CLCGB Secures Youth Social Action Fund Grant
WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR NEW FUND TO GET MORE YOUNG PEOPLE INVOLVED IN SOCIAL ACTION THROUGH UNIFORMED GROUPS
The Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne today confirmed the list of uniformed youth groups to benefit from the £10 million Uniformed Youth Social Action Fund. The Church Lads' and Church Girls' Brigade have secured a grant of £563k of funding for an 18 month period to increase its membership across the UK, Northern Ireland and Wales.
Training and Development Officer post
“The best way to predict the future is to create it!”
HAVE YOU GOT THE APTITUDE TO MOVE CLCGB FORWARD, CREATING OUR FUTURE BY ENHANCING OUR LEADERS SKILLS?
We need a
Training and Development Officer
We are looking to appoint a part time Training and Development Officer to support the new Development Team along with our fantastic volunteers. This post is funded up until March 2016 and is initially for two days a week working flexible hours.
You will be required to equip staff with the knowledge, practical skills and motivation to carry out work-related tasks. Support training sessions in each of our eight regions and arrange for third party trainers to deliver specialist training as required.
Exciting new job opportunity - Project Development Manager
Project Development Manager
We are looking for a dynamic and driven individual to oversee our new development team - the appointment is full time and will be based at our Headquarters in Wath upon Dearne, Rotherham.
As an experienced programme manager you will need to be familiar with youth work, CLCGB, and managing the team that support our volunteers.
Your role will include management of four regional development workers, preparing innovative and exciting promotional material, overseeing targets developing presentation for the team to deliver in schools, community groups and Diocesan Synods.
Regional Development Worker Posts
REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKER POSTS
Are you up for a Challenge?
Do you have?
- Experience of work with children and young people and volunteers
- Good Communication skills
- An ability to work on your own initiative as well as being part of national team
- A desire to work within the context of a Christian uniformed organization in the Anglican Church
If you do and you feel you can make a real difference to children and young people and help the CLCGB grow is youth work provision, then we want to hear from you!
The CLCGB, thanks to a major funding grant, is committed to developing exciting new work in parishes where there is a need for youth work provision for children and young people where there is no other youth work provision.
Earth to Echo
Earth to Echo (in UK cinemas on 25thJuly) is this summer’s epic family adventure! At www.damaris.org/earthtoecho you can order free packs which will enable you to run anEcho Adventure Partywith themed food and fun and thought-provoking activities and crafts all built around special videos and clips from the film.
Earth To Echocaptures all the mystery, excitement and wonder of an extra-terrestrial occurrence in a small Nevada suburb. But at its heart, the movie is about friendship. The DVD featurettes at www.damaris.org/earthtoecho focus on the issues of lasting friendships and making a difference – both extremely relevant to your children!
These packs are ideal for your groups as an end of term activity or to use during the summer holidays, and will be great for camps. They are designed for use with children aged 6-12.
#Free children's resources for epic family adventure #EarthToEcho at www.damaris.org/earthtoecho
BMS! Reminder to update
Just a gentle reminder....
When new members join your company please ensure that these members are registered on BMS! within 4 weeks of starting. If members are not registered on BMS! they may not be insured if any accident does occur, this protects your company and the organisation. All members must be registered on BMS! to enter any competitions, camps etc.
Coming soon.... from autumn we will be introducing new forms for camps and competitions to use, and all you will need is the Brigade Membership Numbers and the forms will self-populate.
Every man Remembered
The Royal British Legion is working with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission to keep alive the memory of those who fell in the First World War, for future generations. We would like every single man and woman from across the Commonwealth who fell to be individually commemorated by those alive today. This is your chance to take part in a truly historic and incredibly significant act of remembrance. For further details click visit the following website http://www.everymanremembered.org/
Brigade Vocational Qualifications
Brigade Vocational Qualification - Gives you UCAS points
A nationally recognised Level 2 Certificate in Youth Work Practice
The ways to achieve it:
Through the Brigade’s website, leaders will be guided by on-line tutorials to develop their knowledge and understanding of Working with Young People and Children.
Using a mixture of theory and practice leaders will work to complete four mandatory and a number of optional units, usually 2 – 3, to achieve sufficient credits to gain the Certificate, through ABC – the Awarding Body Consortium.
New email address for NHQ
Stores - Used stock
Brigade Stores have various used stores items for purchasing. These goods have been checked for any defects and are all in operational order. All of these goods have been washed and ready to be used at a discounted price. To see the full list of items available click the following link: Used Stores Stock July 14