VCS Assist: Writing that winning tender

Register now With the move away from traditional grant funding, many organisations find themselves having to compete for funding through the commissioning process. This may be to continue existing services or to start new projects. Organisations need to understand the commissioning and tendering process to be able to present a viable case. This course will [Read more]

VCS Assist: writing that winning tender

Register now With the move away from traditional grant funding, many organisations find themselves having to compete for funding through the commissioning process. This may be to continue existing services or to start new projects. Organisations need to understand the commissioning and tendering process to be able to present a viable case. This course will [Read more]

The First Class Third Sector – training for managers

The Third Sector is leading the way in the development of its managers. Its leaders recognise that navigating these rapidly changing times requires innovation, entrepreneurialism and values-driven growth – all areas where the Third Sector excels. But to help us through the changing times ahead, our sector needs individualised, responsive and accessible training that recognises [Read more]

Partnership Building – A Getting London Ready Workshop

Register now Developing partnerships is not necessarily simple for small voluntary community organizations. There are numerous internal and external factors that could affect the success of the partnership if not dealt with at the early stages of development. Potential partners will need to undergo a process to examine options and apply due diligence to make [Read more]

Managing cashflow

 Register now This half-day workshop aims to provide participants with an overview of the purposes of developing and using cashflow analysis, the key stages in drafting a cashflow statement, and the basic interpretation of an organisation’s or activity cashflow report. The workshop will include an opportunity for questions as well as case studies and practical [Read more]

Pricing your services

  As part of its Big Lottery Funded #GettingLondonReady programme, LVSC is running a half day session on “Pricing your services”. Register now. This workshop will take you through a process to work out what it costs to deliver your services to one person, using full cost recovery. Trainer • Caroline Masundire, Rocket Science You [Read more]

£10K grants available for collaborative skills projects to improve teaching, learning, assessment (Deadline 12 Dec 2014)

Application form and background information (Word doc) Project description (Word doc) LVSC is part of a new project (led by Association of Colleges) to improve the quality of teaching, learning and assessment in the London education and training sector, through collaborative working. To do this we’re seeking to support 20 operational projects in London across [Read more]