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A roundup of all the news about volunteering in Hartlepool:

Posted: 11/06/2021

Routes to Work does a fantastic job of supporting people who need help most, giving hundreds of people the self-belief, skills and training they need to get back into work and have a rewarding career. We currently have an exciting programme of training opportunities available to help boost your employment goals and further your personal development. [more...]
Posted: 10/06/2021

An apprenticeship is a job that comes with training, support and career progression.
Just like any other job, you’ll have your own role, responsibilities and salary. You’ll also receive training from professional tutors. In 1 to 2 years, you’ll complete your apprenticeship and be ready and qualified to take the next step into your new career! Here are a few more benefits of an apprenticeship:
Gain experience and skills that employers want
Earn a nationally recognised qualification
Enjoy a salary of at least the apprentice minimum wage
Pay no learning costs, debt or student finance
Receive all employee benefits
Begin work at 16 +
Meet new people and challenges [more...]
Posted: 07/06/2021

As #VolunteersWeek draws to a close today we’d like to say a big `thank you` to all the volunteers working across the Borough to support our communities.

Volunteers’ Week takes place 1-7 June every year. It's a chance to thank volunteers for the fantastic contribution they make to our communities.

Volunteers’ Week is supported and celebrated across the voluntary sector. This includes small grassroots organizations and larger, household-name charities.

"Kindness is not an act. It is a lifestyle." [more...]
Posted: 03/06/2021

This Volunteers Week! We'd like to take this opportunity to say a huge Thank -You to all our volunteers for their hard work and dedication supporting so many especially during the most difficult year we have all faced. You have made a real difference to the lives of so many in our communities across the Borough of Hartlepool, you are all amazing. [more...]
Posted: 10/05/2021

In the spirit of promoting our home-grown opportunities, the Learning and Skills Service are currently working in partnership with a number of local businesses to recruit and enhance their workforce with Apprentices. [more...]
Posted: 21/04/2021

We have an exciting apprenticeship with Clevestone who are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable person for the position of Traffic Clerk. [more...]
Posted: 26/03/2021

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to secure employment in vibrant and fast-paced environment [more...]
Posted: 05/02/2021

As we enter a New Year we would like to remind everyone about the fantastic learning opportunities and wide range of support available from Hartlepool Learning and Skills Service. The past year has certainly been a challenge but Hartlepool Learning & Skills Service remains committed to supporting learners to recognise their potential, remove barriers and make informed choices about their future. The Careers Newsletter provides up to date facts and information regarding careers, apprenticeships, educational routes and labour market information (LMI) across the North East. There have also been many exciting developments to the support available from the Careers Service over the past few months which are detailed in this Newsletter. [more...]
Posted: 29/01/2021

Hartlepool Stags are a community support group for men over 18 years old. [more...]
Posted: 21/01/2021

Are you currently seeking to secure paid employment? Looking to up-skill and re train? Wanting a career change or an organisation/business looking for funding! [more...]
Posted: 22/12/2020

Hartlepool Learning & Skills now have a Virtual Careers Advice Line with various programmes on offer. [more...]
Posted: 13/11/2020

Are you currently seeking paid employment or are you in need of careers Advice and Guidance? [more...]
Posted: 09/11/2020

Hartlepool Learning and Skills Service [more...]
Posted: 06/11/2020

NHS Volunteer Responders is a scheme set up by the NHS and Royal Voluntary Service to provide much needed support to individuals isolating and staying at home. [more...]
Posted: 05/11/2020

Education isn`t cancelled this November so join us for some socially distanced Christmas crafting. [more...]
Posted: 24/07/2020

Hartlepool Learning and Skills On-line Careers Service Launched 13/07/2020 [more...]
Posted: 20/07/2020

Are you looking to secure paid employment and would like some expert advice and guidance or do you just require an extra bit of support! [more...]
Posted: 08/07/2020

Urgent appeal for Volunteers for Community Street Ambassadors. [more...]
Posted: 18/06/2020

Hartlepool Learning & Skills `NEW` Online Courses. [more...]
Posted: 04/06/2020

"So to every single one of our volunteers ⁦‪Hartlepool Learning & Skills Service - Volunteer Hartlepool would simply like to say a huge THANK YOU. You really do make a difference." [more...]
Posted: 02/06/2020

URGENT CALL OUT FOR VOLUNTEERS [more...]
Posted: 25/03/2020

Hartlepool Support Hub [more...]
Posted: 20/03/2020

A good practical guide aimed at volunteer involving groups who are responding to increase in spontaneous volunteering from people wanting to support the most vulnerable in their community. [more...]
Posted: 17/01/2020

Learning and Skills Service Term 1, 2020 Careers Newsletter is now available and can be accessed at Hartlepool Adult Education Building, Tower Street or Hartlepool Enterprise Centre. [more...]
Posted: 16/01/2020

Are you a Voluntary & Community Sector (VCS)organisation operating in Hartlepool. [more...]
Posted: 08/01/2020

Hartlepool Learning and Skills Service are currently enrolling for Routeway in Teaching in Schools. [more...]
Posted: 07/01/2020

‘Unlock Your Potential’ Careers Fair [more...]
Posted: 07/01/2020

Are you interested in setting up in self-employment or starting your own business!!! [more...]
Posted: 20/11/2019

New Mum - Sleep Research Volunteers [more...]
Posted: 20/11/2019

Investing in Volunteers Quality Standard [more...]
Posted: 18/11/2019

Fully Funded First Aid Essentials Course [more...]
Posted: 30/10/2019

Are you aged 16 - 29, unemployed, not in education, an Hartlepool resident and would like to work in Construction. [more...]
Posted: 11/09/2019

Hartlepool Learning & Skills Service are working in partnership with Jobcentreplus to host a Volunteer Event on 17th October 2019. [more...]
Posted: 25/07/2019

Are you looking to up-skill or add to your CV.
Hartlepool Adult Education are pleased to be able to offer several fully funded half day courses. [more...]
Posted: 21/06/2019

5 Steps to Mental Well-being. Come and join Adult Education in Confidence Building Workshops! [more...]
Posted: 18/06/2019

Third sector and small organisations are being urged to apply for a new grants scheme, aimed at improving employment and social inclusion across the Tees Valley. [more...]
Posted: 19/03/2019

We are looking for a range of different people to help us put together, to make, to build and to welcome all to Hartlepool Waterfront Festival [more...]
Posted: 18/03/2019

A team of angels who have helped Hartlepool’s late night revellers stay safe for years have been honoured by the mayor for their long service. [more...]
Posted: 01/03/2019

Explore the five steps to mental well-being to build confidence and balance your life. [more...]
Posted: 26/02/2019

Hartlepool Trading Standards are seeking several teenage volunteers who would be able to work in an alcohol test purchasing campaign. [more...]
Posted: 25/02/2019

The maternity unit at North Tees has launched an appeal for volunteers to knit special red woollen hats for term babies who need extra care. [more...]
Posted: 25/02/2019

Adult Education is wholly committed to supporting all learners to fulfil their aspirational goals. [more...]
Posted: 22/02/2019

DRWF are delighted to be returning to Hartlepool for the 9th annual Diabetes Wellness Day North on Saturday, 9th November 2019. [more...]
Posted: 15/02/2019

A local charity are currently seeking volunteer administrators to help out at their Holistic Well-being Centre. [more...]
Posted: 15/02/2019

Looking for enthusiastic, empathetic volunteers aged 18 and over to help staff to support patients, families & carers to attend services and to transport them home. [more...]
Posted: 13/02/2019

Local charity are looking for a volunteer Driver to help out 2 -3 hours a week. [more...]
Posted: 15/01/2019

Ormesby Hall, a Grade I listed building, is a predominantly 18th-century mansion house built in the Palladian style and completed in 1754. It is situated in Ormesby, Middlesbrough. [more...]
Posted: 11/12/2018

The Period Poverty Grant Scheme is now open to applications.
The closing date for applications is Monday 14th January 2019 at 5pm. [more...]
Posted: 11/12/2018

Do you enjoy cycling around Hartlepool?
Could you help other people cycling? [more...]
Posted: 11/12/2018

A SPECIAL presentation was held for volunteers at a Hartlepool care home on World Kindness Day. [more...]
Posted: 20/09/2018

Ask yourself if what you’re doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow…. [more...]
Posted: 20/09/2018

The Tees Valley Pathways Programme will support 6,040 young people aged 15 to 29 years old across the Tees Valley who are unemployed or NEET with the aim of progressing the individuals into education, employment, training or self-employment. The programme is supported under the Youth Employment Initiative and delivered by a consortium of organisations from the Public, Private and Voluntary Sector. The programme is part-funded by the European Social Fund and Youth Employment Initiative as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural & Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. [more...]
Posted: 11/09/2018

For a tailored one-to-one advice and support to help you find employment. [more...]
Posted: 30/08/2018

Waverley Allotments hosted Step Forward Tees Valley Community Hero Day on 15th August 2018 [more...]
Posted: 25/07/2018

Waverley Terrace Allotments continues to grow with the invaluable help of our 19 committed and dedicated volunteers. [more...]
Posted: 23/07/2018

Organisation urgently seeking volunteers. [more...]
Posted: 23/07/2018

Hartlepool Borough Council working in partnership with Step Forward Tees Valley.
We support local people to overcome the complex reasons preventing them from finding work. These barriers could include physical or mental ill-health, a lack of self-confidence, a gap in skills, a conviction, or an addiction. We help people to build on their strengths and aspirations, using the skills and expertise of partners and local employers to achieve their goals.

Do you need some extra support moving forward! for more information! please contact Tracey Wilson on 01429 868616. [more...]
Posted: 16/07/2018

Looking to learn while gaining hands on work experience, to update your skills, keep up with your kids or just for fun, Hartlepool Adult Education offers access to learning opportunities in a range of subjects across the town.
We are based in Victoria Buildings in Tower Street. We work closely with the local community, partner organisations and local businesses to deliver high quality learning opportunities. [more...]
Posted: 09/07/2018

Volunteering is an integral part of society in which many organisations need volunteers to thrive and tackle the new challenges of today. Whilst this is unquestionably good for the organisation the big question is... what's in it for you? Why should YOU volunteer? [more...]
Posted: 09/07/2018