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Community Action Wirral - Monthly News Bulletin

A collection of third sector news articles and events from across Wirral.

January 2018
In this issue:

Part Funded Training Diploma’s available from Training Strategies Ltd

Our company is called Training Strategies Ltd, we are based in Liverpool but work across the North West. The quality of what we offer and how we deliver is of a very high standard. About us: High quality “local” Independent Training Provider, currently working with over 200 satisfied employers, over 1,000 learners into employment as ...

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Writing Catch Role Descriptions on the 28th March 2018 at 10 am.

Catchy role descriptions can hook in that potential staff member or volunteer but something uninspiring could switch that supporter from your organisation. Joanne Finnerty Recruitment‘s Claire Statham, will give you tips and tricks have proven themselves for many years. Next time you have to write a catchy role description, use her tips, tricks and formulas. ...

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Outcome and Impact Measurement on the 13th March at 10 am

This course will give you a comprehensive and practical grounding in monitoring and evaluation. You will learn how to define and measure outcomes and also begin to develop your own monitoring and evaluation framework, which you can start using straight away. Please click here to register for this event.

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Business Planning – An Introduction on the 8th March 2018 at 10 am

Wirral Chamber of Commerce’s Paul Rittenberg sets out the areas that charities should cover in a business plan. A business plan describes your organisation and its activities, or a specific project. It sets out your goals, plans, finances, and the risks you face. Your plan should also show that you understand your market, and that ...

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Getting started on Social Media – Tuesday 6th March at 10am

Social media is now the biggest source of internet traffic worldwide – it has already transformed the way we communicate, and has huge potential to change opinions, minds, and even behaviours. But with so many voices vying for attention online, it’s easy for your cause to get lost in the chatter. Whether you’re hoping to ...

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Volunteer Best Practice – Tuesday 27th February 2018 at 10am

Hosted by Community Action Wirral’s Keelan, this course is intended to assist organisations with the effective management of volunteers. Best practice does not require any specialist knowledge. It mostly involves common sense and the imaginative ability to put yourself in the position of a volunteer. How would you like to be treated? Are you made ...

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Small Grants Masterclass on the 29th March 2018 at 2pm

Hosted by tendering and procurement expert, Mike Hobbs, this is a new way to help you walk away with comprehensive information to complete your application … all in a few hours. Attend the workshop with your small grants application drafted and end the day potentially ready to submit your application to the funder. Small Grants ...

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Finding Different Money – 14th March 2018 from 10am to 12:30

Generating income is more than fundraising. It is about making your organisation sustainable by establishing a range of funding (diversifying your sources of income), so that you are not dependent on one source. Your income generation plan must ensure that: you are raising sufficient levels of income to enable you to deliver your organisation’s purpose; ...

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Vacancy: Trust Fundraiser with Claire House Children’s Hospice

Claire House are recruiting for a Trusts Fundraiser to join our dynamic fundraising team. The successful candidate will be joining us at an exciting time as we expand our children’s hospice service in Liverpool. Do you want to come to work each morning knowing that you can make a real difference? Claire House is a ...

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Have Your Say On Digital Exclusion in Wirral

Wirral Council’s Assisted Digital Project is currently writing a report on Digital Exclusion across the borough; as part of this work, they are mapping the current ‘Digital Offer’ in Wirral, such as publicly accessible computers, publicly accessible WiFi, and training courses offered to Wirral’s residents. In order to support this work, Wirral Council are asking ...

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Useful Resources

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Organisations in the voluntary, community and faith sector, whether large or small, young or old, thriving or only just surviving, all have certain things in common: Governance, Resources, Information, Projects and People. It can be hard to find the time to stand back and take stock of where your organisation is at and think about the things that could help it do better in the future. If you’ve got 10 minutes we’d like to offer you a helping hand! Click here to find out how.
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