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We are recruiting - voluntary committee members

We are recruiting - voluntary committee members image

GLYNNEATH TRAINING CENTRE NEEDS YOU!

 

We are recruiting new board members; if you are interested in joining our team – please get in touch.

 

Glynneath Training Centre is a Community Learning and Volunteering Centre in the Upper Neath Valley, working with the community to provide inspirational learning opportunities since 1985. We are a “Second Chance Centre,” a supportive local space, where people can make friends, gain purpose, enjoy learning, gain confidence and move forward to positive outcomes such as qualifications, volunteering, jobs, personal growth and well-being.

 

We are a small independent charity, a community anchor organisation and social enterprise. We work in partnership with colleges, universities and over 40 helpful services and agencies to bring essential resources to our community. We offer community based services, including Centre for Learning/ Volunteering, Community Information Centre, Rompers Day Nursery and Rheola Walled Garden/environmental initiatives.
 

 

The Centre is managed by our voluntary Board of Trustees and we are looking for new people who have a genuine interest in helping our communities develop and celebrate their potential.

 

What’s in it for you?    What can you expect?

 

  • making a difference to the communities the centre supports
  • personal development opportunities and free training
  • using your skills where they are really needed
  • meeting new people, being part of a community
  • supporting the work of the paid staff and unpaid volunteers
  • contributing to decision making and making a difference.  

 

What’s in it for us?    What can we expect?

 

  • your skills, experience and enthusiasm
  • your ideas and vision for the centre’s development
  • your contribution to approximately 6-9 meetings a year
  • your help in raising awareness and in raising funds to sustain the centre’s future

 

Some of the skills we are looking for:

 

Financial, H.R., fundraising (particularly e-fundraising and corporate sponsorship), marketing and promotion, community work, education and training, childcare, youth work.

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