OxSPA has introduced a series of forums (Club Forums) & workshops (Club Matters) to help support this (please see attached flyer).
These will provide information on how to source funding, whether it is Sportivate, Sport England, Council Grants or other grant opportunities. Also information on what services OxSPA can provide you with, such as First Aid Courses & Safeguarding Workshops.
Thursday 26th May, Oxfordshire Football Association, Unit 3, Witan Park, Avenue 2, Witney, Oxfordshire OX28 4FH
Wednesday 8th June, Bicester Town Council, Launton Drive, Bicester, Oxon OX26 6PS (in the Garth Café)
Wednesday 15th June, Spiceball Leisure Centre, Cherwell Drive, Banbury, Oxon OX16 2BW
South Oxfordshire / Vale of White Horse:
Date/venue to be confirmed, July 2016
All forums are 6.00pm-9.00 pm
Club Matters Workshops:
These are a series of specific workshops designed to support clubs in specific areas around club management & club development. This is a Sport England initiative which OxSPA are working in conjunction with organisations from Berkshire & Buckingham to deliver this.
Further information on club matters can be found at www.sportenglandclubmatters.com
Oxfordshire – We will be offering workshops on Club Structures, Writing a Business Plan and Club Finances throughout July and August 2016. Venues & timings are to be confirmed
Berkshire – 5th June 10.30am – 12.30pm Developing a Business Plan & 13.30pm - 15.30pm Club Finances at Queen Annes School, 6 Henley Rd, Reading RG4 6DX Click here for more information
14th July 6.00pm – 8.00pm Club Structures at Bradfield Bradfield College Pavilion, Bradfield RG7 6AU. Click here for more information
Club Forums & Matters are all FREE OF CHARGE in Oxfordshire and all club members welcome to these worthwhile workshops.
Club Improvement Tool:
The Club Improvement Tool is designed to get you thinking about your club, where it performs well, and where there are opportunities to improve.
For areas where you need help, the tool will generate a club improvement plan and signpost you to recommended resources to help you develop your club. Further information and the tool itself can be found through this link http://www.sportenglandclubmatters.com/club-improvement-tool/
Other relevant Information for your club:
• Super Sunday, sit both Safeguarding & Protecting Children & First Aid in Sport workshops for the discounted rate of just £50 click here for more information
• Rhino netball have various offers available for clubs
• Sport Duty of Care Review: Call for Evidence
For further information and to book your places please contact Ed Nicholas, Sports Development Manager by email firstname.lastname@example.org