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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Safeguarding training in June 2017 – SSAB

Solihull Safeguarding Adults Board (SSAB) is offering some free places on the following courses for agencies delivering services to Solihull residents. (Click on the course title to download course details.)

Dealing with concerns about abuse and neglect (Level 2)
15th June 2017

Promoting best standards in care (Level 3)
Monday 19th June – 9:30am-4:30pm

Learning the lessons from safeguarding adult

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Personal Assistants – SoLO Life Opportunities

SoLO Life Opportunities are recruiting for PA staff and would really like to hear from you – especially if you have availability to work at weekends!

We are looking for enthusiastic and positive people with good interpersonal skills, with a person centred approach to liaise with families to provide individual support to children, young people and

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Finance Manager – Age UK Solihull

Age UK Solihull are seeking a proactive, experienced Finance Manager to maintain and develop financial reporting and compliance for the Charity based out of our offices in Solihull.

Working part-time, the Finance Manager will have full responsibility for the maintenance and legal compliance of the financial records of the Charity and monitoring its financial performance against

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Young people’s outdoor activities – Andy Fanshawe Trust

The Andy Fanshawe Memorial Trust (AFMT ) supports projects that allow disadvantaged young people the chance to develop an existing interest in the great outdoors.

The Trust usually supports programmes that are run by schools or youth groups, but welcomes applications from individuals, but these must have a referee.

The AFMT support a wide range of projects,

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Wesleyan Foundation launched

Wesleyan, the specialist financial mutual, has launched a new charitable foundation in partnership with Heart of England Community Foundation with an aim to give up to £1 million a year to good causes.

The Wesleyan Foundation hopes to award around 100 grants in its first year and will enable its customers and members to decide

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Power To Change – Community Business Fund

Power to Change Trust’s Community Business Fund offers grants of between £50,000 and £300,000 to existing community businesses in England looking to progress towards self-sufficiency.

Previous grants have been awarded to a wide range of businesses including:

Shops
Farms
Transport
Energy schemes
Community hubs.

The Community Business Fund only awards grants to incorporated organisations who are:

Locally rooted
Accountable to

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Scurrah Wainright Charity

The Scurrah Wainright Charity supports a wide range of charitable projects in the UK with an emphasis on social reform and tackling the root causes of social inequity. The charity favours causes that are outside the mainstream, and unlikely to be funded by other charities. Typically, grants are between £1,000 and £5,000.

An organisation applying

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Thursday, May 25th, 2017

National Churches Trust Project Development Grants

Grants of up to £10,000 are available to support churches of any Christian denomination to become more sustainable. Priority in this round will be given to applications from the North East of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, as well as from Baptist and Presbyterian churches. Buildings must have been built as churches originally and

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Thursday, May 18th, 2017

General Manager – SCHA

Starting Salary: £40,000 per annum (pro rata)

Based in Solihull    

24 hours of work per week

Solihull Care Housing Association Ltd (SCHA) provides good quality homes and services for people with a range of special needs including frail elderly, people with learning disabilities and people with mental health needs.

We are now seeking to recruit an inspirational leader

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Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Feminist Review Trust Grants

The Feminist Review Trust has announced that the next round of its 2016 grants programme is now open for applications.

The Feminist Review Trust gives grants of up to £15,000 to projects in the UK and internationally that support women.

For 2017 and 2018 priority will be given to projects that

promote lesbian and transgender rights;
tackle violence against

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