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6
Dec
2018

High Trees is recruiting tutors

Hourly paid tutors in the following subject areas: : ESOL, English, ICT, Maths, Teacher Training, Housing Salary: £30-£35/ Per hour (depending on contract) Background High Trees Community Development Trust is a community anchor charity based in Tulse Hill in Lambeth.  We deliver a range of services focussed in 3 key areas – Community Engagement and […]

31
Aug
2018

GLA – Citizen Led Engagement Evaluation Report!

Earlier this year High Trees had the amazing opportunity to work on a innovative pilot run by the Greater London Authority to work with peer researchers to connect with and include the most under represented groups within City Hall to ensure their voices were heard. Please take a look at the evaluation undertaken by the […]

19
Jul
2018

ESOL learners visit to the Horniman Museum and Gardens

Our ESOL learners visited the Horniman Museum and Gardens for the first time, with our teacher Elly. Thank you so much to Laura from the Horniman Community Engagement team, for the warm welcome and the free tickets to the Aquarium and the temporary exhibitions.

19
Jul
2018

High Trees Learner Forum at the Adventure Playground

This week we bought together leaners from across our courses for our High Trees Learner Forum. Our learners explored  themes such as self care and wellbeing, created a poster of tips on how to be healthier and happier and had a great food and music celebration for the end of our academic year. One of our learners who attended […]

19
Jul
2018

End of year conference with Lambeth Adult Learning

Last Friday our Education and Training team took part to the End of year conference for Lambeth Adult Learning! Our tutor Wayne received a nomination for E-Learning , our tutor Dorota won the most the Inspirational Tutor Award and our Service Admin Mohammed won the best the Customer Service Award. Our learners worked together on a well-being mosaic, reflecting on the importance […]

11
Jul
2018

Community Organising – Igniting the Network

Between the 26th and 27th of June CO Ltd hosted their 6th annual national gathering of Community Organisers at Yarnfield park, a conference center based near Stoke on Trent. High Trees were able to take three local people, Dennis, Gloria and Nicholas, who have done some amazing work in the community along to spend two […]

2
Jul
2018

Listening Skills for Community Organising Workshop

To build on the foundational knowledge of Community Organising provided in our introduction to CO course IRMO asked us to deliver our Listening Skills for Community Organising workshop on Saturday the 30th of June. Some thoughts from the learners and pictures of the day are below: “I have learnt more about Community Organising and I […]

19
Jun
2018

Staff Volunteer Training Day

Rosanna from the Baytree Center has been supporting our Social Action Hub Service Coordinator Graham to redevelop our volunteer processes over the past few months. Today Rosanna came up to High Trees to run our staff team through the new, improved processes and procedures to ensure that High Trees give volunteers the very best experience when they […]

18
Jun
2018

London Community Organisers Network – Pembroke House

The London Community Organisers Network met on Saturday the 16th of June to establish what the most important issues to the network are, how the network could better connect and how network members could more effectively look after their own well being whilst working in communities supporting social change. The network understands that change never […]

13
Jun
2018

Volunteer Opportunities – High Trees needs you!

High Trees are currently looking for volunteers to help us reach and support even more people in the local area. If you are interested in volunteering for High Trees, please check out our page on Do-It and register your interest. Our next volunteer group induction date is on Wednesday the 18th of July, so please […]

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