Thursday, 23 February 2017

Adult Community Learning

Nearest Adult Community Learning
ACL Saffron Walden at 37 Fairycroft Road
CB10 1ND
Tel: 0845 603 7635 or email: lifelong.learningwest@essex.gov.uk 



Friday, 17 February 2017

home-is



Click this link : Home Is
Check out the above website (as seen in the AFF Journal). 
Lovely idea for the Army Family!

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Lifeworks - Support for Spouses


Lifeworks Families Programme As part of the New Employment Model’s (NEM) Partner Employment Project (PEP), the MOD has been supporting the Lifeworks Families programme to spouses and civil partners of Service Personnel. The courses are run by Royal British Legion Industries (RBLI) and are free to all spouses and partners of any serving (or recently discharged) member of the Armed Forces, including Reserves.  Further information can be found at the <RBLI Website> Uptake of the programme has been slow therefore any interested units are to contact RC SO2 Fam Sp (RC-Pers-FamSp-SO2@mod.uk).

Sunday, 12 February 2017

Cessation of Ebluey Service - March 2017


Friday, 10 February 2017

Applying for your SFA


Thursday, 9 February 2017

Debden Jet Club


Old MacDonald's Farm


We are open every weekend until Saturday 18th March. From this date onward the farm is open 7 days per week. We will close for the winter during November 2017.
Please note: We close for Winter (Nov to Mid Feb) and we may close during episodes of bad weather or events that may pose a threat to the Health and Safety of our visitors.
Last entry 1 hour prior to closing time
During March to 6th November our opening times are as follows - 10am - 5.00pm.
During February 2017 our opening times are - 10am - 4.30pm or dusk (whichever is earlier).

Thomas Cook Co-operative Travel Saffron Walden



Thomas Cook in Saffron Walden offer all serving military personnel (with a valid ID) travel customer rate on their foreign currency exchange. They are also able to order currency twice a week for anyone that needs specific monies for exercises or tours. They keep a stock of Euros and USD dollars on site!

  • Cash Passport Card - You can load ten different currencies and manage from a smart phone
  • £25pp Deposit and interest free direct debit option on selected holidays
  • Our In house insurance covers deployment for military personnel so may be worth looking into when booking a holiday.

Thomas Cook
6 King Street
Saffron Walden
CB10 1ES
 Telephone : 01799 588409

Wednesday, 8 February 2017

Details of FAM Survey



Little Troopers at School


Little Troopers at School is a new project from the charity Little Troopers to help empower both parents and schools when supporting the needs of service children in education settings. We want you to have easily accessible information set out in a way that can be understood and utilised to the greatest benefit.

The first stage of this project is the release of some free, easily accessible information sheets for both parents of service children and schools with service children attending covering various subject areas including;
·      Service Pupil Premium
·      Challenges service children may face
·      Moving schools
·      Effects of separation
·      Best practice

Little Troopers at School will grow throughout 2017 however we hope these information sheets will be a great starting point for you, as a parent or as a school setting.

ACCESS HERE: http://www.littletroopers.net/little-troopers-at-school/

Any questions or feedback drop us an EMAIL

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Felix Fund Donation



Felix Fund would like to give a  massive thank you to our 101 Engr Regt (EOD) for their donation of £25,000 which was raised at last years Boxing dinner. 

The relationship between Royal Engineers and Felix Fund has been building well and we hope to continue working together.

Thinking of life in the Australian Army?


Soldier Applications
All Expression of Interest (EOI) from Soldiers for consideration for October 2017 appointment /enlistment through the Overseas Lateral Transfer Scheme (OLTS) will close on the 04 April 2016.
If invited to proceed further all applicants will receive an Application to complete and return with certified copies of requested documentation. All applications must be complete and returned by 02 May 2016.
New Expression of Interest processing will commence from 03 May 2016 for appointment October 2018, applications submitted prior to this date will not receive a response within 28 days of the application being submitted.
Note: Processing time for appointment through the Overseas Lateral Transfer Scheme will take 18 to 24 months to process.

Click here for further information

Saturday, 4 February 2017

Motor Source Military


The Military dedicated websites can be viewed at http://www.military.motorsourcegroup.com/

You will see deals on Audi, Citroen, Dacia, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Renault, Toyota, Volkswagen and much more, with more makes to come on board soon, with a wide range of quality used cars too. 

Or to contact our team, please call 0845 388 0438 or email info@motorsourcegroup.com

Thursday, 2 February 2017

Scottish Veterans Residences

For further information see their website :http://www.svronline.org

Carers Required at Ross Nursing Services

Carers required.
  • Training will be given.
  • Good rates of pay (£10.15 p/h basic after 3 months training)
  • Continual professional development.
  • Specialised training in Palliative and Dementia Care.
  • Family owned and run, friendly company.
  • Need Drivers licence and own car.

Please apply to Ross Nursing Services on 01799 551046

Ross Nursing Services are having a recruitment drive and cannot stress enough the flexibility they have with hours, shifts, days of work etc.

Full training given

Wednesday, 1 February 2017

React First : Find local healthcare from your mobile

  • Text "dentist" to 64746 from your mobile phone. This is a free text message service
    wherever you are in the UK. By texting the service you require you can get details of the nearest Accident & Emergency, Emergency dentist, GP or another service sent straight to your mobile phone at the standard mobile text rate. 

    Use key words such as @accident’ for A&E departments, ‘walk’ for walk in centre, ‘dentist’, ‘doctor’, ‘pharmacy’. To find out more log onto www.reactfirst.co.uk