Knowsley Community & Voluntary Services


Leadership. Ingenuity. Sector Social Growth

£115,000 waste prevention fund for Merseyside and Halton community groups

A share of £115,000 is up for grabs to help make the region a cleaner and greener place. The funding has been made available for Merseyside and...
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The Big Life Fix

Studio Lambert are currently producing the second series of the hit BBC Two show “The Big Life Fix”. This exciting and innovative science series...
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Yellow Warning of Wind

Please be advised that as per the attached, the Met Office has issued a Yellow Warning of Wind which will affect the North West of England. This is...
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Community Powered Change – VSNW Annual Conference

KCVS recently attended the annual Voluntary Sector North West Conference in Manchester, with a series of key note addresses and workshops under the...
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OPCC Victim Care 2017/2018 Commissioning and Tendering Opportunities

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner will be commissioning victim services for the period 1st April 2017 to 31 March 2018. The priority...
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We are Knowsley CVS.

We provide leadership to the voluntary, community, social enterprise and faith sector to influence local sector social growth.

On this website you will find information about our full range of services, on-line links and resources to help you from starting up your group to helping you grow and develop, advice on funding, news from across the sector to inspire and encourage joint working, a jobs board if you are looking to change and something for the weekend in our events section, as well as much more besides.

Northwood Together Community Organiser and Support Worker

Northwood Together Community Organiser and Support Worker

Fixed term 2 Year Contract. Full-time (37 hours per week), flexible hours. 

Salary SCP 26-30   £23,116 – £26,556    

Home-Start Knowsley on behalf of the Northwood Together Big Local Partnership is inviting applications for the post of Northwood Together Community Organiser and Support Worker. This post is integral to the strategic operations of the Partnership to achieve their shared vision for the Northwood Together Big Local Area.

Northwood Together is a 10 year community programme (funded by Big Lottery) which gives local people a chance to make a difference in their neighbourhood by raising aspirations, creating opportunities, and enriching lives. This Big Local programme is bringing £1M of Big Lottery funding to Northwood for residents to make it a better place.

The post holder will be expected to take the lead on all aspects of the grass roots operational management of the Big Local Programme in Northwood.

For further details including how to apply, please visit the Home-Start website.

Closing Date for applications: Noon, Friday 3rd February 2017

 Interviews:  27th February 2017

Community Wellbeing Officer x 2 – Halton

Salary: £18,833 (6 month probationary period)  Hours: 37.5 hours per week  Place of work: Halton and surrounding areas

Purpose of Post

We’re looking for an experienced community worker to join our dedicated team and play a crucial role in engaging Halton residents in health and well-being activities through GP Practices and hospitals.
The successful candidate will be working collaboratively and creatively with practice patients, staff, Clinicians and wider stakeholders to generate better health outcomes for patients.

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