Office for Civil Society to reduce headcount but receive £80m for social impact bonds

Office for Civil Society to reduce headcount but receive £80m for social impact bonds

25 Nov 2015 | Gareth Jones

The Office for Civil Society will be forced to cut staff levels but will have responsibility for distributing £80m of new
funding for social impact bonds, according to today's spending review.


Office for Civil Society to reduce headcount but receive £80m for social impact bonds

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Shaun Rafferty, chief operating officer, JRF and JRHT

Care staff turnover at the Joseph Rowntree charities fell from 26 per cent to 12 per cent because it is paying more than its competitors, the chief operating officer said yesterday.

Helena Wilkinson, partner and head of charities and not-for-profit team at Price Bailey

Helena Wilkinson outlines the importance of designing a budget to support your strategic plan.

Navca restructures and makes redundancies to ensure it is sustainable

The National Council for Voluntary Action will make four redundancies as part of a three-year plan to become more sustainable, its chief executive has said.

Neil Cleeveley: local infrastructure must show why it is valuable

Navca’s chief executive Neil Cleeveley tells Kirsty Weakley that local infrastructure bodies need to collaborate, argue for early intervention, and explain the contribution they make.

He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.

» Daniel Phelan dies, aged 58

Tearfund's Alison Hopkinson on going from PCs to poverty relief

Tearfund’s finance director, Alison Hopkinson, talks to David Ainsworth about a career that has taken her from protecting margins on PCs to helping bring people out of poverty.

Laura Dawson,chief information officer at the British Council and chair of Charity IT Leaders

Why do organisations have a CIO, a CMO and a CDO, and how can they work together? Laura Dawson reports.

What makes a great charity finance director?

Finance director-turned-chief executive Simon Hopkins explores the aptitudes and attitudes that makes some FDs stand out from the crowd.

Jude Bridge

Marie Curie has today announced that it is merging its marketing, fundraising, communications, and policy and public affairs departments to create a new directorate. 

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