We are looking for the following posts to be filled by enthusiastic, experienced, innovative, and flexible individuals. All posts are currently time limited, but are subject to continuation should further funding be available.
Office Co-ordinator £18,453.00 pro rata 22.5 hours
22.5 hours worked over 3 days. Days to be agreed, but some flexibility is required.
Wansbeck CVS is running a one day Introduction to Computers course designed for beginners. The course will provide a gentle introduction to using a computer and getting online. The course is being held on :
Friday 20th July 2012
9.30am to 3.30pm
Wansbeck CVS, 107 Station Road, Ashington
The course is free to anyone is uunemployed and in reciept of benefits.
Thinking about volunteering? It couldn't be easier to get started. Come along to the Volunteer Recruitment Fair being held on Friday 15th June from 11am to 2pm at Stakeford and Bomarsund Welfare.
It is an excellent opportunity for anyone who is interested in finding out more about volunteering and to meet a range of organisations. You can find out what opportunities they have to offer, how they help to make the world a better place, and how you can help them.
For any Northumberland charity contemplating applying to the Lloyds TSB Foundation Mr Peter Ellis, the Foundations Grants Manager for the North East & North Yorkshire, will soon be providing advice surgeries at Wansbeck CVS.
The Lloyds TSB Foundation’s Community Programme focuses on funding the core work of charities that help disadvantaged people to play a fuller role in the community. They are particularly interested in work that achieves this through:
There is no doubt that the current economic climate is affecting our member organisations. We are often told by members how difficult it is becoming in accessing adequate funding to deliver their services or how they are having to lose staff due to funding cuts.
The impact of the recession and public sector cuts on voluntary sector organisations in the North East has been starkly outlined in VONNE’s “Surviving not Thriving” report, and the subsequent “Surviving or Thriving” report that tracked the impact of spending cuts on the North East’s Third Sector.
As your local support and development organisation, Wansbeck CVS is often asked to comment on cuts at a local level; we have therefore created a survey that will enable us to ascertain the impact the current economic climate is having on your organisation and the local sector as a whole: www.surveymonkey.com/s/wcvs_sector_survey
On Wednesday 21st March 2012 1:15pm - 4:00pm Wansbeck CVS will be hosting a Fundraising Skills session.
The session will enable those new to fundraising to hit the ground running whilst allowing the more experienced delegates to bench mark their practice and re-energise their approach within this 'Big Society' era.
The session will be provided by fundraising expert Mark Butcher. Refreshments will be provided.