OSCB – Temporary Guidance on Safeguarding Training

The OSCB has recently taken the decision to cancel all face to face courses on a temporary basis. We are aware that potentially this could lead to the situation where some practitioners may be left without the necessary mandatory training to have contact with children and young people. We are now in a position to … Continue reading OSCB – Temporary Guidance on Safeguarding Training

Health – 2 workshops for people interested in health research and how to carry out studies

Oxford Biomedical Research Centre (a collaboration between the University and the Oxford University Hospitals Trust) together with other local research organisations run workshops for people who may be interested in health research. The workshops are more about how people can get involved with designing and carrying out studies rather than being participants in them. Details … Continue reading Health – 2 workshops for people interested in health research and how to carry out studies

Community First Oxfordshire – Asset Based Community Development, 2 day workshop

Join Chris Chinnock for a two day exploration of the theory and practice of Asset Based Community Development, Nurture Development are delighted to be working in partnership with Community First Oxfordshire to offer this opportunity to local people, VCS organisations and Public Service professionals to explore how placing the emphasis on what is strong rather … Continue reading Community First Oxfordshire – Asset Based Community Development, 2 day workshop

Trustees week, November 2019 – OCVA open afternoon

Trustees Week is an annual event to showcase the great work that trustees do and highlight opportunities for people from all walks of life to get involved and make a difference. Trustees are the people in charge of a charity. They help to make the UK the sixth most giving country in the world. They play a … Continue reading Trustees week, November 2019 – OCVA open afternoon

OSEP: eScalate Programme – apply to be part of a network of Social Enterprise Hubs

OSEP (www.osep.org.uk) won a bid with OxLEP for European funding to support social enterprises, enterprising charities and other established organisations like purposeful business. This programme, called eScalate, runs until March 2022 and the basis on which OSEP won the contract is its ability to draw on expertise and experience to deliver these services from people and organisations … Continue reading OSEP: eScalate Programme – apply to be part of a network of Social Enterprise Hubs

Cascading Leadership Programme 2020 – free for leaders working in health and wellbeing organisations

Cascading Leadership provides an invaluable free opportunity for leaders working in health and wellbeing organisations in the voluntary and community sector (VCS) in the UK to develop their leadership skills and receive practical support. It is built on a peer-to-peer model where an experienced VCS leader (a consultant) supports another VCS leader who is seeking … Continue reading Cascading Leadership Programme 2020 – free for leaders working in health and wellbeing organisations

Get your organisation’s story across in an engaging way

Charity Mentors [link to https://www.charitymentors.co.uk/%5D has teamed up with Film Oxford [link to https://www.filmoxford.org/%5D to create a bespoke course for charities looking to get their message across through video. The course aimed at the beginner video maker using their smartphone, will focus on producing short talking head videos of about 1-1.5 minutes to load on … Continue reading Get your organisation’s story across in an engaging way

HIT training – 12 week accredited short courses

HIT training are running 12 week accredited short courses which can be completed online or via workbooks - if you opt to complete the course via the workbooks they will be posted to the home address of the learner. You will be allocated a Training consultant who will be able to help with any questions … Continue reading HIT training – 12 week accredited short courses