The breakfast club was set up with assistance from Tameside MBC, originally at Portland Basin, before moving to its present location in April 2017
Armed Forces Families
Families offer considerable support to those serving, or those who have served in the armed forces. There are specific initiatives under the Armed Forces Covenant to support family life in the armed forces and for veteran families.
Tameside is the home of the Manchester Regiment. A regiment with a rich history in serving the nation all over the world from 1881 until its amalgamation with the King’s Regiment in 1958.FIND OUT MORE
Armed Forces Personal Finance Development Officer
Part Time – 18 Hours per Week
Fixed Term Contract for 4 months
Location: Clarence Arcade, Stamford Street, Ashton-under-Lyne
Grade D. Scale Point 16 – £17,419 to Scale Point 18 – £18,070 (pro-rata)
Cash Box Credit Union is the credit union for people who live or work in Tameside or Glossop. We have over 2,000 active members with assets of over £1.5M and we are managed as a professional, regulated, financial cooperative.
We now have a vacancy for an Armed Forces Personal Finance Development Officer. The post holder will promote financial inclusion to armed forces veterans in Tameside and Glossop.
It will include organising events to engage with ex-forces personnel, attending veterans meeting and support groups in Tameside and Glossop, as well as one to one support. The role will help address the change to civilian life of recent ex services personnel and the ongoing financial vulnerability for some longer term leavers and their families.
It will include information about Credit Union products and services as well as linking to other support agencies and ex services bodies as needed. This a pilot project to establish best practice as well as delivering real personal help.
For more information about Cash Box Credit Union in general please see www.cashbox.org.uk
Closing Date: 22nd January 2018
Interviews will take place Monday 29th January 2018