The Engineering Development Trust
The Engineering Development Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC039635

EDT runs over 40,000 STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) experiences for young people aged 9 – 21, across the UK each year. Our range of work related learning schemes provide opportunities for young people to enhance their technical, personal and employability skills through industry-led projects, industrial placements and specialised taster courses.

We help develop partnerships, building links between educators and industry employers, helping organisations reach talent and connect with young engineers and scientists across the UK.

Last year, EDT worked with over 3,500 young people across Scotland, offering a range of curriculum focused and industry –led activities, projects and placements. We believe STEM subjects can open up a whole world of opportunities, learning experiences and  career pathways  - and we’re absolutely passionate about engaging as many young people and industry partners as possible!

 For more information about EDT schemes, visit the website

Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Fundraising Executive

  • Full time
  • £28,000 – £30,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 19th February 2019

EDT is the UK's leading STE(A)M charity (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths). We work with over 40,000 young people each year; delivering experience days, projects, taster sessions and placements - helping young people realise their full potential, make confident and informed decisions about future careers and further study, and inspiring the next generation of STE(A)M innovators, creatives, inventors and leaders.

EDT is enjoying a period of development and growth and this new fundraising role will be focused on income generation across our well-established university programmes (Headstart and Inspire) throughout the UK. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years' fundraising experience, including a proven track record of writing successful proposals, building a pipeline of prospects and managing funder reporting.

If you are enthusiastic about building quality, value-driven partnerships and want to support young people from across the UK realise their potential within the STE(A)M sector then we would love to hear from you!