Join the largest charity associated with a super league club
Huddersfield Giants Community Trust are seeking to appoint individuals to become new members of our Board of Trustees. We need people who are committed to understanding and developing the innovative ways in which the Trust supports more than 200,000 different young people a year, many with complex and multiple needs. We are a non-profit organisation delivering sports, education & NCS-based initiatives into the community. We are the largest official charity affiliated with a super league club. We are here to inspire, create opportunities, promote being active and as a whole building a community where everyone belongs.
The Board meets at least 6 times a year for an average 2.5 hours. There is also a need to read reports in advance of each meeting.
for applications is Friday 19th July 2019
The current system of delivering
social care isn’t working for service users, staff or the community. But the
power of co-operation can make things better.
is seeking to recruit a Registered Manager to develop and lead a new community
based, domiciliary adult social care co-operative, within the Colne Valley area
of Kirklees. We need an energetic, well organised, social care professional who
wants to put their strong ethical and co-operative values into practice. The
successful candidate will set up systems and policies to secure CQC
registration and manage the service delivery.
candidate will have NVQ Level 5 in Leadership and Management (or equivalent)
and at least 2 years’ experience of managing a “good” rated domiciliary care
details and an application pack please contact Elizabeth Hendry via
With the increasing number of terrorist
attacks associated with Islam across the globe, the constant negative portrayal
of Islam in the Media, and the current issues relating to Relationship Sex
Education in Schools and the LGBT community; isn’t it time to learn more about
Islam and Muslims from authentic sources? Here is the opportunity!
Third Sector Leaders Kirklees member, Growing Works, is holding a Summer Celebration and Annual General Meeting. This is an opportunity to hear about their projects and progress, and plans for the future. There will be bring and share food, free family activities, garden tours and music. For more information contact us on 01484 549479.
The allotments site is accessed by a track leading off Wakefield Road near the junction with Dalton Green Lane. A map of the allotments is attached but if you need directions on the day call 07719509703.
SEYH Annual Conference – Rebelling Social Enterprise Style
Fri, 28 June 2019, 09:30 – 16:00
3-13 Lord Street
We are going to be Rebelling Social Enterprise Style on Friday 28th June in Huddersfield for the SEYH Annual Conference. Hear from and celebrate those that are rebelling against the status quo in their area, whether it be environment, education, healthcare or any other. It will be a fantastic forum to network and the facilitated discussions and social entrepreneur presentations will undoubtedly be thought provoking.
Opening the conference are Rachel Spencer-Henshall – Kirklees Director of Public Health and Shabir Pandor – Leader of Kirklees Council
Key note speakers are Nick Temple – Chief Executive of Social Investment Business and Lucy Findlay MBE – Managing Director of Social Enterprise Mark Company. Both speakers have worked in the social enterprise sector for a long time and will be bringing their unique rebel position to the conference.
ConverStations are covering-
Tech for Good
Profit is not a Dirty Word
SEE Ahead with specialist social enterprise support
Key Fund and Charity Bank with social investment support and advice
Utility Aid with support around great prices for your gas and electric
WYCAS for all your accounting needs
Get Away Girls with their new photo booth
Autism Plus with their amazing chocolate
Discounts available for paid members. The event is taking place at Huddersfield Mission, just a 5 minute walk from the train station. Click here to book your tickets, there are not many left!!!
Post: Centre Manager (Lord Street) Salary: £24,657 to £26,470, depending on experience
Full time position (job share considered)
We are looking for a motivated, resourceful individual with excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills to join us at The Welcome Centre. You will be responsible for ensuring the smooth day to day operations of the food bank; this is an exciting role with varied responsibilities, in which no two days are the same.
To provide leadership, direction and supervision to the team delivering The Welcome Centre’s food bank service at our Lord Street site.
To ensure food bank stock is received, stored, transported, and distributed efficiently and safely
To ensure The Welcome Centre’s food bank service is high quality and client focused, identifying and implementing opportunities for service improvement.
About The Welcome Centre
The Welcome Centre is a large, independent food bank in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. We’re one of the largest food banks in the north of England. We have a team of five staff working across two sites, supported by almost 100 volunteers. Each year we support thousands of people in crisis in our community. Everyone we support is referred to us from one of our frontline partner agencies, and once people are referred to us we provide practical support including food, toiletries, and other essential items. We also offer people one to one advocacy, guidance and support to help them address any underlying or ongoing issues which prevent them getting back on their feet. You can find out more about The Welcome Centre at www.thewelcomecentre.org.
Next steps If you would like to apply, please visit Centre Manager to download an application pack. If you would like more information about the role, email email@example.com. Application packs include a full Job Description and Person Specification for the role.
Closing date for applications: 4pm Friday 28 June 2019