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Please see what’s on, where and when calendar below >>>CASSCalendarMarch2014
An exciting opportunity is on offer for a skilled and caring manager to provide leadership to two well established, community grown voluntary organisations in the Staffordshire Moorlands. Please see attached Moorlands Homelink – Bank House DCCE manager feb14
Headway South Staffordshire is a registered charity supporting adults with an acquired brain injury (ABI)How to apply and more details click here>>>>>>Headway new job advert
Please see the useful and interesting Skillbase Training 24February workshop places still available for yourself, staff or colleagues now.
Staffordshire Fire & Rescue are committed to reducing the number of accidental dwelling fires which result in injury or death for the most vulnerable members of our communities through partnership working. Please see Olive2014 Training Dates for more information.
Please find attached the aspects Spring 2014 newsletter.SPRINGfinalonline
Please take a few minutes to read this important news story about DBS service availability during March:
DBS Corporate Communications
The New Year is looking a lot brighter for young jobseekers in STAFFORDSHIRE as the Big Lottery Fund announces the area is to receive almost £1 Million from Talent Match, its national £100m youth unemployment initiative. Click below
The Community Inspiration Award has been set up by Community Foundation, to recognise outstanding contributions made by staff from the public sector and members of the community, whose work has inspired and motivated others. For more information click on the link below information and nomination form Awards 2014
News from SkillBase Training
Have you decided what your training priorities are as we move towards the end of this financial year? Do you still have some of your training budget? Why not make use of it in March and attend the SkillBase training courses? Please see below for more details
A survey on village and community halls is being run by ACRE, the rural community council body for England, to get a clearer picture on topical issues such as licensing, VAT, rate relief and broadband. The information gathered will be used to help raise the profile of community buildings, their volunteers and volunteer management committee members.
Please find attached information SSNMH_Project Manager 2014 regarding a new staff vacancy at South Staffordshire Network for Mental Health for Project Manager.
The post is for 18 hours per week, at £21,067 (pro rata), and is for 12 month post commencing 1 April 2014.
Do you need bespoke training for your staff? Are you interested in adding to your CV? Not sure what training you need? Well call Sue on 01785 279930 or Paul on 01785 279938 they will be happy to advise you and taylor make training to your specific needs. Also please see the training courses available in March >>>>>SkillBaseTraining March
HM Revenue and Customs has updated its guidance for when charities need to complete a tax return. It explains the importance of always filing tax returns within the time limits to avoid incurring a penalty even if there is no tax to pay, http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/charities/tax/basics.htm
The Health and Safety Executive is reminding employers that old 1999 health and safety law posters must be replaced by 5th April this year. This can be with a newer version of the poster, or by issuing a copy of a pocket card or leaflet, which can be downloaded from HSE’s website.
See FAQs at http://www.hse.gov.uk/contact/faqs/lawposter.htm
or downloads/order from
Want to Improve your Presentation Skills?
Did you know that research has found that the majority of people fear standing up and speaking in public more than they fear death! If you feel a bit like that or if you just want to improve your presentation skills then come along to the Presentation Skills course on March 24th 10.00 – 4.00 from only £79 per place.
Are you an Administrator?
Would you like to attend a training course designed specifically for you? SkillBase Training have just the course on March 27th 9.30 – 12.30.The Effective Administrator, from only £49 per place. Come along and join others doing the same type of role as you; an opportunity to reflect on and improve your skills. The course will cover, managing multiple priorities, managing upwards, being assertive and saying ‘no’.
Emergency First Aid Course Feb 13th 9.30 – 4.30 still has places – book yours now.
Both courses will be held at SDVS 131 – 141 North Walls Stafford.
To book a place email email@example.com