Work with us

Man and children standing by work benchAre you interested in working for Dandelion Time?  Set in beautiful countryside just outside Maidstone, Dandelion Time is a small but growing children’s charity.

We are always interested to hear from anyone who wants to work or volunteer for our charity.

Dandelion Time transforms the lives of traumatised children in Kent.  Our therapeutic approach is family based, embedded in nature with a range of activities that engage head, heart and hands.  This nurturing environment allows children to build self-belief, strengthen relationships and develop the skills and aspirations for a brighter future.

Join our team!

Current Vacancies

We are currently recruiting the following vacancies.  To apply, please complete an Application Form  and Monitoring Form and return to before the closing date.

Curriculum vitae will not be accepted.

Grants and Bids Officer – Closing Date – Thursday 5th September 2019

The Grants and Bids Officer role will form part of the team responsible for developing and implementing the charity’s Funding Strategy lead by Dandelion Time’s senior management team.  This is a part-time role with a minimum of 18 hours over three days.

Grants and Bids Officer Job Description

Grants and Bids Officer Person Specification

Marketing and Development Officer – Closing Date – Monday 19th August 2019

To support Dandelion Time’s expansion, the Marketing and Development Officer will work within the fundraising team to increase both awareness and income streams.

Marketing and Development Officer Job Description

Marketing and Development Officer Person Specification

Admissions Co-ordinator (Maternity Cover)Closing Date – Monday 2nd September 2019

The Admissions Co-ordinator will be responsible for the administration of a timely referral process to Dandelion Time.  This is a part-time role of 17 hours a week.  The role is to cover maternity leave and will be for approximately one year from October 2019.

Admissions Co-ordinator Job Description

Admissions Co-ordinator Person Specification


We have a variety of volunteer roles open to application all year round.  Please see our Volunteer Section to see how to join the team.  Last year 4,000 hours were donated to Dandelion Time, volunteers are essential for our continued success.