British Red Cross Vacancy: Service Manager – Independent Living

16th October 2018 Callum Jones 0

Role details Role reference: REQ0000021KW Date posted: 13/09/2018 Application closing date: 31/10/2018  Package: 36 days holiday (including Bank Holidays) Option to buy an extra 5 days annual leave Up to 6% contributory pension Flexible working policy Role category/type: Health & Social Care  Role description Service Manager – Independent Living Location: Cwmbran (requires travel within South East Wales) Contract type: Permanent Hours per week: 35 Salary: GBP 21,299 per annum About the role If you are keen to lead an amazing team and the delivery of services which really make a difference to the lives of vulnerable people, this could be for you. We have an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic and diverse individual to join our vibrant Independent Living (IL) team as a Service Manager. You […]

Age Cymru Winter Celebration Grant

11th October 2018 Callum Jones 0

 Winter Celebration Grant Eligibility and Criteria Through funding from Age Cymru, one-off grants of up to £150 are available for social events at winter time. Eligibility In order to apply for this grant programme applicants must be a local older people’s group in Wales. An older people’s group is understood to be an organised group of older people meeting regularly for social, recreational and other mutually beneficial purposes. The group must be properly established, with a clear set of rules, constitution or terms of reference. The group must have its own bank account, as the grant will only be paid by BACS. Grants cannot be made to individuals. What type of activity can be funded? Christmas lunches or Christmas parties New Year celebrations Chinese New […]

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Headway Cardiff & South East Wales: Walking Group Volunteer

5th October 2018 Callum Jones 0

Role Description: Walking Group Volunteer Purpose: Our Walking Group provides brain injury survivors with an opportunity for peer support; to increase social networks, to reduce isolation and regain confidence through exercising and being outdoors. Main tasks: Tasks for this role include: welcoming service users and sitting down with them; giving them some one-to-one time or encouraging group interaction during the session stimulating and motivating people to engage in the activity that week/month providing a listening ear Walking Providing assistance to a group of walkers led by a member of Headway Cardiff staff assisting with keeping the group together and responding to group needs and pace You have the right to refuse to do any tasks that you consider to be unrealistic; outside the scope of […]

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Big Lottery Funding Surgery

4th September 2018 Callum Jones 0

Torfaen Voluntary Alliance is pleased to announce that a day of pre-booked funding advice appointments has been arranged in collaboration with the Big Lottery Fund for its National Lottery Awards for All Wales (A4AW) and People and Places (P&P) funding programmes. A4AW awards grants are between £300 and £10,000, and P&P between £10,001 to £100,000 (Medium) and £100,001 to £500,000 (Large). Voluntary and community groups working in the Torfaen area are welcome to sign-up for a half-hour appointment to talk with a Big Lottery Fund officer to discuss their proposed project ideas. Groups that wish to attend must be available anytime between 10am and 3pm on Thursday 4 October 2018. To apply for an appointment please e-mail us at, before 24th September 2018, with […]

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Home Secretary launches the Early Intervention Youth Fund!!

8th August 2018 Callum Jones 0

The Early Intervention Youth Fund has been launched by the Home Secretary to support projects which steer young people away from violent crime. The Home Office is providing up to £22 million of funding over the next two financial years (2018/19-2019/20) to support communities in tackling serious violence. The Home Office is inviting bids from Police and Crime Commissioners, working in partnership with their community safety partnerships or local equivalent. More information on the Fund, including details of how PCCs can bid, is available here…/publicat…/early-intervention-youth-fund

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Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner – Vacancies

8th August 2018 Callum Jones 0

Are you interested in coming to work with my team? We have some exciting new opportunities in Communications & Engagement and Policy.   For more info,   A oes gennych chi ddiddordeb mewn dod i weithio gyda fy nhîm? Mae gennym ni gyfleoedd newydd cyffrous  ar y timau Cyfathrebu ac Ymgysylltu a Polisi.   Os oes gennych ddiddordeb ewch i   

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Opportunity at Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre

8th August 2018 Callum Jones 0

Administrative Assistant Part Time (temporary – nine months) LGAC is seeking a Part Time Administrative Assistant to join its team, we are looking for an enthusiastic individual to assist with ongoing development and delivery of the art centre’s activity. This is an entry level post and would suit a recent graduate or an individual looking to start a career in the visual arts. The post is for three days per week and will include Saturdays. This post is paid at the National Living Wage. Closing date: 19th August 2018. Interviews will take place at Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre in Cwmbran on Wednesday 22nd August 2018. Details of the post and application process can be found at the links below: Job Application Form Person Specification

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Torfaen Youth Grant 2018/19

26th July 2018 Callum Jones 0

Torfaen Youth Grant 2018/19 Torfaen Youth Grant is aimed at funding a range of small volunteering projects and activities that are led and carried out by young people. Applications are selected and recommended by the Torfaen Youth Panel.  To get a copy of the application please click here. To see the application criteria please click here. Applications need to be in by Monday 6th August 2018.