The Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire Council for Voluntary Service and Action Limited
Date: 7th July 2020
Due to the outbreak of Covid-19, the Links Board of Directors has made the decision to temporarily close the office until further notice in order to minimise any potential risk to our staff and VCS group representatives in support of the official attempt to slow down the pandemic. If there are any changes, we will keep you informed.
Sandra Pink (Advice & Project Manager) – Email: email@example.com Mobile: 07889 726846.
We will keep you updated as we receive more information.
Summer Activities for Children in Chesterfield Survey
Are you organising summer activities for children and families?
We would like to hear about them so that we can spread the news.
If you would like to be included please complete the survey below.
Help Needed in Chesterfield & North East Derbyshire Survey
We know about the community groups that operate and the good work that you all do. Sadly, we understand that many of you have had to close down due to the Coronavirus crisis.
We are now mapping the help that is available in your residential area.
News from North East Derbyshire District Council - Food Collection Points
Across the District NEDDC have been working with parish councils and set up food collection points for residents to drop off tinned items along side tea and coffee. A full list can be found in the Food donations press release. The locations, days and times can be found below:
News from North East Derbyshire District Council – Children Play Areas
The Government announced that playgrounds may reopen from 4th July 2020. However, this does not mean all playgrounds will reopen from that date. NEDDC have created a iCovid-19 Playground information list (.pdf | 400kb) and will keep you updated on any changes. If the playground in the list does not show it is open, please don't use the equipment.
Are you ready to apply for Census 2021 roles? See details below about roles now open.
Census engagement manager
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The Census 2021 Recruitment Team
We are looking for a climate change officer.
The climate change officer will lead the council through the current climate emergency, shaping our services to consider the environment, biodiversity and climate change as a priority.
Closes: Sunday 26 July 2020
For more details or to apply, visit: www.chesterfield.gov.uk/jobs
Do you want the opportunity to work for a successful, dynamic and innovative organisation that champions the work and changing needs of the health related Voluntary and Community Sector in Derbyshire?
So why not work for Us!
Derbyshire Voluntary Action is an independent charity and specialist infrastructure organisation for the health and social care voluntary and community sector.
COMMuniTY CHESTERFIELD is an exciting 3-year initiative, which is 18 months in and has already developed innovative opportunities for the University of Derby and Chesterfield’s Voluntary and Community Sector to work collaboratively together in ways that will strengthen Chesterfield communities.
We are seeking to recruit a maternity cover Project Manager to lead the COMMuniTY CHESTERFIELD team, over the next nine months building on the current achievements and developing the project further.
Project Manager (Maternity Leave)
30 hours per week – 0.8 FTE
£29,909 FTE + 5% pension contribution
Will guide the project further, building on current achievements, exploring new opportunities, building and maintaining new and existing relationships with the University of Derby and the Community Groups. Will head up an extremely collaborative and passionate team of three. The role will also have an eye to the future and work with colleagues on funding to see the project continue beyond its current funding period.
Closing date for applications: Sunday 26th July 2020
Interview date: provisional date 11 August 2020
For an application pack please call 01246 555908 or email email@example.com
Application forms are also available on our website: https://dva.org.uk/job-vacancies/
Office Manager – part time 20 hours a week over 5 days
£19,000 pro rata – initially for a 12 months period with a possibility of extension
Bolsover Woodlands Enterprise Ltd has an exciting opportunity for an Office Manager to join our friendly and motivated team based in Bolsover.
The successful applicant should have an understanding of working with people with learning difficulties, excellent accounts, administrative experience and be able to manage an office.
Closing date: 27th July 2020 with interviews 5th August.
Job description available from bolsoverwoodlands.org/vacancies
Further information from firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Chesterfield in partnership with Well Read PR and our Brand Design Intern from the University of Derby present
A Free Interactive Online Project for Chesterfield Voluntary Organisations:
Building Your Brand:
a Training and Support Project
Thursday 16th July 10.00am-12.00pm
with focused follow up
towards your branding objectives
Does your organisation need a brand refresh? A new logo? The tools to have a consistent, recognisable impact across all of your marketing?
We are offering you the chance to work with Kate Dawson, marketing expert from Well Read PR and Hayley Beaumont, Brand Designer Intern from the University of Derby, based at Community Chesterfield; to refresh or create the templates and tools you need to take your marketing to the next level.
This incredible opportunity is fully funded by the Community Chesterfield project.
To take advantage of this offer you will need to commit to:
A two hour training session on producing your design brief.
Some follow up work on preparing your design brief, with a virtual support meeting of 15 minutes.
A further meeting or two and collaboration with Community Chesterfield’s very own designer.
Using the brief you have been supported to write by Kate, Hayley will then produce for you the building blocks of your brand!
If you'd like to book a space on the course, please click below
Eventbrite will confirm your booking by email, then closer to the date we'll be in touch with a link and the details you'll need to attend.
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Links: The Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire Council For Voluntary Service and Action Limited
No. 1 Rose Hill East
Chesterfield, S40 1NU
Company Limited by Guarantee No.4294079 / Registered Charity No.1089963
Tel 01246 274844