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Ellisa Thompson


Ellisa Thompson



About Me:

Regional Consultant

Ellisa has worked with TPP Recruitment for almost three years and is the heart and soul of the Regional Recruitment Team. She developed quickly and successfully undertook internal training to become a consultant. Ellisa recruits for all the UK regions outside of London and the Home Counties and specialises in finding the best charity fundraising, communications and marketing professionals, covering a range of different roles from officer level up to senior management.

Ellisa has always had an interest in the charity sector and has been volunteering for a local disability charity in her spare time since she was sixteen. Prior to joining TPP Recruitment, Ellisa graduated from Northumbria University with an MSc in Finance & Accountancy.


Latest Jobs

    Events Fundraising Officer

    Events Officer We are currently working with a unique Cancer charity in heart of the North West. They strive to help families affected by cancer and other life limiting conditions living in the local area. With over 30 years of experience, this inspirational charity has helped over 25,000 local...

    Location: Lancaster, Lancashire | Salary £20000 - £22000 per annum + pro rata
    Ref: J61626EJT_1500473386 | Published: 19 Jul 2017

    Marketing & Communications Officer

    Marketing & Communications Officer We are currently working with a unique Cancer charity in heart of the North West. They strive to help families affected by cancer and other life limiting conditions living in the local area. With over 30 years of experience, this inspirational charity has ...

    Location: Lancaster, Lancashire | Salary £23000 per annum
    Ref: J61625EJT_1500472418 | Published: 19 Jul 2017

    Charity Director

    Charity Director, Newcastle Our client is a leading patient and public involvement expert within the North East, holding a contract to deliver these activities on behalf of the local NHS. They work with service users, communities and harder to reach groups to gain the insight needed to help c...

    Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear | Salary £40000 per annum
    Ref: J61612EJT_1499443195 | Published: 07 Jul 2017

    Fundraising Development Manager

    We are working with a unique organisation who are based in the midst of the beautiful Cotswolds. They are an ambitious charity who have a deep passion for the arts and who are establishing a new home for the performing arts in Cirencester. The development will provide a space for young performer...

    Location: Cirencester, Gloucestershire | Salary £28000 per annum
    Ref: J52795EJT_1499177566 | Published: 04 Jul 2017

    Head of Major Donor and Corporate Fundraisng

    We are very proud to be working with an inspirational charity based in beautiful Hampshire . This charity provides help and assistance to other charities and without the work that they do many charities would be left to face a number of challenges alone. They make sure charities have a fighting ...

    Location: Hampshire, England | Salary £36000 - £40000 per annum
    Ref: J60836_1498649708 | Published: 28 Jun 2017

    Senior Philanthropy Manager

    Senior Philanthropy Manager We are working alongside a renowned national childrens charity to offer this exciting opportunity with their highly successful Regional Major Donor team. As Senior Philanthropy Manager, you will use your excellent relationship building skills to secure major donat...

    Location: Wales, Wales | Salary £34000 - £44800 per annum
    Ref: J61476_1498641523 | Published: 28 Jun 2017

Ellisa Thompson's Blog Posts

Misconceptions of Working in a Hospice

Having partnered with and recruited to Hospices for over 20 years, we have a very good understanding of the sector. There are many reasons why Hospices might struggle to recruit; we know how to counter these assumptions and enable you to hire better people. Here are four misconceptions of working in a Hospice: 1. Being in a hospice means that the patient will die soon Receiving hospice care does not mean that death is imminent. The earlier an individual receives hospice care, the more ...

Author: Ellisa Thompson
Published: 28 Mar 2017

12 Days of Giving

This Christmas, the TPP Regional team are taking the opportunity to give back to the sector with which we work. For each of the remaining 12 working days before Christmas, we’re going to bring in donations for the Gateshead Foodbank. This food bank provides emergency food supplies to families and individuals in crisis, and gave away 3,832 meals last year. All food will be donated on the 23rd December. To see how we get on, why not follow us on social media: TPPRegional on Twitter Ellen D...

Author: Ellisa Thompson
Published: 06 Dec 2016

IoF NW Bursaries 2016

This year we are delighted to announce that we will be sponsoring the Institute of Fundraising North West (IoFNW) conference Bursaries. TPP Recruitment have been supplying charity recruitment services to not for profit organisations since 1996, and we will also take part in the application process. These bursaries are available to those who have been in the fundraising sector working for a not for profit organisation for nine months but less than five years. Applications will not be accep...

Author: Ellisa Thompson
Published: 26 May 2016