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

FREE: Modern Slavery Awareness and First Responder (NRM) Training

It is estimated that Modern Slavery affects tens of thousands of people in the UK today.  So, you are likely to come across victims of Modern Slavery in your work. The two training sessions are: Awareness Training – this is designed for front line workers and those who manage them to myth bust and help … Continue reading FREE: Modern Slavery Awareness and First Responder (NRM) Training

Making Every Contact Count (MECC) Training in Oct/Nov

MECC is an approach to behaviour change that uses the millions of day-to-day interactions that we have with people to support them in making positive changes to their physical and mental health and wellbeing. It supports the delivery of consistent and concise healthy lifestyle information, enabling individuals to engage in conversations about their health. A … Continue reading Making Every Contact Count (MECC) Training in Oct/Nov

Modern Slavery training – spaces available for sessions

Oxfordshire Safeguarding Adults Board are currently hosting free Modern Slavery training delivered by Nicola Bell of the Willow Project, which is being very well received by all who attend. Having checked the online booking system, there are a number spaces available on the following dates/sessions:- Thursday 4th July at County Hall, New Road, Oxford - … Continue reading Modern Slavery training – spaces available for sessions

Designated Safeguarding Lead Training – last minute availability for 12th, 13th June

This designated lead specialist level course (level 3) is for practitioners and professionals who work with young people and or their families. It is offered via the OSCB as multi-agency training and is designed to promote a positive culture of safeguarding and to uphold an appropriate safe multi agency partnership working practice. Intercollegiate level 3 … Continue reading Designated Safeguarding Lead Training – last minute availability for 12th, 13th June

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