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A lot of our lives are spent at work so let's make it the best it can be. From advice on careers and mentoring to workplace wellbeing it's all here.

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 events

CharityComms Autumn Pub Quiz 2020

CharityComms Autumn Pub Quiz 2020

10 September 2020

The CharityComms pub quiz returns for Autumn 2020, but in a new online format! Join us for an evening of CharityComms trivia, fun and networking - will you be the one to take home this year's virtual trophy and a mystery prize?

Stepping into Comms Leadership Autumn 2020

Stepping into Comms Leadership Autumn 2020

28 September 2020

A set of three workshops supporting senior comms professionals through the transition from senior management to leadership. These events will run on: Monday, 28 September Thursday, 15 October Tuesday, 8 December Becoming a visionary leader requires embodying a new set of skills. These workshops will support and inspire senior comms professionals looking to move from […]

The charity digital conference

The charity digital conference

25 November 2020

Booking for this event will open in September 2020 Our annual, sell-out digital conference will explore the latest trends and innovations to help your charity thrive in the ever-evolving digital environment. There’ll be a great mix of inspiring talks, practical breakouts and advice surgeries with expert suppliers. We’ll also be offering break time activities and […]

Worklife news, thinking, interviews and case studies

Highlights from around our membership.

How do you maintain a sense of team remotely?

How do you maintain a sense of team remotely?

From maintaining working rituals and finding new ways to recreate those watercooler moments and virtual cuppas, to remembering to be kind to each other and making time for creative projects there are so many ways to keep that sense of team going remotely...
Our survey with Media Trust reveals the challenges you are facing

Our survey with Media Trust reveals the challenges you are facing

The sudden absence of our work has already affected many of the people we support - whether it’s shelter to get off the street, a foodbank to feed a family, a carer who visits each day, our ability to operate has already been sorely tested and impacted on people’s lives...
Learning new skills from your home office

Learning new skills from your home office

The way we work is changing for a while. Why not arm yourself with some new digital skills? You’ll be prepared to help out colleagues or take on new comms tasks...

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.

Top ten lessons for stepping into senior leadership

Top ten lessons for stepping into senior leadership

It can be daunting making that step from middle management into a more senior leadership role. Here’s top ten lessons...
How to deal with imposter syndrome and squash self-doubt

How to deal with imposter syndrome and squash self-doubt

Every single person feels like an imposter in the workplace at some point or on a day-to-day basis but there are ways to overcome it...
Salary and organisational culture report

Salary and organisational culture report

It’s time to reveal the results of the 2019 CharityComms Salary and Organisational Culture Survey and see what you really think of the sector....

Latest worklife jobs

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

Senior media officer

Senior media officer

Crohn's & Colitis UK is looking for a senior media officer. You'll be raising awareness on issues such as toilet access, stigma and big data research.
Deadline: 14 August 2020

Full-time, Hatfield/flexible, £28,800-£33,000

Digital manager

Digital manager

Crohn's & Colitis UK is looking for a digital manager to lead and champion a digital-first future across the charity.
Deadline: 14 August 2020

Full-time, Hatfield/flexible, £32,700 - £40,860

Director of communications

Director of communications

We have an exciting opportunity for a creative and strategic leader who excels in a senior management position & as part of a senior leadership team.
Deadline: 14 August 2020

Full-Time, Edinburgh, £45,000 - £50,000 subject to experience

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.