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Carers Commissioning

Mon 23 Jul 2018

Staffordshire County Council alongside Stoke on Trent City Council and our partners in the CCGs have elected to extend the Carers Hub contract for 12 months, meaning the service will run until September 2019.

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Staffordshire Library Service - Update

Mon 23 Jul 2018

Staffordshire Library Service will continue to transform to stay at the heart of communities – thanks to volunteers!

Over 22 libraries are already managed and delivered by community groups, or are in the process of becoming so, with over 800 individual volunteers supporting the day to day running of the Library Service.

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Shared Lives Area Co-ordinator

Thu 19 Jul 2018

Salary:      £20 - £26k - depending on experience

Location: Stourbridge, Dudley Borough and surrounding areas

A full driving licence and use of a vehicle is essential for which a travel allowance is paid.

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Stafford Borough Council: New Local Plan Consultation

Thu 19 Jul 2018

The following consultations being launched by Stafford Borough Council as detailed below:

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Pathway Patrons Present an Evening with Charles Hanson

Wed 18 Jul 2018

Pathway Project one of our member organisations are holding a charity evening on Tuesday 25 September 2018 at Swinfen Hall Hotel Lichfield WS14 9RE.

Charles will entertain you about life as a renowed auctioneer and what it's like behind the camera. Plus you will see Charles in action! Help to raise funds for Pathway by bidding in their exciting auction of amazing and extraordinary items, and experiences money can't buy.

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Stafford Borough Community Awards 2018

Tue 17 Jul 2018

Is your group doing excellent work in your community? For example giving up your own time to help others? Are you involved with projects that promote a healthier lifestyle? Do you contribute to a healthier environment? Do you keep your community clean and tidy or take action to conserve wildlife and support biodiversity?

If you have a relevant project we would love you to apply for the new SBC Community Awards 2018.

Categories include:

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Garry Jones's blog

Tue 17 Jul 2018

The end of Leadership as we know it…?

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FREE DBS for Eligible Member Organisations

Mon 16 Jul 2018

For a limited period Support Staffordshire are able to offer a FREE DBS service for eligible member organisations.

This offer is for small organisations with an annual turnover of up to £100k.  

Organisations will qualify for up to 2, completely free of charge, volunteer DBS checks.  We will also waive the admin fee for one paid member of staff (please note the DBS fee will still apply for paid staff)

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Considered having your training programme Quality Endorsed?

Mon 16 Jul 2018

If you are an organisation delivering bespoke training which falls outside of the regulated qualifications market you may be interested in having your training quality endorsed by an awarding body with a ‘mark of trust’.  External quality endorsement allows you the flexibility to develop training and development programmes that meet the needs of your staff, volunteers or service whilst maintaining high standards of delivery.

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Marketing Support Services from Support Staffordshire

Mon 16 Jul 2018

In need of some marketing support?  Support Staffordshire's Consultancy team offer a number of marketing support services.  For further information or to speak to a member of our consultancy team call 01785 413160 or email consultancy@supportstaffordshire.org.uk

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