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Salford CVS Events & Training

Our training is only available for voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in Salford, or those with Salford beneficiaries. If you are unsure if you are eligible to attend one of our training sessions please contact us

Salford CVS provide a variety of training courses and workshops, to aid trustees in their personal development and in the running of organisations. These courses can be accessed free by any trustee supporting a charity; small community group, voluntary sector organisation, social enterprise or faith group in Salford.

Further information about our next course:

The aim of this course is:

To give you information and build up your confidence to ensure your role as a trustee is effective and enjoyable.

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24 May, 2018 - 18:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

This workshop will focus on the Awards For All Grant. This grant is for smaller organisations and grants are for between £300 and £10,000. The session will go through the funding criteria and the application form looking at how you can maximise your chances of getting this grant.

Aim

To improve your chances of getting an Awards For All  grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Identify if they meet the criteria for the grant
  • Understand what the funder is looking for
  • Understand what is needed to fill in the form
29 May, 2018 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

This workshop will focus on the Awards For All Grant. This grant is for smaller organisations and grants are for between £300 and £10,000. The session will go through the funding criteria and the application form looking at how you can maximise your chances of getting this grant.

Aim

To improve your chances of getting an Awards For All  grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Identify if they meet the criteria for the grant
  • Understand what the funder is looking for
  • Understand what is needed to fill in the form
5 June, 2018 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

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In addition to Child Protection and Safeguarding the course will explore the links between Child Protection and Adult Safeguarding.

This course will help you to

  • Understand definitions of abuse and child protection, as well as signs and symptoms
  • Know how to make a child protection referral
  • Understand your responsibilities as a voluntary/community group
  • Understand the responsibilities of other agencies in Salford
  • Look at the Salford Safeguarding Standards and relate them to the activities of your voluntary/...
23 June, 2018 - 09:30
Training
Salford Lads' Club

Next VOCAL; Wellbeing, Health and Social Care Forum:

Join us in shining a light on the commitment, dedication and impact of carers, along with investigating the unpaid work carers in Salford undertake each day, in supporting loved ones. In what way would you like to contribute to Salford’s Carers Strategy?
Salford communities are privileged to receive additional funds to directly support mental health. Salford CVS Launches a new Fund at VOCAL; Wellbeing, Health and Social Care Forum

Agenda Topics:

  • Cares Strategy Development – Cliff Wilson Salford CCG
  • Community Approaches project update – Wendy Ryan, Salford CVSPerson Centered
  • Mental Health Strategy Update - Clare Mayo Salford CCG
  • New Fund...
27 June, 2018 - 10:00
Meeting
St Sebastian's Community Centre

The course we deliver is a Basic Awareness Course and is in line with the competencies for Alerters/Level One as defined in the Salford All Agency Safeguarding Adults Competency Framework.

We have recently reviewed the course and it now includes an exercise on the combined Safeguarding Standards for the Community and Voluntary Sector.

The Course Aims

  • To give workers in the voluntary and community sector a basic yet effective awareness of how to adequately safeguard and protect  adults

Learning Outcomes

Learners will ...

  • Increase their knowledge of adult safeguarding issues
  • Increase their knowledge of 2014 Care Act
  • Know how to make a referral
  • Know how to access...
27 June, 2018 - 12:30
Training
Salford Lads' Club

In addition to Child Protection and Safeguarding the course will explore the links between Child Protection and Adult Safeguarding.

This course will help you to

  • Understand definitions of abuse and child protection, as well as signs and symptoms
  • Know how to make a child protection referral
  • Understand your responsibilities as a voluntary/community group
  • Understand the responsibilities of other agencies in Salford
  • Look at the Salford Safeguarding Standards and relate them to the activities of your voluntary/ community group

Who should attend?

Staff, volunteers and trustees from all voluntary and community groups that work with children and young people in Salford.

How to book

To book a place...

11 July, 2018 - 09:15
Training
Salford Lads' Club

Enhancing the volunteer experience through great roles and the use of social media

Rob Jackson is an internationally respected trainer, author and thought leader in Volunteer Management. On 16 July Rob will be delivering a day of training looking at how to develop great volunteer roles and how you can use social media in your work with volunteers.

If you lead and manage volunteers then don’t miss out on this informative and inspirational course, during which Rob will cover: 

  • A method for developing meaningful roles for volunteers
  • Key issues to consider when creating volunteer roles
  • Exploring social media, its potential and the risks & opportunities it presents
  • Essentials in social media strategy and policy...
16 July, 2018 - 10:00
Training
Swinton Gateway

Salford CVS provide a variety of training courses and workshops, to aid trustees in their personal development and in the running of organisations. These courses can be accessed free by any trustee supporting a charity; small community group, voluntary sector organisation, social enterprise or faith group in Salford.

Further information about our next course:

The aim of this course is:

To give you information and build up your confidence to ensure your role as a trustee is effective and enjoyable.

...

26 July, 2018 - 18:00
Training
Salford CVS Training Room

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Do you know your Indices of Multiple Deprivation from your JSNA, if not then this training session might be for you. This workshop will look at the kinds of national and local statistics you might use as evidence of need in a grant application.  

Aim

To improve your chances of getting a grant

Learning Outcomes

By attending this session participants will:

  • Have an overview of the types of statistics that are available

How to use these statistics in a grant application

12 September, 2018 - 10:00
Event
Salford CVS Training Room

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 
Email: office@salfordcvs.co.uk

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Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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