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Well-being and young people, measurement and data

Sector News - Fri, 16/05/2014 - 08:34

From New Philanthropy Capital, a new report looks at well-being, its role in public policy, how to measure progress and what the data tells us, particularly with regards to young people.

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Criminal record checks in sporting activities

Sector News - Fri, 16/05/2014 - 08:32

New from NSPCC’s Child Protection in Sport Unit resource library, notes on the Disclosure and Barring Service information filtering rules introduced in 2013 which have a significant impact on what information an organisation is legally entitled to ask for concerning an individual’s criminal history. The CPSU has worked with several sports bodies and legal experts to amend the template self-declaration form in order to reflect these changes.

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Voluntary Action North Forum (VAN)

Warwickshire Partnership Events - Thu, 15/05/2014 - 04:32
Thursday, 15 May 2014 from 09:30 to 13:30 (BST)

Wood End Village Hall
Tamworth Road
CV9 2QH Wood End
United Kingdom

Hosted By:
Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action

Warwickshire CAVA provides the following support to the Voluntary & Community Sector Organisations and groups within Warwickshire:

  • Funding advice/Support
  • Group support/Development
  • Community Development
  • Training
  • Strong Representation under COMPACT
  • Community Accountancy

Warwickshire CAVA supports volunteers within Rugby and Warwick District. Our Volunteer Centres provide the following:

  • Volunteering Recruitment and Referrals
  • Campaigning and Promotion
  • Good Practice in Volunteer Management
  • Youth Volunteering
  • Transport Projects

Register for this event now at:

Event Details:

Exploring community and voluntary sector opportunities through the proposed North Warwickshire LEADER Project 2015-2020 Consultation event: 15th May 2014, 9.30am-1.00pm, Wood End Village Hall as part of the North Warwickshire CAVA Voluntary Action Network Forum


  AGENDA 9.30am -
Arrival and coffee/tea     10.00am -

Welcome and Introductions
Davina Key, North Warwickshire CAVA and LEADER Local Action Group



10.15am -

 Introduction to LEADER

Emma McKay LEADER Development Officer,
North Warwickshire Borough Council



10.45am -

Developing the LEADER Strategy for 2015-2020: A brief resumé
of the work involved and the key elements of an emerging strategy  

Dr Rick Ball/Angela Baines, Localecon Associates



11.00am -

Discussion Groups



12.00pm -

Following the group discussions there will be a short feedback 
session from 12.00pm-12.30pm




 Lunch and networking

    Please note we will need to adhere to timings if you have more questions than timings will allow, please use the break sessions for asking these questions. This agenda is subject to change.     For further information please contact Sarah Murray on 01827 718080, or email:     We look forward to seeing you,
Warwickshire Community and Voluntary Action

CREATIVE SUPPORT: Relief Floating Support Worker

Guardian Charity Jobs - West Midlands - Thu, 15/05/2014 - 00:00
£7.10ph plus accrued holiday credit: CREATIVE SUPPORT: Supporting individuals with mental health needs in their own homes in the Dudley area on a relief basis Dudley, West Midlands

CREATIVE SUPPORT: Volunteer Activity Assistant

Guardian Charity Jobs - West Midlands - Thu, 15/05/2014 - 00:00
Voluntary Basis: CREATIVE SUPPORT: Assisting in the preparation and delivery of daily activity sessions in our Wolverhampton service on a voluntary basis Wolverhampton, West Midlands

00001106 – Supported Living Services for Adults with a Learning Disability and/or Autism

Warwickshire County Council Tenders - Wed, 14/05/2014 - 14:31

In-tend Project Ref: 00001106.

Warwickshire County Council is seeking bids for the provision of  Supported Living Services for Adults with a Learning Disability and/or Autism

Supported living services refer to accommodation based services where there is a property with multiple tenants (or a number of self-contained units in the same vicinity) where the services being delivered to one individual are linked or being provided in parallel to services being provided to another. Supported living is not limited to services where the support is provided 24 hours-a- day.

The period of the framework agreement will be 3 years plus up to a further one year extension at the discretion of the Authority and subject to satisfactory performance by the successful tenderers. The framework will be opened up and refreshed approx every year to allow other providers to join.

Warwickshire County Council will be using its e-tendering system CSW-JETS for the administration of this procurement process. Providers must register with the system to be able to express an interest. The web address is

Registration and use of CSW-JETS is free.

All correspondence or clarifications relating to this procurement process  must be via the CSW-JETS correspondence function. If you are having trouble registering with the website please email us at

Providers must register on CSW-JETS in order to download tender documents and any other supporting information.

The deadline for receipt of tenders is 10am Monday 23rd June 2014


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THE CHILDRENS SOCIETY-2: Children's Centre Worker

Guardian Charity Jobs - West Midlands - Wed, 14/05/2014 - 12:06
Competitive: THE CHILDRENS SOCIETY-2: Children's Centre WorkerChildren’s Centre Worker   Based in North Solihull £16,133 - £17,029 pro-rata (35 hours per week) FIXED TERM CONTRACT 31/03/15       The Children’s Society is a l
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