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  • Vacancy: NCS Team Leader

    Salary: £1425 or £2850. Summer work: 4 weeks or 8 weeks. Reds in the Community is a registered charity that uses the power of football and Barnsley Football Club to engage and improve the lives of local people through a range of activities and projects within four key themes – Education, Health, Sports Participation and…

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  • Thousands of Young People Will Join a National Youth Programme Through Reds in the Community

    From 2020, Reds in the Community will engage over thousands of young people aged 16 and 17, delivering National Citizen Service (NCS), a 4-week programme funded by the Government.  In partnership with EFL Trust, RitC won the contract to continue the delivery of NCS from 2020 onwards joining 65 Delivery Partners that will be managed…

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  • NCS Grad Fest 2019

    Over 350 participants came together on Friday night to celebrate another fantastic Summer of the National Citizen Service (NCS) programme with Reds in the Community. Several of the beneficiaries of this Summer’s numerous social action projects were in attendance while Stephanie Peacock MP honoured the teens in a speech to open proceedings. Taking place at…

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  • NCS Participants Welcomed Into Mayor’s Chamber

    A group of Reds in the Community’s National Citizen Service (NCS) participants were invited to the Mayor’s Chamber yesterday afternoon. Cllr Pauline Markham welcomed the teenagers into the Town Hall and thanked them for their hard work, hailing them as a credit to their families and the town of Barnsley. The teenagers were presented with…

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  • Shadow Scholars Raise Vital Funds for Barnsley Hospital Charity

    Reds in the Community’s first year Shadow Scholars have been taking part in our National Citizen Service (NCS) programme this Summer, helping to raise vital funds for the Barnsley Hospital Charity NCS is the country’s fastest-growing youth movement, a rite of passage for all teenagers aged 15-17 to discover who they are and what they…

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  • NCS Teenagers Host Party in the Park

    A group of young people taking part in Reds in the Community’s National Citizen Service (NCS) organised a party in the park last week in aid of two charities. On Thursday, the teenagers organised and managed an event at Locke Park which included live music, tombolas, face painting and other activities. All of the funds…

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  • NCS Participants Clean Up Trans Pennine Trail

    A group of teenagers currently taking part in Reds in the Community’s NCS (National Citizen Service) programme have been on a clean-up mission in Stairfoot, helping to improve the Trans Pennine Trail for all of its users. Working alongside the local council and Twiggs Ground Maintenance, the participants from Wave Four have enabled the trail…

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  • NCS Participants Support Barnsley Carers Service

    Reds in the Community’s National Citizen Service (NCS) participants have received praise after they supported Barnsley Carers Service in a recent Social Action Project. NCS is the country’s fastest-growing youth movement, a rite of passage for all teenagers aged 15-17 to discover who they are and what they can do. Spanning four weeks, the participants…

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  • Vacancy: NCS Activity Leaders

    Reds in the Community are seeking to recruit Activity Leaders to support the delivery of our 2019 Summer National Citizen Service Programme (NCS). NCS is a flagship Government funded programme for 16-17-year-olds, developing their skills for work and life whilst engaging with society and making a difference in their local communities. Successful candidates will have…

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  • Barnsley Teens Set For NCS Action Day

    On April 15th, teenagers from Barnsley will be giving up their time during to make positive changes in the local community as part of Action Day, a national movement organised by National Citizen Service (NCS). Action Day is an annual event which aims to showcase the true power of young people as NCS graduates use…

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