Entries by Alison Jolley

Glenfield Youth Centre and New Parks Club for Young People!

Combining resources and staff, the New Parks Club for Young People and Glenfield Youth Centre have been working collaboratively to provide new opportunities and activities for the young people of Glenfield. The two youth centres have been working closely together on Wednesday evenings 7-9pm to deliver activities that engage young people in arts, so far young people have had the […]

Volunteer of the year 2016

Young Leicestershire would like to invite its members to nominate for this years award ceremony at our AGM. There are three categories; Young Volunteer of the year (under 18), Adult Volunteer of the year (over 18) and Club/Group who have benefitted the community most this year. Please write a short paragraph on each category and […]

Wilkinsons Helping Hands Fund

If you’re a local charity or community group in need of a helping hand, please visit your local wilko store to pick up an application form. Every wilko store has a small budget to give a little helping hand to local community groups and projects, because you do great stuff. We want our donations to […]

Get Connected, the UK’s free and confidential helpline service for under 25s

Get Connected, the UK’s free and confidential helpline service for under 25s. Get Connected are organising in Leicester on Monday, at the African Caribbean Centre from 4.30pm-5.30pm. The focus group is designed to gather feedback about their current website (www.getconnected.org.uk) as they are currently looking to redevelop the site. As they are a service designed to […]

‘Ride Leicester’ £300 Bike Challenge

This grant will enable a group of young people to receive off road/jump bike training. Offering eight young people four two hour session with the current 4x mountain bike champion who will teach the group how to get the most from riding off road. The experience will improve skills & confidence and hopefully encourage greater […]

Recruiting for Youth Workers

We are currently recruiting for Youth Workers for the following opportunities: Responsible Youth Worker at Glenfield Youth Centre 8.5 hours per week £9.30 per hour Closing date: 7th February 2015   Responsible Youth Worker at Fleckney Youth Centre 2.5 hour per week £9.30 per hour   Assistant Youth Worker at Fleckney Youth Centre 2.5 hours […]

New Parks Club for Young People awarded grants for open-access provision

New Parks Club for Young People has been awarded funding to deliver open-access youth work. Young Leicestershire secured a targeted youth support tender through Leicester City Council’s procurement process which provided the centre with provision one night a week for young people with additional needs and disabilities. Since then the centre has been awarded grants […]

Youth Work Jobs

Young Leicestershire is pleased to offer the following job vacancies for part-time Youth Workers. Glenfield Youth Centre – Responsible Youth Worker Click here for more information about this vacancy.   New Parks Club for Young People – 2x Assistant Youth Workers If you’d like more information about this vacancy contact Fraser Guy. fraser.guy@youngleicestershire.org.uk  

iDEA

iDEA is looking to help 1,000s of young entrepreneurs to develop the skills needed to turn your idea into a digital business. Enter the competition and give yourself a chance to win financial support and access to expert help from top businesses and build a portfolio of skills to get yourself noticed. Visit iDEA website for […]