JCP partnership possibilities

Jobcentre Plus would like to work with partners to improve the employment prospects of individuals facing complex barriers. We are looking for imaginative and innovative proposals from organisations to support individuals with criminal convictions. This opportunity...

Work opportunities

Various organisations are offering work opportunities, or placements, for those, particularly young poeple, currently out of work locally. Reed Work Routes event Reed are running a Redruth Work Routes Open Day, on Friday 19 January, in the Gateway Busienss Centre,...

VIVA funding extended

Volunteer Cornwall have announced that the funding for the VIVA project has been extended until 2019. VIVA is a project designed to support vulnerable people (aged 16 and above) into volunteering. Since starting in 2008, VIVA has helped 422 vulnerable adults into...

How to recruit trustees

Action Planning, a specialist consultancy for charities and other third sector organisations, has published an interesting article about how to recruit trustees.  Worth reading in full, the main point is that Trustees shouldn’t be picked on the basis of...