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Thursday, 20 September 2018

Abingdon & Bicester HIVE contact



Abingdon & Bicester HIVE offices 
will be closed until further notice. For all enquiries including relocation please contact
Aldershot HIVE:

e-mail: aldershothive@armymail.mod.uk
Tel: 01252 347650 

 

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Applying for and allocation of service families accommodation

To apply for Service Families Accommodation and check entitlement CLICK HERE

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Furniture

As part of your accommodation choices, you can opt to live in furnished, part-furnished, or unfurnished Service Family Accommodation (SFA). All accommodation comes with carpets, curtains and a cooker as standard. Please read the full details HERE

Move-in standards

FULL DETAILS
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Insurance

When living in Service Family Accommodation (SFA), you will need to insure your home.    Please read the full details>>>
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CLICK HERE for the move-n step by step guide

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License to occupy

You will be required to sign a new Licence to Occupy each time you move into a new Service family home. FULL DETAILS >>>
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Service Families Accommodation: Process of complaints



Force Help To Buy Announcement





As announced by the former Secretary of State for Defence in October 2016,  
the Forces Help To Buy scheme is due to close at the end of December 2018. 
   
Applications can be submitted up to this date. 
Those contemplating applying under the current FHTB scheme should ensure that they adhere to these timelines.

 

Monday, 17 September 2018

Bicester Bowl Discount for MOD Personnel



 For Website details please CLICK HERE



Discounts at the Oxford Ice Rink



Oxford Ice Rink currently offer  Forces and NHS staff discount on all of their day time public sessions

Discounted rate and session times are below.
Monday - Friday 10.00 - 12.00 and 14.00 -15.45 £4.00.
Saturday 10.30 - 11.00 and 13.30 - 16.00 £6.00
Sunday 10.00 - 12.00 and 14.00 - 16.00 £6.00.

If you require any further information please call the rink on 01865 305010.

Please follow this link to read more about the Oxford Ice Rink

Employment Opportunity - Bicester Green - Sales Supervisor




Job Title: Sales Supervisor
Responsible to: Co-Centre Managers and Trustees
Hours: Saturdays – 9.30am – 4.00pm
Salary: £10.00 p/hr

Please note that this post will be subject to a DBS check and that this Job Description does not form part of your contract of employment.

Background and aims of the project
Bicester Green is a Centre for Skills, Sustainability and Second hand stuff. We have been open since April 2013 and operate by intercepting items from landfill using them as raw materials for learning in our workshops. We are a place for sharing skills, inviting those with knowledge of repairing bikes, furniture and electrical items to share their skills with those who would benefit from learning. We host volunteers, sell our wares, offer repair services and deliver projects such as a town-wide bike loan scheme and a series of training sessions as well as events for the wider public called Green Tuesdays. There is also a programme of educational activities, and support provided to other community organisations.

Purpose of the post
To take total responsibility for managing Saturday sales opening of the shop, pricing and merchandising in conjunction with the Co-Centre Managers, working to maximising shop profitability, maintain high standards of customer service, health and safety and supervision of volunteer assistants who help staff the shop.

Main Responsibilities of the Job
• To open and run the Bicester Green shop on Saturdays,
• To be responsible and accountable for maximising shop profit by sales target,
• To act as main point of contact for team of volunteers within shop.

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Changes to CarillionAmey (now Amey)





For your information, Amey's new website is  
and their contact Email address is customercare@ameydefenceservices.co.uk