Knowsley Community & Voluntary Services
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News, Events and Vacancies for our community.
On Wednesday 9th August, your Local Funding Officer Conor Cross will be at Centre 63, Old School Lane, Kirkby, L32 5TH from 10:00am-3:30pm.
To find out more ….read more
Community groups which work to divert young people away from crime and anti-social behaviour are being given the chance to bid for grants for projects running during the autumn half-term.read more
We are recruiting a team of talented expert Associates across all charity and business functions. Interested? Please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org more
Knowsley CVS Volunteer Managers Forum provides support and development to all Knowsley VIO’s (Volunteer Involving Organisations). If you are a Charity, Voluntary, Community or Social Action Group, Faith based or Social Enterprise this forum is open to your key personnel who co-ordinate and manages volunteers. The forum is an opportunity to learn new skills, create connections and keep up to date on current policy and practice for VIO’s in Knowsley.read more
Come along to the Family Festival at Jubilee Park, Lincombe Road, L36 2LN for a fun family day out.read more
Part time (30 hours per week)
Based in Liverpool City Centre (you will be required to travel in and around Liverpool).
Salary £18,000 per annum (equivalent to £22,500 for a 37.5 hr week)
Applications close 12 noon Wednesday 26th July 2017read more
If you were unable to attend the Knowsley Better Together event on 29th June then this is the event for you.
Knowsley Council is currently establishing ‘Knowsley Better Together.’ This broad approach recognises that stakeholders need to work together in order to achieve our shared outcomes. The Council have responded to this in its new Corporate Plan. The plan outlines what the Council hopes to achieve and how it needs to work to get things done.read more
Knowsley CVS are looking to recruit a Project Director – Innovation & Consultancy
Salary: circa £26,000
Location: Nutgrove Villa, Huyton, Knowsley
Hours of work: 37.5 Monday – Friday with flexibility to meet the requirements of the role. Part-time and job share will be considered.
Accountable to: Chief Operating Officerread more
Salary: £23,000 p.a.
Hours: 35 per week
Location: Knowsley and North West, occasionally further afield
This new post has been created to increase the numbers of customers purchasing payroll and managed accounts services across Merseyside and the North West and developing our profile and market position further afield.read more
Come along to a variety of FREE ‘Ways to Wellbeing’ courses including Mindfulness, Sleep and Relaxation, Stress Less, Creative Crafts and Creative Painting all within the Knowsley area.read more
Over the past year Knowsley Council and Knowsley Community and Voluntary Services have been leading a process of engagement with the Community, Faith and Social Enterprise Sector (Social Sector), to talk about how we work together in the future, to achieve our joint aims and aspirations.read more
Grants of up to £2,000 are available for not-for-profit organisations based in local communities in England, Scotland and Wales to deliver projects or provide equipment to people in need at the heart of their local communities.read more
Sahir House are offering a 6 month fixed term contract, at an annual equivalent salary of £28,203 (or £2,350 per month before tax and deductions) for a skilled analyst.read more
Job Title: Services Coordinator
Salary: £23,000 per annum
Hours: Full-time 35 hours per week
Accountable to: CEO, Knowsley Disability Concern (KDC)
Location: Knowsley Disability Concern, 263a Tarbock Road Huyton,
Merseyside, L36 0SD, with travel throughout the North West Region and occasionally further afield.
The Merseyside Independent Business Awards have been launched publicly today.
Entry deadline – 11/08/2017
Awards ceremony takes place – 12/10/2017 at Titanic Hotel Liverpool.
Sunday 25th June
Venue: The Coach House and Bowring Park
Time 11am – 4.30pmread more
The aim of this grant fund is to assist Knowsley based social enterprises, charities and community groups (“organisation”) to:-
• increase independence
• contribute to the local economic growth and social value
• improve community resilience
• contribute to greater community collaboration and cohesionread more
Coffee Morning At Rebound – In Aid Of The Alzheimer’s Society.
Wed 14th June 11.15 am to 1pm
Everyone welcome!read more
A trained chef, wanting to give something back to the community, is looking to volunteer in the evening and weekends. If you could make use of this volunteer offer please call Lindsey on 0151 489 1222 or email email@example.com with your details.read more
The AIM of the ‘Friends of the Kirkby Gallery & Prescot Museum’ is to give those with an interest in the arts, the opportunity to support the activities in the Gallery and the purchase of new works and the further development of the Gallery and Prescot Museum whilst enjoying the benefits of its service.read more
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