Local Trust – Briefing on grassroots volunteering in response to COVID-19

Local Trust has published its sixth briefing as part of their rapid research series. This research series focuses on the Covid-19 responses across 26 communities in England, and how they will recover. This briefing uses insights from across these communities to explore questions in relation to what volunteering is taking place, who is getting involved, … Continue reading Local Trust – Briefing on grassroots volunteering in response to COVID-19

FUNDING: Charities Aid Foundation – Covid-19 Resilience Fund (closes 10th Nov)

The CAF Resilience Fund exists to help charitable organisations in England that support the people hardest hit by Covid-19. Through hundreds of targeted grants, this fund will support those working with vulnerable and disadvantaged groups such as those living in deprived areas, those supporting Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities and people with disabilities. Both … Continue reading FUNDING: Charities Aid Foundation – Covid-19 Resilience Fund (closes 10th Nov)

JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Assistant Projects Manager (p/t)

Fixed term post until 31st March 2021 (with possibility of further 6 month extension) Hours: 20 Hours per week Salary Level: Up to £26,000 pro rata Holiday: 23 Days pro rata plus Bank Holidays pro rata Pension: Workplace Pension Scheme Available Will consider a secondment placement Working under the Projects Manager, and closely with the … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Assistant Projects Manager (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: FarmAbility – Programme Coordinator (p/t)

Role summary: We are an Oxfordshire-based outdoor, farming-focused programme for people with learning disabilities and autism. We work in partnership with farms and growing spaces to enable people to benefit from regular, active engagement in productive outdoor activities. We are looking for a dedicated and energetic Programme Coordinator to lead the smooth running of the … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: FarmAbility – Programme Coordinator (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: The Frontline – Frontline Graduate Programme

Role summary: No child’s life chances should be limited by their social or family circumstances. Our mission is to create positive social change for children who do not have a safe or stable home. We do this by developing excellent social work practice and leadership. Our Frontline Graduate programme supports outstanding candidates to become incredible … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: The Frontline – Frontline Graduate Programme

JOB VACANCY: The Listening Centre – Practitioner Coordinator (p/t)

The Practitioner Coordinator reports to the Chair of Trustees. The two major areas of responsibility are allocating incoming clients to our practitioners, and supporting practitioners from when they first contact the organisation to when they leave. The role is best suited to a mature counsellor/psychotherapist with considerable clinical experience either in private practice or with … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: The Listening Centre – Practitioner Coordinator (p/t)

FUNDING: Anton Jurgens Charitable Trust – Grants for socially disadvantaged and/or disabilities

The aim of the Trust is to ‘alleviate suffering by making grants to charitable organisations that try to help those who are vulnerable in our society’. Applications can be submitted by UK registered charities and should clearly state whether the grant would be used for the running costs of the charity or for a particular … Continue reading FUNDING: Anton Jurgens Charitable Trust – Grants for socially disadvantaged and/or disabilities

JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Benefits in Practice, Generalist Advice Caseworker (p/t)

Benefits in Practice Generalist Advice Caseworker Fixed term contract until 31st March 2022 Hours: 15 hours per week Salary Level: £22,117 pro rata Holiday: 23 days pro rata plus Bank Holidays pro rata Pension: Workplace Pension Scheme Available The Benefits in Practice Project is a partnership between Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire and Public Health, part … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Benefits in Practice, Generalist Advice Caseworker (p/t)

JOB VACANCY: Oxford United in the Community – Custody Intervention Coach – DIVERT

Role summary: Oxford United in the Community is recruiting for a very special role, a DIVERT Custody Intervention Coach, who will work alongside the county’s criminal justice system We are looking for someone with a strong, independent but calm character who has extensive experience of working with young people and is good at building trusting … Continue reading JOB VACANCY: Oxford United in the Community – Custody Intervention Coach – DIVERT