Engage Daily Update - 20 July
"The work I’ve done with Pachedu has restored my confidence and belief in myself."
Looking to get in to volunteering and make a difference in the community?
One of our brilliant members, Pachedu are at an exciting time of development and are looking for volunteers to join their team and support their work.
They are currently recruiting for the following roles:
- Volunteer Community Engagement Officer
- Women Included, Connected & Empowered (WICE) Volunteer Project Lead
- Volunteer Social Media Officer
- Volunteer Project Assistants x 3
- Volunteer Assistant Administrative Officer
- Volunteer Youth Engagement Officer
Pachedu, Amongst Ourselves work with BAME communities across Renfrewshire and in to Glasgow. The above roles are open to all, with the exception of the WICE Project Lead which is for women only, in order to support the project most effectively. You will be supported in your role and encouraged to develop and grow with the organisation.
To find out more about any of the above roles just head to volunteer.engagerenfrewshire.com/profile/pachedu
If you’d like to read a little inspiration about the difference volunteering with Pachedu can make just head to our blog and read Gregor’s amazing story: https://engagerenfrewshire.org/blog/gregors-volunteer-experience-with-pachedu.html
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Renfrewshire's Volunteer Managers' Forum
2.30pm - 4.00pm
An opportunity for Renfrewshire's Volunteer Managers to come together and discuss current issues and learn about new programmes and offers. This July session will be an opportunity for the forum to come together to explore issues and share best practice. We will also be able to discuss the future of the forum and potential for an in-person meeting following easing of restrictions.
The session will be held via MS Teams.
Please register here to receive the event invitation.
Empowering Parents Empowering Communities – funding and developmental opportunity
Renfrewshire Council and Engage Renfrewshire would like to partner with one or two organisations to deliver the Empowering Parents Empowering Communities (EPEC) peer led parenting programme during late 2021 and 2022.
We would like to invite organisations who would be interested in supporting the delivery of this evidence-based programme in the Paisley or Johnstone area to complete an Expression of Interest.
The deadline for EOIs is noon on Wednesday 11 August 2021. Following assessment by a panel, successful organisations will be informed by Monday 16 August 2021.
Please see the attached Expression of Interest form and the information sheets below. For additional queries contact firstname.lastname@example.org