North Ayrshire Council is fully committed to creating a fairer and more equal society where no one lives in poverty. To renew their ongoing commitment to tackling the root causes of poverty, Elected Members agreed upon the creation of a new Local Child Poverty Action Plan 2022-23 at a recent meeting of Cabinet. The action plan [...]
The Accounts Commission has reported that drug and alcohol services in Scotland are complex and a clear plan is needed to improve people's lives and increase transparency around spending.
Carnegie UK have published Rethinking Scotland: Action required to include more voices in policy-making in Scotland. They asked for people’s views on what needs to happen and who needs to act to put some of Scotland’s big ideas into practice. Their recommendations include: Address power imbalances in the policy-making process Co-produce principles to transform who is involved in policy-making Develop an infrastructure [...]
These resources are available to groups and services who work with families and carers for children. Contact The Health Information and Resources Service, Afton House. Ailsa Hospital Campus, Telephone: 01292 885927. Healthy eating resources
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is inspiring people from all walks of life to become wholetime firefighters through a powerful new recruitment campaign. The Service will issue the rallying call as it prepares to open its latest recruitment drive for wholetime firefighters next week on Tuesday, October 27 – called ‘We Are SFRS … You Are [...]
Jobcentre Plus are hosting an On-line Job Fair this Friday 11th September from 11:00am to 11:30am where they will be showcasing some of the latest jobs throughout Ayrshire. You can follow their Twitter account @JCPinSWScot or use #AyrshireJobs to view online. You do not need to have a twitter account to get involved, just search for [...]
An opportunity has arisen within the Community Justice Ayrshire team. The Manager (Community Justice) leads the delivery of Community Justice Ayrshire’s statutory responsibility to improve community justice outcomes and reduce reoffending, ensuring that it develops and flourishes as a partnership. You can find out more here.
Ayrshire College is recruiting two new members to its Board of Management. You may never have considered a Board position before however, your experience may be invaluable! Many of us don’t realise how much we have to offer, so even if you are really not sure that the Boardroom is for you, please contact us to [...]