Don't miss out on the opportunity to apply for the Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities (NLDC) fund. Applications have re-opened and will close at 4.00pm, 30 November 2009. The fund focuses upon skills and employment to enhance the economic prosperity and quality of life for deprived people in Sandwell.
FREE training is being held for current representatives or anyone interested in becoming a representative for the Voluntary, Community or Faith Sector
Tuesday 10th November 2009
Council Chambers, Sandwell Council House, Oldbury
9.15am Conference Registration
9.45am Conference Start
10.15am – 11.00am AGM
13.00pm Close Followed by Lunch
Meet the staff and Board and hear what’s new at SCVO Hear more about how the voluntary and community sector can be empowered in partnership working in Sandwell Find out about key areas where the voluntary and community sector can engage with Sandwell Partnership
With guest speakers:
Terry Perkins, Training Officer, Public Law Project, NAVCA
Gary Bowman, Director of Sandwell Partnership
Councillor Derek Rowley, Lead Member for the Council's relationship with the...
During the month of October we are inviting all leaders - such as Managers, Chairs and Trustees - to complete our short Five Minute Survey. We really want to hear your views so that we can demonstrate across the breadth of the Sector the value of the work we do and the broad sweep of opinion about the Sector's health and prospects. The survey can be completed online by accessing the link here. Please be assured that your views and the information you provide will be treated in the strictest confidence. Results of the survey will be reported ...
Applications are now open for the Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities (NLDC) fund and will close on 20 October 2009. The fund focuses upon skills and employment to enhance the economic prosperity and quality of life for deprived people in Sandwell. The fund aims to benefit voluntary organsations delivering client engagement (mentoring/outreach) activities, skills for jobs (such as pre-employment activities) or organising work placements for the following target groups:- Lone parents Incapacity Benefit claimants Disadvantaged BME Disabled persons Older people 45+ Migrant workers People with no or low skills. You can view the commisioning framework or alternatively register on finditinsandwell to view this and future Sandwell MBC contracting opportunities. If you ...