Fantastic job opportunity with Book of You CIC, North Wales #job #jobswales #SocEnt #Wales

Book of You CIC are recruiting sessional workers this year to work with us on our latest North Wales projects, including those living with dementia and also young adults with learning disabilities. Book of You CIC won the Tech For Good category at the Social Business Wales Awards in 2017. In 2018 we are lookingContinue reading “Fantastic job opportunity with Book of You CIC, North Wales #job #jobswales #SocEnt #Wales”

Train the Trainer – introduction to Co-production training, 14/02/18, Cardiff @copronetwales #coproduction #training #Cardiff #events #wales

Train The Trainer Introduction to Co-production 14th February 2018 9:30-4:30, Cardiff Eventbrite link to book: https://trainthetrainercardiff14feb.eventbrite.com South Wales session (There will be a North Wales session to follow, date tba.) Noreen Blanluet and Ruth Dineen have developed a one-day “introduction to co-production” training session, that has been honed and refined by delivering it (many times!) forContinue reading “Train the Trainer – introduction to Co-production training, 14/02/18, Cardiff @copronetwales #coproduction #training #Cardiff #events #wales”

Restorative approaches to housing conference – 19.01.17, Cardiff. Book your space @WalesRAP #Cardiff #housing #collaboration #Coops

Wales Restorative Approaches Partnership (WRAP) will be hosting its first restorative approaches to housing conference at the Mecure Hotel in Cardiff on 19 January 2018. Join them to talk about the difference that restorative approaches can make in the housing sector. Julia Houlston Clark will be host for the day and you’ll have an opportunity to meet theContinue reading “Restorative approaches to housing conference – 19.01.17, Cardiff. Book your space @WalesRAP #Cardiff #housing #collaboration #Coops”

The Wisdom of Citizen Clem – individually & collectively we can make a change #coops #cooperation #together

Chilling out in a sunny climate after organising three events over the past twelve months developing the future of Co-operative Education in Wales with Co-ops and Mutuals Wales, I have just finished reading “Citizen Clem: A Biography of Attlee: Winner of the Orwell Prize” by John Bew which I started reading six months ago. TheContinue reading “The Wisdom of Citizen Clem – individually & collectively we can make a change #coops #cooperation #together”

Applications open for small charities to win a year of leadership coaching – Weston Charity Awards #charities #wales #awards #funding

Originally posted on: Charity Digital News, 5th December 2017 Small charity leaders say digital and IT expertise is one of their most significant skills gaps, according to new research by the Weston Charity Awards. The survey of small to medium charity leaders revealed that 4 in 10 (38%) identified digital know how as missing fromContinue reading “Applications open for small charities to win a year of leadership coaching – Weston Charity Awards #charities #wales #awards #funding”

Book your space for the ‘Co-operative Women’s Voices’ event – 4.12.17, Cardiff hosted by @WalesCoOpCentre & @Coop_CollegeUK

A series of spaces for women in co-operatives to meet up and share experiences. This free event is on Monday 4th December 2017 (5.30pm – 8.00pm) at the Tramshed Tech in Cardiff City Centre and we’d love it if you can join us. What’s happening? There will be speakers to inspire us, drinks and nibbles,Continue reading “Book your space for the ‘Co-operative Women’s Voices’ event – 4.12.17, Cardiff hosted by @WalesCoOpCentre & @Coop_CollegeUK”

Applications for Social Care Research Capacity Grants now open by @WalesSSCR #funding #socialcare #wales

Social Care Research Capacity Building Grants The Wales School for Social Care Research is pleased to announce the 2017 Social Care Research Capacity Grants for social care organisations in Wales. The Wales School for Social Care Research is funded by Welsh Government through Health and Care Research Wales, with a mission to ‘contribute to theContinue reading “Applications for Social Care Research Capacity Grants now open by @WalesSSCR #funding #socialcare #wales”

The Co-production Network for Wales are recruiting to support the current team #coproduction #jobs #wales

We have two openings for Co-production Network staff. Our director Mark has decided to refocus his energies on training and facilitation, so we are looking for someone to lead the project from January 2018 and for the remaining 20 months of Big Lottery funding. Our coordinator Taela will be taking maternity leave (with our heartiestContinue reading “The Co-production Network for Wales are recruiting to support the current team #coproduction #jobs #wales”

National Commissioning Board Newsletter – October 2017 #Wales #Commissioning

The 2nd newsletter from the National Commissioning Board has been circulated. The newsletter provides an update on projects being undertaken by the National Commissioning Board (NCB). Broadly the purpose of the National Commissioning Board is to improve the quality of commissioning in Wales and to develop effective practice in relation to integrated commissioning between localContinue reading “National Commissioning Board Newsletter – October 2017 #Wales #Commissioning”

There’s still time to apply for a brilliant opportunity working within the Care to Co-operate team! #jobs #jobswales #caretocoop @WalesCoOpCentre

Job Vacancy – Project Officer / Co-operative Development Advisor  Closing Date: 10:00pm, 22 October 2017 1. Overview Project Purpose: Care to Co-operate supports the development of new and emerging social care based co-operatives and social enterprises across Wales. The project will enable citizens and service providers to come together to develop a co-operative approach toContinue reading “There’s still time to apply for a brilliant opportunity working within the Care to Co-operate team! #jobs #jobswales #caretocoop @WalesCoOpCentre”