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PBHA Special Event:
50th Anniversary Auction

2019-11-14T11:05:23+00:00

On Wednesday 11th December PBHA is organising a Christmas event and charity auction to celebrate our 50th anniversary at Kingsland Hub. This special event will bring together local artists and businesses to support those facing great challenges this winter. Along with food, drinks, and music, the evening will culminate in a special auction featuring artwork from PBHA-supported artists, as well as contributions from the local community. Among the artists featured in the auction is James Gray - a participant of our Supporting Makers Programme. ‘I believe colour has a powerful effect on people, and art is a wonderful tool’, says Gray, whose [...]

PBHA Special Event:
50th Anniversary Auction
2019-11-14T11:05:23+00:00

Outpost Wins VAI 2019 Volunteering Team of the Year!

2019-11-12T17:04:34+00:00

Outpost’s Volunteer Shop & Gallery Assistants Win Volunteering Team of the Year! We are delighted to share with you the news that Outpost has won the Voluntary Action Islington (VAI) Volunteering Team of the Year 2019! Outpost's Lucy Hughes receives the award from Islington’s deputy mayor The PBHA Outpost team has worked so hard to create a diverse, creative, and committed team of volunteers, and it’s a huge testament to the wonderfully inclusive work the Enterprise and Training team have been doing to create opportunities for volunteers. The VAI panel making the decision said: 'Thanks to this dedicated team [...]

Outpost Wins VAI 2019 Volunteering Team of the Year! 2019-11-12T17:04:34+00:00

Calling All Tenants! Let’s Spruce Up Isledon Hub!

2019-11-13T12:37:57+00:00

Join us to redecorate Isledon hub! What? Bell Group, who are carrying out our external decoration maintenance, have kindly volunteered to redecorate the Isledon Canteen. All tenants are warmly invited to join. Why? Tenants and staff carried out a walkaround of our hubs in Spring 2019 and agreed it would be good to redecorate Isledon and Clissold hubs to make them more homely. Tenants have chosen the colour schemes. When? 26th November to 29th November 8am - 4pm If you are a PBHA tenant and would like to get involved you are welcome to take part as little or as much [...]

Calling All Tenants! Let’s Spruce Up Isledon Hub! 2019-11-13T12:37:57+00:00

Fundraising Volunteer

2019-11-12T14:04:47+00:00

Fundraising Volunteer We are looking for an experienced individual with knowledge of raising funds from individuals, including HNWIs, in support of the work of small charities. This may suit a retired professional fundraiser or someone in the early stages of building a career as a fundraiser. You will have excellent communication skills, experience in working with wide range of people as well as experience of fundraising from individuals including by JustGiving, text and online giving and Crowdfunding. Closing date: Friday 20th December For further details Fundraising Volunteer Role Description Download Application Form Please email our admin team to discuss this opportunity

Fundraising Volunteer 2019-11-12T14:04:47+00:00

Celebrating Black History Month at Peter Bedford

2019-11-11T16:12:30+00:00

Marlon, who works on reception at Kingsland Hub, and also leads the Reading Group, started the workshop with a presentation of his research on Black History Month. He spoke about 400 years of history, key events, and some significant people, such as Martin Luther King Jr.   Diana Shakti Luck then led the group into discussions about: - What do we understand by history? - How relevant is history to the present? - What are the themes associated with Black History? - Which of these themes relate to Black History in the UK? - Which of the themes are difficult to accept? - What positive [...]

Celebrating Black History Month at Peter Bedford 2019-11-11T16:12:30+00:00

Power Up Digital Champions

2019-11-08T12:45:11+00:00

Peter Bedford Housing Association is delighted to be a partner of the Power Up initiative, which is supporting 15 exciting new projects to tackle the digital skills gap. Power Up is run by Good Things Foundation, with financial support from J.P. Morgan. It aims to drive economic and social inclusion through digital skills, powering up people, provision and places. Projects will take place in four areas of the UK; Bournemouth, East London, Edinburgh and Glasgow, and will help organisations to embed digital skills into support for employability, financial inclusion and small businesses. This partnership will enable Peter Bedford to recruit more [...]

Power Up Digital Champions 2019-11-08T12:45:11+00:00

Tenant Liaison & Health & Safety Officer

2019-11-08T10:50:05+00:00

Tenant Liaison & Health & Safety Officer Location: Kingsland Hub Hours: Full time - 37.5 hours Salary: £25,833 - £29,271 Contract: Permanent DBS Check: Yes Leave Entitlement: 26 days About Tenant Liaison & Health & Safety Officer The Tenant Liaison & Health & Safety Officer acts as a link point between tenants, contractors and PBHA. There is a specific focus on acting as the main point of contact for our tenants during planned works and the link between contractors and PBHA. The role also acts as the coordinator for tenant related Health and Safety issues, such as enacting PBHA’s hoarding policy, assisting access for essential planned [...]

Tenant Liaison & Health & Safety Officer 2019-11-08T10:50:05+00:00

Weekend Shop and Gallery Supervisor (Fixed Term)

2019-10-01T11:58:59+00:00

Weekend Shop and Gallery Supervisor (Fixed Term) Salary: £23,211 per annum (pro rata) Location: Outpost, Holloway Road Hours: Part-time Contract: Fixed Term DBS Check: Yes Leave Entitlement: 26 days (pro rata) About the Weekend Shop and Gallery Supervisor Role We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our Outpost team as supervisors. Outpost is PBHA’s independent shop and gallery, and flagship social enterprise on Holloway Road. The shop stocks carefully curated and ethically sourced homewares, gifts and accessories as well as providing a platform for PBHA artists and makers to exhibit and sell their work. Alongside this, Outpost is [...]

Weekend Shop and Gallery Supervisor (Fixed Term) 2019-10-01T11:58:59+00:00

Director of Services

2019-10-14T11:49:14+00:00

Director of Services Location: Hackney & Islington, London Hours: Full Time Salary: £51,000 - £55,000 per annum Contract: Permanent DBS Check: Yes Leave Entitlement: 26 days About the Director of Services Role The Director of Services is a member of the Senior Management Team, along with the Chief Executive and Director of Finance and IT. The Director of Services leads the Housing, Recovery, Property, Training and Enterprises functions across the organisation. About Peter Bedford Housing Association Based mainly in Hackney and Islington, we work with people who are homeless, have mental ill health, learning difficulties and multiple needs. Our work enables people to move [...]

Director of Services 2019-10-14T11:49:14+00:00

I Dream in Colour

2019-11-07T14:01:54+00:00

I Dream in Colour James Gray 14 Nov 2019 – 31 Jan 2020 Preview:  Thur 14 Nov - 6-8pm “My name is James Gray and I dream in colour. I believe colour has a powerful effect on people, and art is a wonderful tool. Hopefully my art brings joy and happiness into people's lives”   “I love the mess, it's my friend. I always know when I'm finished. I feel drained and absolute, it's a beautiful feeling”,   James says of his creative practice.   Outpost is proud to present ‘I Dream in Colour’, a solo-exhibition of fantastic paintings by James [...]

I Dream in Colour 2019-11-07T14:01:54+00:00