Welcome to face-to-face (F2F) fundraising at the RNLI. We're an in-house team aiming to raise sustainable support for the organisation - and we're looking for outgoing, approachable and energetic people to help us!If you're 18 or over and looking for a fun Summer job that makes a difference, apply today!
Face-to-face fundraising is all about inspiring people to support our organisation. You will be the face of the RNLI, representing us in the public domain and engaging with people in a variety of locations. Working in pairs, you'll be responsible for sharing stories of our volunteer crews, lifeguards, flood rescue team and international work.Your primary role will be to communicate our safety messages and offer people the chance to become regular supporters of the charity. By speaking to as many people as possible, you’ll be securing valuable funds to help us continue saving lives at sea.
Take a look at the video to see our F2F fundraisers in action.
We invest heavily in our teams by providing fantastic training, support and coaching. And your manager is there to bring out the best in you, ensuring you’re always achieving in your role. We’ve also designed a performance development plan to make sure you're always on the right track.
We’re looking for somebody special to join our team. If these traits sound like you, apply now!
Take a look at some of our previous fundraisers and see how you measure up.
With nine fundraising teams spread across the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland we are bound to have a location that suits you. Each area is different but one thing is guaranteed with them all - the best Summer of your life!
Discover the picturesque coastline of west Cornwall, where watersports, spectacular views and adventures await. Can you inspire a new wave of supporters?
Explore the 186 miles of scenic coastline across north Cornwall and north Devon, where we've already raised over £3.1 million. Will you be part of our fantastic team?
Does relaxing in the rolling countryside and sailing alongside beautiful coastline appeal to you? Take a look at our south and east Devon, west Dorset and Somerset location and discover the best Summer of your life.
Discover the metropolitan atmosphere and beautiful beaches of the south. We’ve been fundraising here since 2008; will you represent us at some amazing events this year?
Join us in the east, where you can enjoy the tranquillity of the countryside and the excitement of the city. We’ve been fundraising here since 2014; will you be part of this year’s success story?
Explore the cosmopolitan culture and fantastic nightlife of the north. Can you help us to raise the funds we need to continue saving lives at sea?
Find out more about Wales’ unspoilt natural coastline and watersports hotspots. If you think you can help us raise funds, sign up today.
Take a look around Northern Island’s vibrant cities and scenic coastline. Help us fundraise across the coastline and save lives at sea.
If you’d like the opportunity to explore the UK, work in a varied and dynamic environment and get free entry to exciting events, take a look at our National Events Team.
We fundraise in a variety of locations, from lifeguarded beaches and lifeboat stations to the London Boat Show and the BBC Good Food show!
You can apply now!
Once you have applied, you will need to be available for the following:
You will work between 10am -5pm on an average of 4 to 5 days a week, including weekends. We're largely weather dependant so you need to be flexible in your working pattern.
From gaining valuable work experience and life skills, raising funds for our organisation and having the best Summer of your life, you'll be getting plenty out of face-to-face fundraising:
earning money over the Summer
developing key skills such as confidence, presentation, advocacy and persuasion
adding great experience to your CV
working for the most forward-thinking and successful F2F fundraising team in the country
raising thousands of pounds for the RNLI
working on the beach and at events instead of being stuck inside
a chance to explore different parts of the country
working with incredible people
potential for advancement
accommodation is provided in most areas
having the best Summer of your life
and ultimately, helping to save lives at sea.
The Royal National Lifeboat Institution is a charity registered in England and Wales (209603) and Scotland (SC037736). Charity number CHY 2678 in the Republic of Ireland | RNLI (Trading) Ltd - 1073377, RNLI (Sales) Ltd - 2202240, RNLI (Enterprises) Ltd - 1784500 and RNLI College Ltd - 7705470 are all companies registered in England and Wales at West Quay Road, Poole BH15 1HZ. Images & copyright © RNLI 2014.