Welcome to the CVS for Broxbourne and East Herts
“Being the essential link to empowering our community groups, building local partnerships and improving residents’ lives”
We provide a diverse range of services to develop, enhance and empower voluntary & community groups to effectively serve their communities, including:
- BBO Strive Mentors – Job Opportunity
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a successful team as a Mentor within the Building Better Opportunities Programme. Have you got a passion to help those furthest from the workplace? Do you have experience of working in a community based setting? Can you co-ordinate local services to help provide support for participants who face multiple barriers to employment? Are you able to work independently and in partnership? If this is you then we would like to hear from you. Find out more and how to apply: Full-Time Position, Part-Time Position. Deadline: 12.00 noon on Tuesday, 15th June 2021.
- COVID Information Champions
Can you help us to share information about COVID-19 in your local community? We are seeking organisations and individuals who want to make a difference and are well connected in their communities. If you would like to help us share Public Health information in your communities and with your own friends and family, please email Penny to sign up. The Role Description provides more information about becoming a COVID Information Champion.
- Call for projects that strengthen the community (Up to £8,000 available)
East Herts Council is looking for projects that strengthen the community and lead to improved health and wellbeing of residents. Visit Funding for Community Organisations for information on eligibility and priorities for 2021. The latest funding round opened in mid March with past projects including a community garden, training for volunteers, Parkinson’s Support Group, arts and crafts outreach, expansion of a lunch club, Men’s Shed projects, play and sports development projects and improvements to a bowls club and village hall.
- Broxbourne Council has a number of varied employment roles available at this time. Check the relevant details and deadlines for applications.