Penumbra is currently recruiting Relief Recovery Workers. Relief Recovery Workers provide cover when required by the Support Manager, with a wage of £9.75 per hour (including holiday pay allowance), based in Falkirk, Glasgow, West Lothian, and Lanarkshire. The deadline for applications is Monday 6th May.
Enable Club 18-30 is a group for people to rekindle old friendships and make new friends in a safe environment. The group meets on Tuesdays 7pm – 9pm at the Elgin Park Centre, Elgin Place, Falkirk, FK1 1QN.
Forth Valley Disability Sport are restarting their solo and adaptive cycling sessions on Thursday 2nd May at Falkirk Stadium, 4 Stadium Way, Falkirk, FK2 9EE. Sessions are designed for people looking to their build confidence in riding a bike, or to improve their fitness in a comfortable relaxed outdoor environment. Sole and adapted bikes are provided along with helmets. Each session costs £3.
Rainbow Muslim Women’s Group are hosting a Family Fun Day on Sunday 28th April, 11:30am – 5pm at Dobbie Hall, Main Street, Larbert, FK5 4BL. Activities will include face painting, threading, games, henna, Pakistani food and clothing, a Halal sweet stall, with other stalls featuring traditional clothing (such as abayas and hijabs), jewellery, cakes and popcorn. All money raised by on day will be donated towards SKT Welfare’s Water Filtration campaign.
Enable Falkirk are holding an Easter Fayre at Elgin Park, Elgin Place, Falkirk, FK1 1QR on Sunday 21st April from 12pm – 3pm. There will be a small charge of £1 for entry, payable on the day.
CVS Falkirk and Partnership for Procurement (P4P) are holding a free Falkirk Employability Tender collaboration networking event on Thursday 9th May, 10am at CVS Falkirk, Unit 6, Callendar Business Park, Falkirk, FK1 1XR. The event, open to third sector organisations, will discuss the forthcoming Falkirk Council Employability Support Services tender, the support available and the opportunities for a consortium bid.
With only 10 DAYS until the FREE “Forth Valley Cyber Resilience: Why It Should Matter to the Third Sector”, places are going fast! The event is being held by Stirlingshire Voluntary Enterprise (SVE), CVS Falkirk and Clackmannanshire TSI (CTSI), with support from Scottish Government’s Cyber Resilience Unit and Codebase Stirling, on Friday 26th April, 2pm – 4pm in the Codebase Stirling building at 8 – 10 Corn Exchange Road, Stirling, FK8 2HU. Places are limited to only 30 spaces, with over half gone already, so booking as soon as possible is recommended.
Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland (CHSS), together with Different Strokes, are hosting the “Living Well After Stroke” event for stroke survivors of working age to talk about the challenges and experiences of life after stroke. The FREE event takes place on Saturday 11th May, 10am – 3pm at the Dewars Centre, Glover Street, Perth, PH2 0TH. Parking is available at the centre for a low charge.
The next Third Sector Safer Communities Forum will meet on Wednesday 17th April, 10am – 12pm at the CVS Falkirk office, Unit 6, Callendar Business Park, Callendar Road, Falkirk, FK1 1XR. Members of the Central Scotland Regional Equality Council (CSREC) will be in attendance to speak to the forum about Hate Crime Awareness.
The Central Scotland Regional Equality Council (CSREC) is currently recruiting a Equality Engagement Officer. The position is 35 hours per week, with a salary of £24,000 per annum and a fixed term contract until June 2020.