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Monitoring Officer – Selnet Recruitment

Due to internal promotion Selnet are looking to recruit a Monitoring Officer to work on the Building Better Opportunites Projects in Lancashire. The Building Better Opportunities projects for Lancashire aim to support people who are furthest away from the job market back into work or training by providing intensive tailored support to reduce or remove barriers to work.  The project beneficiaries are supported by a partnership of support providers primarily from the VCSE sector organisations (Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector).

This role will undertake the monitoring and compliance checking of all documentation associated with the delivery of these projects. Working closely with all members of the BBO team and undertaking all aspects of monitoring for this project. The post holder will liaise with project delivery partners, review claims information submitted and ensure evidence is recorded and compliant with rules and regulations determined by joint funders; Big Lottery Fund (BLF) and European Social Fund (ESF).


The successful candidate will be subject to a six month probationary period and it is anticipated the post will be funded until December 2019.

Interested applicants can find the Job Description, Job Specification and Application Form below or request them by emailing opportunities@selnet-uk.com or calling 01772 200690.  The application form should be returned for the attention of Donna Sadler at Selnet Ltd, Unit F28, Preston Technology Management Centre, Marsh Lane, Preston, PR1 8UQ or via email to opportunities@selnet-uk.com.

*Please note CV’s will not be accepted*

Your application will be assessed against the Job Description and Specification.  

  • The post is full-time (37 hours per week)
  • Salary£20,136
  • Application deadline Monday 28th August 2017
  • The post will commence on the successful candidates earliest available date


Relevant Documentation

BBO Monitoring Officer – Job Description REVISED June2017

BBO Monitoring Officer – Job Specification REVISED June2017

SELNET Application for Employment 2017


Selnet is a company limited by guarantee. Company number 05671228.




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EU Funding Briefing for Lancashire

Due to high demand following our event in July, Network for Europe and Selnet are pleased to be delivering a second European Funding Briefing Event on 9th August from 2pm – 4.30pm in Preston.

Please note that tickets are limited and we recommend booking promptly to avoid disappointment. (If you are no longer able to attend after having booked, please contact me so that I can make the place available to another member.)


Who should attend

This event will provide a comprehensive update on ESF and ERDF, with an opportunity for questions and discussion. Anyone considering applying for European Funding or involved in delivering EU funded programmes who was not present during the July briefing.

European funding for Lancashire – what’s happening?

Despite Brexit, Britain has guaranteed local European Funds (ESF and ERDF) until 2022. Find out what is happening here in Lancashire, and how it affects the Third Sector.


Existing projects, including the Lottery supported BBO.
Live calls – the three ERDF calls.
Possible future calls.

Changes in Current Programmes

Proposed changes to the ESF and ERDF Programmes, the restructuring of ESF staff, latest on outputs and results.


Measuring what is being delivered.
The new ERDF Summative Assessments for each project, and the guidance to be issued. Counterfactuals!


Delivery is most important, not collecting receipts.
How Europe’s focus on simplification and cutting bureaucracy can benefit our projects.

What’s Next

What will be available to support Inclusion projects once the current ESF funding is complete? Get an update on the latest discussion, and find out how to stay involved. Learn more about the VCSE Brexit Project in The North: http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/vcse-brexit-project







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Looking to Grow?

Funded business support is available, talk to us:

Selnet is working with Boost, Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub, to deliver professional, impartial business support to ambitious companies across the county.

Boost helps business to grow and develop through advice, support and access to funding. Our role is to connect enterprising Lancashire businesses with these funded programmes, including mentoring, business masterclasses, product development, leadership development and accessing finance.


How we can help

Selnet’s delivery team will work with your business to identify growth opportunities and introduce you to the best support programmes to help you achieve your goals. With so much support available, this impartial and professional advice can save your business time and ensure that the support offered is relevant and valuable to your business.


Who we can help

The support is targeted towards companies (private and social enterprise) that are business-to-business and already trading.

Collectively, the team holds over 180 years’ experience of helping organisations just like yours.


For more information and to access support please contact Selnet on 01772 200690 or email opportunities@selnet-uk.com .

We look forward to hearing from you.




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This trade directory aims to showcase the range of services on offer from Selnet members, categorised into their specialist areas. We hope that it will help you to engage easier with individual organisations.

You may for example be, a procurement officer for a local authority looking to take the lead in engaging with the Third Sector or perhaps, a fellow Social Enterprise seeking a partner to form a consortium that will enable your to bid for a larger project. Either way, you should find all the information you require in this directory.


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Business Accommodation

Business & Legal Services


Community Support & Centres

Community Transport

Creative, Media & IT

Design & Print

Employability, Education & Training

Enterprise Support

Environmental & Recycling

Financial Services

Health & Social Care


Housing Associations

Retail & Manufacturing