Following a Safewise business strategy review, IAM RoadSmart will be taking over the successful Dorset Driver Gold (DDG) scheme from SafeWise on April 1st, 2018. It is expected that most DDG Instructors will transfer to the new scheme. Rob Hattersley, SafeWise CEO said: “Dorset Driver Gold is a great scheme, and a much needed support […]
New dates for Dorset Driver Gold theory sessions have been finalised. Thursday 7th December – 1.30pm at SafeWise Bournemouth Monday 15 January 2018 – 13:30 at Safewise Weymouth Tuesday 13 February 2018 – 10:00 am at Safewise Bournemouth To find out more about this confidence-building programme for mature drivers, click here.
SafeWise is to benefit from part of an unclaimed £90,000. The money, found at an abandoned care complex in Strete Mount, Christchurch, will help to grow the numbers of volunteers who deliver practical safety and life skills education at centres in Bournemouth and Weymouth. An 18 month long investigation was conducted, but after officers were unable […]
Due to promotion of our current manager within the Fire Service, we are looking for an outstanding leader and project manager to take the reins at SafeWise Weymouth during the charity’s 20th birthday year. Come and join us at an exciting stage of development and improvement. Click here for full details and how to apply.
We’re looking for a dynamic teacher and team leader to take the reigns as Manager at our Bournemouth centre, at the start of an exciting new phase of development. Click here for full details, and please forward, like and share far and wide so that we have a great selection of candidates to choose from. […]
I had an exciting visit last week to a huge aircraft hangar at Wroughton, near Swindon. All part of the job! Formerly used by the Science Museum, this is the site for the third SafeWise centre which will be open in 2019. The project is being managed by Dorset & Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service, who […]
During August SafeWise Weymouth were pleased to welcome students participating in the National Citizen Service (NCS). The scheme is part of a national Government funded program designed for 15 to 17 years-olds and provides a chance for students to take on new challenges, engage with their communities and develop key life skills that can be transferable and […]
SafeWise is pleased to announce the start of a great partnership working with Malcolm Pitcher of MSP Business Services to deliver health and safety consultancy services to SafeWise. MSP Business Services will be supporting SafeWise in the capacity of Health & Safety advisors, providing practical, pragmatic and realistic help and support to both centres in […]
Damory provides significantly discounted rates to local schools travelling to the SafeWise interactive safety centres in Bournemouth and Weymouth. The centres are designed to prevent accidents among children on the roads, in the home and at play. “SafeWise is a multi-agency partnership involving councils, emergency services, local businesses and other voluntary organisations – and it […]