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Great opportunity home based part time

by Carole Johnson
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Women’s Aid Make a Change Project Officer Women’s Aid is the national charity working to end domestic abuse against women and children. Over the past 44 years, Women’s Aid has been at the forefront of shaping and coordinating responses to domestic violence and abuse through practice, research and policy. We empower survivors by keeping their voices at the heart of our work, working with and for women and children by listening to them and responding to their needs. We are a federation of over 180 organisations who provide just under 300 local lifesaving services to women and children across the country. […]

Opportunity – vacancy – domestic abuse worker

by Carole Johnson
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NEXT Link Female* Black, Asian, Minority & Ethnic (BAME) Crisis Response Worker (including Eastern European) Salary: Point 24: £22,401 (rising to £22,911 on 1st April 2019) Contract: Permanent Hours: 37.5 Location: Bristol Established in 1999, Next Link is the leading provider of domestic abuse services to women and children in Bristol and South Gloucestershire. At Next Link we are committed to providing holistic, empowering and personalised support and advocacy to women and children experiencing domestic abuse. With a focus on survivor’s safety and recovery; we believe the provision of flexible support tailored to survivors need’s can be transforming, helping to […]

Opportunities – dancers this is for you!

by Carole Johnson
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  CASTING DANCERS FOR BBC TV PERIOD DRAMA Looking for 8 Male and 8 Female African/West Indian American/Caribbean dancers in Bristol or willing to travel to Bristol. The style of dance is 1960’s jazz/swing. The scenes are in two different nightclubs in London with a speakeasy theme. Choreography on the 4th will be simple allowing time for a rehearsal for the 5th which will be high energy with the potential of aerials. Improvisation will be essential. You will be taught several linking steps, turns and aerials to aid improvisation. Needs to be available 4th, 5th February with a potential fitting […]

Opportunity – Princes TRUST

by Carole Johnson
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Hiya all Referral Partners, yes YOU .. Don’t keep this to yourself , please help get the youth get off the streets , a wide variety of opportunities and courses available below for males & females. Do You Know a Young Person who is 16-30 and NOT in Education, Training or Employment? The Prince’s Trust are offering all these FREE courses: *1. Get Started with Make-up (16-25)* Work with industry professionals to explore different beauty techniques and learn about manicuring, skin care and make-up techniques. Work with industry professionals to explore the process of Photography. South London Taster Day: 12th […]

Apprenticeships – opportunities

by Carole Johnson
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Bristol City Council, desire to see young people doing well whatever their chosen career path. If you are interested in doing something..else… please take a look at this.. @educationgovuk’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/educationgovuk/status/1085827818532032512?s=08 https://mobile.twitter.com/educationgovuk

National Teachers Conference The Grand Hotel

by Carole Johnson
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Held in Bristol this weekend.   Hundreds of black teachers spent the weekend discussing poignant topics pertaining to their chosen profession as well as barriers to becoming bame teachers.   Nationally currently there is a huge under representation!!! Being an ex bame teacher myself, I can certainly see the benefits of coming together in this way.   Working in Bristol as a teacher you are most definitely in the minority and although many of our schools have a rising diverse population in and amongst them all, with some inner city schools reporting a majority of bame families and children. The […]

House of Parliament Christians on the Left Mentoring Programme Launch

by Carole Johnson
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I am delighted to be co facilitating this year long Christian mentoring programme of 20 incredible individuals who have political aspirations launched on 15th October 2018. Attended by Stephen Timms MP, Jonathan Reynolds MP, Rosie Duffield, Alex Cunningham, Marsha De Cordova MP, Eleanor Smith MP and many more who are supporting including last year’s intake. It was an honour to hear the personal journeys achieved in such a short period of time. I am especially looking forward to observing the development of this year’s intake as they also commence their exploration of the political arena…who knows …we could have a budding PM […]

Let’s increase diversity here in the South West

by Carole Johnson
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Magistrates Bench Diversity – Recruitment Criminal justice has among the lowest proportion of senior staff from black and minority ethnic backgrounds. Current research reveals that in the Avon and Somerset Magistracy we currently have  a severe under representation of BAME Magistrates and Magistrates from working class backgrounds, in direct relationship to the populations that we are serving. Analysis  following  a government-commissioned  report by the Labour MP David Lammy found that people from minority backgrounds are more likely to be jailed for certain crimes than those who are white and that they are over-represented at almost all stages of the criminal […]

Political Mentorship

by Carole Johnson
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  Christians in Politics Christians on the Left is proud to be part of Christians in Politics (CiPol), an all-party, non-denominational organisation which seeks to encourage and inspire Christians to get involved in politics and public life. While we are passionate about building a better society through involvement in left-sided politics, we recognise that we have many brothers and sisters in Christ who feel called to participate in other parties. We therefore work alongside our colleagues in the Conservative Christian Fellowship and the Liberal Democrat Christian Forum to promote Christian engagement across the political spectrum. » Please visit the Christians in Politics website to read more about the […]

Power To Change

by Carole Johnson
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Power to change I was recently invited to speak at a meeting where I was introduced to this organisation, the Power to Change. As well as clearly highlighting how to Understand Community Asset Transfer as a guide – for community businesses and Support for grantees! Power to Change also boast a Research Institute with a vision to see better places created through community business. The Research Institute seeks to support this vision by commissioning high-quality research, promoting rigorous analysis and stimulating critical scrutiny and debate. There aim being to shape both policy and practice. If you are an organisation/group aspiring […]