Operations Manager Hours of work: 37 hours per week Salary: £29,000 – £32,289 Friends Centre is seeking a new Operations Manager to help ensure the smooth running of our office and develop and uphold our high quality standards… Continue Reading New Job Opportunity at the Friends Centre- Operations Manager.
ESOL Hub Project Coordinator Hours of work: 22.2 hours per week. 2 year contract. Salary: £26,045 FTE pro rata The Brighton & Hove ESOL Hub (a collaboration project between Friends Centre, Voices in Exile, Trust for Developing Communities… Continue Reading New Job Opportunity at the Friends Centre- ESOL Hub Project Coordinator.
We are pleased to announce that over June our amazing volunteers raised a grand total of £251.84 for the Friends Centre! Volunteering every Saturday at the Chapel Royal they worked serving tea, coffee and homemade cakes amongst other refreshments. We’d… Continue Reading Friends Centre Volunteers Help Raise Over £250
The Literacy Journey: free 1 to 1 adult literacy support This literacy project is for adults with low literacy who are not yet able to join a literacy class or need additional literacy support in order to be able… Continue Reading The Literacy Journey -New Project at Friends Centre
Now in its second year of delivery, Get Socially Active is funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery, through the Big Lottery Fund. It is starting to effect real change in the lives of people wanting to get… Continue Reading Get Socially Active Film Launch
We’d like to thank all our amazing volunteers for giving up their time to help out at Chapel Royal, North Street in Brighton on every Saturday in June. They are serving refreshments (and even doing the washing up!) to raise money for Friends Centre. Here’s a few… Continue Reading Volunteers raise funds for Friends Centre at Chapel Royal
We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that our Principal, Helen Osborne, has been mentioned in the Queen’s birthday honours list today for an MBE award for services to Adult Education. Richard Hopkins, Chair of Friends Centre said: ‘All at Friends Centre… Continue Reading Friends Centre Principal receives MBE for her work in Adult Education.
We were delighted to be able to gather with our wonderful volunteers for a lovey cream tea this afternoon to celebrate Volunteers Week with them. This goes a small way to thanking them for all the hard work they do… Continue Reading Volunteers Week: Cream Teas at Ivory Place
Friends Centre are pleased to be hosting London Learning Consortium’s (LLC) commissioning event for the C2C Coast to Capital area for VCSE/ Community focussed organisations. The event will outline LLC’s partnership allocation process for 2018/19 and be… Continue Reading London Learning Consortium Commissioning Event
Our president, Sir Alan Tuckett OBE recently received a most distinguished honour for his decades of work and campaigning for adult eductaion. Sir Alan is President of Friends Centre, Professor of Education at University of Wolverhampton, an adult education specialist… Continue Reading Arise, Sir Alan Tuckett – Friends Centre President and Knight Bachelor