37 hours per week
Fixed term to July 2020
North Halifax Partnership is a community-led charity with a purpose to support individuals from cradle to grave, and to carry out activities which relieve poverty and disadvantage, promote health and wellbeing, and strengthen communities.
We deliver children’s centres and family support services; a Staying Well service to tackle loneliness and isolation; Ovenden and Mixenden Initiative help people into employment and training, provide youth activity and diversionary projects and deliver activities that make the community safer, cleaner, greener and more cohesive.
We are looking to appoint an individual with a strong customer focus to provide friendly and efficient administrative support and help ensure the smooth running of the projects of the Ovenden and Mixenden Initiative (OMI) and Staying Well programmes.
The role involves:-
- Providing a friendly welcoming service to service users and stakeholders
- Assisting with the organisation’s internal communications through administration of databases, triage of enquiries and preparing documents for meetings.
- Undertaking service evaluation surveys over the telephone
- Maintaining appropriate records and data standards to ensure information is organised and evaluated effectively in adherence to the Data Protection Act.
It is essential that you have at least 1 years’ experience delivering excellent customer service working in a paid or voluntary capacity for an organisation with a lot of direct customer contact.
Please email completed applications to Julie.Jones@nhpltd.org.uk.
For more information about this role, please contact Vicky McGhee on 0300 555 0266.
Closing date 12 noon Wednesday 18th December 2019
Interviews to be held week commencing 6th January 2020.
North Halifax Partnership LTD is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake a DBS Check.
Lower Valley Children’s Centres are excited to invited you to their annual Christmas Fayre on Saturday November 30 from 10am – 1pm for a day of fun for all the family!
There will be Christmas crafts, Face Painting, Cake stalls and Christmas Market, as well as entertainment by Dazzling Dan!
As a special treat, we will be screening “The Stick Man” by Julia Donaldson, a favourite Christmas story for children. There will be three screenings with ice cream.
To book a place for this, please ring 01484 714768.
There will be a Christmas Sensory Pod for children. This can be booked on the day on a first come first served basis.
Hot food will be available for all and of course there will be Father Christmas!
The Christmas Fayre will take place on Saturday November 30, 10am – 1pm at
Wellholme Park Children’s Centre, Bradford Road, Brighouse, HD6 4AF
Tel: 01484 714768
Start your Christmas with The Space at Field Lane in Rastrick. Come see our stalls with wonderful selection of handmade crafts & gifts all in one place.
Other activities include: Hand & Foot massages, Toys & Gifts, Face Painting and of course Christmas music, cafe & Mince Pies!
Running on Saturday November 30 12 – 5 pm at The Space at Field Lane, Burnsall Road, Rastrick, HD6 3JT.
For more information phone 01484 556 924 or email Leanne@thespaceatfieldlane.org.uk
Have a look at what’s happening in neighbouring Huddersfield in the Huddersfield Live at Home latest Winter 2019 Newsletter.
Find out about shows, events and groups in the Huddersfield and Elland area for the period of Dec 2019-Jan 2020.
MHA is an award-winning charity that helps improve the lives of over 18,000 older people across the UK every day. As the only national care provider to offer connected care and support through specialist care homes, thriving retirement living and vibrant community groups, our organisation is a leading light in later life care.
On Saturday 30th November at 1:30pm at Kershaw’s Garden Shopping centre, Santa will arrive on a sleigh pulled by Rudolph the vintage tractor launching our family Fun day.
Santa will be joined by Dapple the unicorn, (the only known unicorn in captivity) on his parade Saturday 30th November
There will be free face painting & mince pies, fun and games, Competitions, Balloon magic, Christmas Crafts and special offers for mums and dads, with music from a Brass Band
Come for a fun filled family day. We look forward to seeing you!
Tel 01484 713435
Fax 01484 400563
This year, the Christmas Lights switch on will take place at George Square with a whole day of activities across the town and entertainment lead by Danny and Rosie from Pulse Radio to kick start the festive season.
Saturday 23 November 2019 – 11am to 8pm, lights will be switched on at 4.30pm.
At Georges Square, Halifax, HX1 1HF
Danny and Rosie from Pulse Radio will be gearing you up for Christmas to the max!
We’re excited to have Callum Butterworth (from The Voice) and Bulsara and His Queenies performing, last year they turned the Christmas lights on at Carnaby Street!
Put it in your diary and stay tuned for more details.
Why not try the Lantern Making Workshop at the Piece Hall and have a festive lantern ready for the big switch on!
Yorkshire Cancer Research is hosting a craft fair and live music event in The Bailiffe Bridge Community centre in Brighouse on Saturday November 16.
The event is taking place in two parts.
Craft Fair runs from 10:30am – 4:30pm:
- Raffle, tombola, refreshments, face painting, handmade cards, ceramics, wood turning and much more.
- Admission is free, prices at the stalls vary.
Live music from 7:30pm – 10:30pm:
- In Echos perform live, playing hits through the decades.
- Licensed bar, raffle, auction.
- Doors open at 7:00pm.
- There’s a £10 entry fee.
For more information and to purchase tickets, contact
Julia Waddington 07957816226 – Julia.firstname.lastname@example.org
Bailiffe Bridge Community Centre
Victoria Rd, Brighouse HD6 4DX