Lighter Nights Campaign 2018

2018 Lighter Nights Campaign

We would like to make you aware of the forthcoming FREE open-access additional activities that children, young people and families can get involved in as part of this year’s campaign, which is being co-ordinated in conjunction with colleagues and partners:

Climb and BBQ                                               –              Thursday 29th March, 5:30-9:30pm

This will take place at Simonside Climbing Wall, South Shields, NE34 9SD (www.simonsideoutdooradventure.com/centres).

Over 170 unique climbing routes are available, in addition to a ‘free-climb’ bouldering area and a digital / sensory traverse wall

Children from the age of 5, young people and families are welcome.

Should you have any queries please contact Martin Simpson at: martin.simpson@southtyneside.gov.uk or by telephoning: 0191 424 0118.

5-a-side Football Tournament                   –              Friday 6th April, 6-9pm

This will take place on the outdoor 3G pitch at Clegwell Community Association, Mountbatten Avenue, Hebburn, NE31 2QT.

To enter a team (11-13, 14-15 and 16-17 age groups) please contact Chris Thompson at: chris.thompson@southtyneside.gov.uk or by telephoning: 0191 424 7845.

5-a-side Football Tournament                   –              Friday 13th April, 6-9pm

This will take place on the outdoor 3G pitch at Temple Park Leisure Centre, John Reid Road, South Shields, NE34 8QN.

To enter a team (11-13, 14-15 and 16-17 age groups) please contact Chris Thompson at: chris.thompson@southtyneside.gov.uk or by telephoning: 0191 424 7845.

South Tyneside 2017 Darker Nights Campaign

South Tyneside Council 2017 Darker Nights Campaign

We would like to make you aware of the forthcoming FREE open-access additional activities that children, young people and families can get involved in as part of this year’s campaign, which is being co-ordinated in conjunction with colleagues and partners:

Climb and BBQ on Thursday 26th October 2017. 5.30pm – 9.30pm

This will take place at Simonside Climbing Wall, South Shields, NE34 9SD (www.simonsideoutdooradventure.com/centres).

Over 170 unique climbing routes are available, in addition to a ‘free-climb’ bouldering area and the UK’s first digital / sensory trailblazer traverse wall (as seen on Dragons Den).

Children from the age of 5, young people and families are welcome.

Should you have any queries please contact Martin Simpson at: martin.simpson@southtyneside.gov.uk or by telephoning: 0191 424 0118.

 5 a side Football Tournament on Friday 27th October 2017. 6pm – 9pm 

This will take place on the outdoor 3G pitch at Clegwell Community Association, Mountbatten Avenue, Hebburn, NE31 2QT (www.southtyneside.info/article/19969/Clegwell-Community-Association).

To enter a team (11-14 and 15-19 age groups) please contact Chris Thompson at: chris.thompson@southtyneside.gov.uk or by telephoning: 0191 424 7845.

 5 a side Football Tournament on Friday 3rd November 2017. 6pm – 9pm 

This will take place on the outdoor 3G pitch at Temple Park Leisure Centre, John Reid Road, South Shields, NE34 8QN (www.southtyneside.info/article/11155/Temple-Park-Centre).

To enter a team (11-14 and 15-19 age groups) please contact Chris Thompson at: chris.thompson@southtyneside.gov.uk or by telephoning: 0191 424 7845.

Instructor Vacancy at Simonside OA

OUTDOOR EDUCATION INSTRUCTOR

(SIMONSIDE OUTDOOR ADVENTURE)

£27,394 pa (Pay Award Pending)

By being part of the outdoor education team, you will make a significant difference to the lives of children, young people and adults in South Tyneside so that they can compete favourably with their peers locally and nationally.

You will be expected to work flexibly to meet the needs of the service. This will on occasions include working on an evening, weekend and on a residential basis.

Shortlisting will take place week commencing 24 April 2017.

Interviews will take place on 8 May 2017 at Simonside Climbing Wall.

South Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant pre-employment checks.

 

To find out more about this role and to apply please visit www.southtyneside.gov.uk alternatively you can email jobs@southtyneside.gov.uk or call (0191) 455 4968. BT Typetalkers welcome.

Closing date: Noon, 21 April 2017.