WCVA Volunteer of the Year Awards 2017 flyer

 

There are hundreds of volunteers in our communities. Do you know of an inspirational individual or group that has made a real difference to their area or to the lives of others?

If so, why not nominate them for a Wales Volunteer of the Year Award? It’s your chance to get these remarkable people the recognition they deserve.

Closing date: 21 APRIL 2017. To find out how you can make a nomination, visit http://www.wcva.org.uk/what-we-do/celebrating-the-sector/wales-volunteer-of-the-year-awards

Please see the following information from the PREVENT team at Cardiff Council following the terrorist attack in London on Wednesday 22 March 2017

 

Statements

The Prime Minister issued a statement yesterday:

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/prime-ministers-statement-following-attack-in-westminster

Mark Rowley, the national lead for Counter Terrorism Policing and Acting Deputy Commissioner issued a statement this morning, which you can find here:

http://news.met.police.uk/news/latest-on-westminster-incident-229843

The Mayor of London’s Statement can be found here:

https://www.london.gov.uk/about-us/mayor-london/mayor-london-statements-westminster-incident

 

Messages and civil society films

Individuals, communities and civil society groups have been coming out.

 

Cardiff Third Sector Council was set up in 1997 to support and represent the third sector in Cardiff, helping to drive good practice and provide a voice for this vital, vibrant and innovative sector.

We are seeking to appoint motivated and committed people to the following post:

The Administration Assistant will support a friendly team in Cardiff Third Sector Council's offices in Cardiff Bay. General duties include: working from our database to organise and tidy files, contacting organisations to ensure their documentation is up to date as per requirement, supporting with day-to-day office administration work, including answering the telephone, emails and updating our membership spreadsheet. Excellent IT, communication and planning skills are needed and an ability to prioritise and work well within a team.

To download the role description and volunteer application form, follow the link above.

The Cardiff Volunteer Centre Assistant will support a small, busy but friendly team in the Cardiff Volunteer Centre by signposting organisations and volunteers to appropriate opportunities. Excellent IT, communication and planning skills are needed and an ability to prioritise and work well within a team.

To download the role description and volunteer application form, follow the link above.

If you have any questions regarding either of these roles, please contact Mair Henry on 029 2048 5722 or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Applications by CV will not be accepted.  

Cardiff Third Sector Council strives to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities in which we work.

On the Charity Commission website you will find a checklist to review your charity's effectiveness at AGMs, trustee meetings, awayday discussions or planning meetings.

This 15 question checklist is suitable for all charities, although some questions might not be relevant to your charity’s size and how it operates.

Read more on the Charity Commission website.