Are you staying on at school in post-compulsory education?
If yes then you may be able to apply
for an EMA.
EMA is based on your household income. The income thresholds to qualify for an EMA is £24,421 (subject to change) for households with one dependent child and £26,884 (subject to change) for households with more than one dependent child. You must meet all other eligibility criteria detailed in the Guidance document and Application form.
Guidance and information on how to apply can be found at www.dumgal.gov.uk/ema
If you think you may qualify you can apply now.
Several of our local roads are due to be re-surfaced between the 7th and 14th of July. This work will typically require the section of road to be closed for one day. Signs will be placed warning of the work. This work is weather dependent so we do not have exact dates for each road section.
DG1 Leisure, Dumfries
Fri 3 Sept 10.30am - 4.00pm
Sat 4 Sept 9.00am - 3.00pm
Sun 5 Sept 9.00am - 3.00pm
DAY 1 Learn, demonstration and detail each gentle move and progressions from easy to challenging.
DAY 2 Practice teaching movements and adaptations.
DAY 3 Plan, structure and deliver a one hour class. Assessment conducted during Day 3.
Participants will also be required to undertake an additional 1-day Core Macmillan Volunteering Training day, provided locally.
Prospective applicants should also detail (in no more than 500 words) why they wish to be a Volunteer Gentle Movement instructor.
Registration deadline is 16 July 2021