more than 8,000 professionals working in UK charities and not-for-profits, covering all aspects of communications, campaigns and fundraising.

Worklife resources

Evergreen, useful stuff.

Salary and organisational culture report 2020

Salary and organisational culture report 2020

It’s time to reveal the results of the 2020 CharityComms Salary and Organisational Culture Survey and see what you really think of the sector....
Beyond the organogram – The rise of agile in charity marketing and comms

Beyond the organogram – The rise of agile in charity marketing and comms

In our final blog in the Beyond the Organogram series we look at agile working. Having spoken to comms leaders already working with an agile methodology and experts in the field here's some principles to help you get started...
Beyond the organogram – Shaping comms teams for future challenges

Beyond the organogram – Shaping comms teams for future challenges

In part four of our Beyond the Organogram series, we look at how some comms leaders are shaping their teams to meet the challenges of 2021 and beyond...

Latest worklife jobs

Our listings have the best, latest worklife job vacancies in the charity sector in the UK.

Head of fundraising and communications

Head of fundraising and communications

Rare opportunity for a fundraising and communications professional to join the Creative Youth Network's Senior Management Team.
Deadline: 18 April 2021

Part-time, Bristol, £43,656 (pro rata)

Communications officer

Communications officer

This is an exciting opportunity to lead the charity's external communications.
Deadline: 18 April 2021

Maternity cover, Edinburgh, £26,110 pro rata (£15,666 actual)

Communications manager

Communications manager

This is an exciting opportunity to lead the charity's external communications.
Deadline: 18 April 2021

Part-time, Edinburgh, £32,395 pro rata (£19,437 actual)

Corona resources for charity communicators

A directory of useful resources to help you through these unprecedented times. Covering everything from tips for new ways of working and looking after wellbeing to sector action points, there are lots of useful resources to explore.

Membership

Our members are what makes CharityComms special. So if you are looking for a supportive network of charity sector peers look no further. Join our community of more than 8,000 professionals working in UK charities and not-for-profits, covering all aspects of communications, campaigns and fundraising.