Blaen Bran Community Woodland

23rd June 2015 Simon Harris 0

Blaen Bran Community Woodland. What is Blaen Bran all about? Well its 100 acres of amazing Welsh woodland above Upper Cwmbran for the use of the whole community. We are a charity predominantly relying on volunteers to run events and to maintain and manage the woods. Blaen Bran may be the only community run woodland in Wales to have planted an arboretum, which features species native to South Wales. This area alone is of amazing educational value, and in addition we have a forest school facility known as Parsons Wood. So how can you all get involved? Well, we invite visitors to join our “Friends of Blaen Bran” scheme which has a nominal membership fee. You can follow us on Face book and soon to […]

Age Connects Torfaen Vacancy

9th June 2015 Simon Harris 0

Age Connects Torfaen currently has a vacancy: Post: Floating Support Worker Purpose: To act as a key worker providing practical, social and emotional support, advice, information and advocacy towards the goal of achieving greater independence and enhance the quality of everyday lives in an individual’s own home and the community. Salary: £17,721 on satisfactory completion of 6 month probation Term: 12 month fixed term contract Hours per week: 37 Area: Torfaen Office Base: Abersychan Welsh Desirable: No Closing Date: 4pm, Wednesday 17th June, 2015 Interview Date: To be confirmed Additional Information: Open to male and female candidates A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be requested for this post Education: A relevant degree or other qualification (minimum level 3 QCF Health & Social Care) […]