RIO are delivering an RBS ‘Inspiring Youth Enterprise programme’ starting 12th March 2014. This is a five week course, where young people will gain SEQ Bronze award as well as work as a team to create a real social enterprise that makes a change to the community.
Information here: Plymouth RBS 12th March
For more information please contact: Kate Rowlands on: 07595 491018
RIO is running an 8 week learning programme for young people aged 16- 18 years who are interested in the creative industries and exploring this in a practical way.
It will be held at Devonport Guildhall starting 17th March 2014.
As well as practical work experience the young people will gain;
• Level 1 accreditation in Work preparation to the creative industries
• Functional skills (Numeracy and Literacy) from Plymouth City College
• Employability skills
• Enterprise skills
Contact Kate Rowlands for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07595 491018 or 01752 395028
Details here: Plymouth Creative Approaches
There are the following vacancies with Aptawards:
Director of Sales, Marketing and Customer Support
We are seeking a self-motivated and enthusiastic Director of Sales, Marketing and Customer Support to further develop and lead the sales and marketing activities of apt awards. This is a full time position working 35 hours per week. The position is fixed term until 31st December 2014. The successful applicant will be field based with the requirement to spend 2/3 days in the office.
For full information please visit our Vacancies page.
Closing Date – Noon, Friday 7th March 2014
Interviews – Monday 17th March 2014 – venue to be confirmed
Members to Higher Education and Access Committee
We are currently seeking new members for the apt awards Higher Education and Access Committee (HEAC). The HEAC is a sub-committee of the apt awards Board, set up to oversee the Access Validating Agency (AVA) activity of the organisation. The committee includes members from Access to HE providers, regional Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and other individuals with an interest in Access to HE provision.
To register your interest, please contact email@example.com, Director of Access by 28th March 2014.
Fairport and Plymouth Play Association are facilitating a free family craft activity at Plymouth City Market, in the shop that used to be Teresa’s Gifts – at the Frankfort Gate entrance, so adjacent to our stall – this Saturday, 1st March – Fairport’s 1st birthday – from 2pm til 5pm. Drop in any time and help us:
* make a model banana plantation
* learn about how bananas are grown
* find out more about Fair Trade
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
They are open as usual from 9.30am on their stall (99&100) and also will be in the one-off workshop shop from 10am, so drop in and find out what’s going on.
Remember, there is 10% off all Fairtrade Marked items throughout Fairtrade fortnight.
Visit: www.fairport.coop. Fairport hope to see you on Saturday for activities and Fairport’s 1st birthday celebrations.
From Fairport & Lesley, Plymouth Play Association
Plymouth Energy Community is looking for Fuel Debt Advisors
Fixed term contract for 12 months Grade E (£21,067 – £23,188) per annum
Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) is a community run co-operative which looks to address fuel poverty and help residents cope with rising energy prices in the city, as well as helping the city generate more of it’s own power.
Plymouth Energy Community is now seeking to recruit 2 fuel debt advisors to coincide with the launch of a new fuel debt advice service. As a fuel debt advisor you will help clients apply to the British Gas Energy Trust for grants to clear their energy debt, as well as referring them to other services which will help them budget successfully in the future. The successful candidates will be employed as Plymouth City Council employees, under a service level agreement with Plymouth Energy Community.
- Those who are committed to, and passionate about helping people, as well as obtaining the best possible outcomes for clients
- Have some debt advice experience, preferably in relation to fuel debt (though training will be given)
- Have a proven track record of meeting targets
This exciting opportunity will enable the post holder to make a real difference to people’s lives.
For more information, or an informal discussion, please call Paul Elliott on 307574.
Interviews will be held on Monday 10th March. To apply, please go to http://www.plymouth.gov.uk/homepage/jobsandcareers/counciljobs.htm
The Real Ideas Organisation is recruiting for three new positions available within Talent Match.
Talent Match Enrolment and Data Administrator
Talent Match Enterprise Coordinator
Talent Match Apprentice
The positions are based in Liskeard and you can access more information and the application packs by clicking here.
To apply email firstname.lastname@example.org with a completed application pack (application form and equal opportunities form), or phone us on 08458 621288 if you would like more information.
Tamar Grow Local’s annual Graft, Sow and Grow event is taking place at Cotehele on the 1st and 2nd March.
It’s a great event with opportunities to graft your own apple trees, swap last year’s seeds for new and get ready to get growing in your own garden. There will be talks on bee-keeping, orchard management, growing vines for wines and creating a wildlife garden.
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