You must be professional and inspiring, as we're looking for an effective communicator, who can; Research and build effective relationships across a portfolio of funders Support the development of new business Submit high quality applications to fundersRead more


Area: Covering primarily Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes & Luton Contract: 6 months Hours: 35 hours per week, Mon - Fri Salary: £21k per annum pro rata (based on £11.54 per hour) Proposed start date: March 2017 / ASAPRead more

Volunteer agreement

Volunteers are an essential and valued part of Beanstalk. We will do the best we can to make your volunteer experience with us enjoyable and rewarding.Read more

Why volunteer?

Becoming a Beanstalk trained reading helper is a great way to make a lasting difference to a child’s life and enjoy a highly rewarding volunteering experience.Read more

Fundraising Volunteer | London

Could you provide our Fundraising team with support in administration, research and fundraising projects? This is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable hands on experience by supporting our Fundraising team on specific projects and administration. The role would suit someone looking to develop a career in the voluntary sectorRead more


Every child has the right to be free from abuse and neglect and to be treated with dignity and respect. Beanstalk is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and requires all staff, volunteers and partners to share this commitment.Read more

Tips for reading aloud to small groups

We've created some quick tips on how to engage small groups of children through story-telling.Read more

Exploring cultural diversity

Based on the knowledge of our staff and trained reading helpers, we’ve put together a short-list of books and websites which celebrate and explore the wide multicultural world we live in.Read more

Beanstalk BookFest 2016

A fun-filled BookFest including special guests Abi Elphinstone, Piers Torday and Polly Faber.Read more