Vacancy – Part Time Ferry Friends Project Officer

Vacancy – Part Time Project Worker for Creetown Initiative’s Senior Citizen Project, Ferry Friends. 14 hours per week for a fixed term of 12 months but it is hoped to be extended subject to funding. To apply please send a CV and covering email to Chris Ward chris@creetowninitiative.co.uk by end of the day 29th...

Job Opportunities – Two P/T Senior Citizen Project Support Workers

Creetown Initiative is delighted to announce that £90,000 from the BIG Lottery Improving Lives fund has been secured, to provide support and develop activities for senior citizens in our community.  Senior Project Officer, Chris Hanna, who is  responsible for securing this funding, is pleased that the older people in our community will benefit directly...

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Current Projects

Please see a list of the consultancy projects we are currently working on. For more information about individual projects, please click on the name. Ferry Friends Ferry Friends is our exciting new project for our older generations in the Kirkmabreck Parish, which includes Creetown, Carsluith and Palnure.   We have been granted funding for the...

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Sad Passing of Creetown Initiative Manager

It is with a heavy heart that we write of the very sad passing of Creetown Initiative’s Senior Projects Manager, Andrew Ward. For well over over two decades Andrew dedicated his time to providing his support, knowledge and expertise to community development projects in Creetown, Dumfries and Galloway and across Scotland. His passion for...

End of Great 2 Years Working in Barrhill

After 2 years, Creetown Initiative’s contract working with Barrhill Community Interest Company and Barrhill Development Trust has come to an end. We have had a fantastic couple of years working with the community of Barrhill and hope that the community are pleased with progress made. Creetown Initiative provided Project Officer support and one staff...

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Staff

Creetown Initiative was founded by our late Senior Projects Manager, Andrew Ward. From humble beginnings in the early ‘noughties’, operating from a tiny store cupboard in the Creetown Heritage Museum, Andrew built the organisation up to what it is today – a vibrant community charity delivering local services and facilities and providing employment opportunities,...

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Coping with Covid – How Creetown Initiative is Adapting

After the second wave of infections and a surge in cases of the new strain of Covid-19, it comes at no great surprise that the Government has been forced to implement further restrictions to every day life and how businesses and organisations are operating. Creetown Initiative is no exception and we are continuing to...

Design Work for Ballantrae

Creetown Initiative has created some design work for Ballantrae Trust, to promote their youth Easter programme of activities and events. Ballantrae Trust, in association with Adventure Carrick, Girvan Community Sport Hub, Ayrshire Rural Touring Network and Elizabeth Tindal Freelance Ranger, is co-ordinating and promoting an exciting programme of events for young people aged 3...

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