Category Archives: About Us

Funders

We provide some substantial programmes of work that are made possible through grant funding. Currently these funders include The People’s Health Trust and the National Lottery Community Fund, and financial support from Surrey County Council through their Members’ Community Allocation initiative. We are extremely grateful for this financial support, which means that we can work in meaningful ways in supporting our local community to grow and prosper.

Job Opportunities

We currently have 1 job vacancy.

 

Community Centre Manager

£29,000 per year. Full-time.
Can you take the lead in developing our community, our volunteers and our charity?

We are looking to recruit a skilled and experienced professional who can ensure our charity delivers its charitable objectives and further develops the its services for the residents of Merstham.

The role will be pivotal in the smooth and successful day-to-day running of the charity, building a welcoming, busy and vibrant community space and providing services and activities for the community. The Community Centre Manager will be involved in helping to shape and launch new activities and events and establishing new partnerships as well as ensuring that the building is well maintained and compliant with current legislation. They will work to maximise use of the available facilities and identify new opportunities through effective marketing, networking and innovative solutions.

The post is funded, for 2.5 years, by a grant from The Big Lottery Community Fund.

Closing date: 24th July 2020.  

For application pack please see: https://www.charityjob.co.uk/jobs/community-centre-manager/677906?tsId=8 , or email: jobs@mcft.org.uk (there may be a delay in responding to emails).

 

Volunteers

 

Our volunteers Zoe and Vince receiving the Mayors Award 2018 for volunteering on behalf of the MCFT team

We would love to hear from you if you would like to give some of your time to help us run the Facility and support local people. We currently need volunteers for the following roles:

  • IT Buddy
  • Receptionist
  • Helpers

If you would like to find out more about how you can get involved,
Call Merstham Community Facilities Trust on
Tele. 01737 333461 or Email us: info@mcft.org.uk

Our Supporters

Merstham Community Facility Trust is a Charity (No. 1121420) set up to provide a venue in the heart of Merstham for the benefit of our community.

The majority of our income is generated through hire fees, with the remainder coming from grants. The Trust only exists because of the generousity of our supporters including:

  • Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
  • Learning and Skills Council (facilitated by Surrey Lifelong Learning Partnership)
  • Raven Housing Trust
  • Merstham Millennium Trust
  • Surrey Community Foundation (Grassroots Fund)
  • Anchor Staying Put
  • Surrey County Council Local Area Committee
  • Reigate and Banstead CVS
  • Wates
  • Cargill Cares
  • Credit Suisse