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108, 2022

Invitation to tender – Playwork NOS Scoping Project 2022

August 1st, 2022|Categories: Training|

The UK Playwork NOS Consortium (Play England, Play Scotland, Play Wales, PlayBoard NI and the Playwork Foundation) is inviting tender applications for the 2022 Playwork National Occupational Standards (NOS) Scoping Project.  The aim is to identify key organisations and stakeholders [...]

2807, 2022

Webinars: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) awareness training

July 28th, 2022|Categories: Communities, School Age Childcare, Schools, Training, Webinars, Young People|

PlayBoard is delivering free online Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Awareness training Level 1 and Level 2 in September 2022. Level 1 - Friday 16 September, 10:00am - 1:00pm *FULLY BOOKED*Level 2 - Friday 23 September, 10:00am - 1:00pm *FULLY BOOKED* [...]

2207, 2022

Youth@Play helping youth workers deliver a Summer of Play

July 22nd, 2022|Categories: Training, Webinars, Young People, Youth@Play|

PlayBoard's Youth@Play project builds on the capacity of youth workers to facilitate play in youth centres for their younger members. This summer, the Youth@Play team are supporting youth workers across the sector by sharing weekly resources - PLAYmails packed with ideas, [...]

1507, 2022

Webinar: Using Social Media in Marketing Your Childcare Business 26 July

July 15th, 2022|Categories: School Age Childcare, Training, Webinars|

This webinar will discuss various social media platforms and how to make best use of them to market your childcare business. Join PlayBoard online on Tuesday 26 July, 10:00 - 11:00am or 6:30 - 7:30pm. Close to half of the world’s population [...]

2706, 2022

PlayBoard announces Alan Herron as new CEO

June 27th, 2022|Categories: Advocacy, Communities, Councils, Research, School Age Childcare, Schools, Young People|

Alan Herron succeeds Jacqueline O’Loughlin as Chief Executive of PlayBoard NI on 27 June, following her retirement. Alan has served as PlayBoard’s Director of Service Delivery and Development since 2009 and has more than 20 years’ experience working in the [...]

2306, 2022

PlayBoard CEO retires after 18 years leading organisation

June 23rd, 2022|Categories: Advocacy, Communities, Councils, Research, School Age Childcare, Schools, Young People|

Following 25 years working for the child’s right to play and 18 years leading PlayBoard, Chief Executive Jacqueline O’Loughlin is stepping down on 23 June. Patricia Lewsley-Mooney CBE, PlayBoard Chairperson commented: “Jacqueline has been a wonderful advocate for children and [...]

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