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You are invited to attend apply to the 2015 Awards – NI CATEGORIES

Apply now for the 2016 Clore Social Fellowship.

A widely recongised charity in Coleraine has a permanent position available. It is 35 hours per week with an hourly rate rising from £7.75 to £8.33 after a 6 month probationary period.


All Party Working Group - Showcase Event - 1 June

Social Enterprise NI established the All Party Working Group in 2014 to raise the profile and key issues of the sector at a cross-party level.

Business Clinic - FREE

This is a free open session in the McSweeney Centre, June 6th, 10am -1pm. You can have the opportunity to meet business experts who will be offering coaching on becoming emotionally intelligent; leadership skills; motivating teams, marketing and mental resillience.

See flyer attched for more information and RSVP contact details.

Mental Resillience for Leaders Course

(£400pp) – Begins September

This short workshop running in September will give you new perspectives which you can use to give yourself an edge in the year ahead, in a business and personal context.

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Experiential Coach Programme

(£1500pp) Begins September

The objective of this Programme is to enable individuals to achieve a high level of capability in Coaching, which can be used in Community, Voluntary, Social Services and Personal Coaching.

For full details of this programme see the attachment.

Social Enterprise NI Conference - 22nd Oct

The concept of ‘Buying Social’ is growing in awareness. The landscape is changing and generating and diversifying income is critical.

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This App provides easier access to a wide range of digital help and support for businesses.

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Showcase of NI Social Enterprises

Ashton Community Trust is an award winning regeneration charity that has been delivering services in North Belfast for over 25 years.

Alternative Angles is a buildings based Enterprise Service that provides support to people with people with learning disabilities and/or ASD to experience and develop new skills and build confidenc

The ARC Healthy Living Centre, Irvinestown aims to improve the well-being of local people by bringing together a partnership of community health activities and services.

COSTA delivers the Rural Community Development Support Service (RCDSS)

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Membership is open to both organisations and individuals to reflect the valued input Social Entrepreneurs bring to the economy, but who may not yet be running an organisation. We welcome membership from organisations in the Private, Public or Third Sectors who wish to associate with the work of Social Enterprise NI.

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Trade Social Directory

Social Enterprise NI recommends Trade Social, the online directory of Social Enterprises in NI, encouraging networking and sales to each other, the public and private sectors, and general public.

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