Do you need professional advice?

Do you need quality, professional advice? Although the drop-in advice sessions at STAG have now stopped, Blackfriars Advice Centre is still providing a service for Travellers in the area and STAG are More »

Driving Theory Test

Passing your driving theory can be tough. If you are a Southwark resident, there is free driving theory test practice available. All you need is to have a library number. Follow the More »

Gypsy Roma Traveller History Month

Should all schools celebrate GRTHM in June? Yes, all schools should. No, but schools which have Traveller, Gypsy and Roma students should. No, no schools should. If you would like to find More »

Applying for Schools in Southwark

For the most accurate up-to-date information on applying to school in Southwark it is best to use Southwark Council’s website or call 0207 525 5337. All school applications have to be done More »

CSCS Cards

What is a CSCS Card? The CSCS Card is used by the construction industry to make sure that all workers have enough Health and Safety knowledge to work on a construction site. More »

Make Money From Your Creative Skills!

Do you make greetings cards, jewellery, prints, badges, headband, soft furnishings or anything else? Would you like to sell it in a shop? Spark is a ‘pop-up’ shop about to open in More »

Monthly Archives: November 2014

STAG is recruiting!

Southwark Travellers’ Action Group is recruiting a Community Development Worker.  This is a really exciting role, working with the local Traveller community in Southwark providing one to one support and guidance.  You would also be leading on projects affecting all aspects of the lives of the local community such as health, education and employment.

The post is available for up to one year to cover the maternity leave of an established member of the staff team.  The post is offered for 28 hours per week.

The successful candidate will need a good knowledge of the local area and the Traveller community, significant previous experience of working with Travellers or be a member of that community, a positive and proactive approach, and excellent interpersonal skills.  We highly value to ability to work flexibly and creatively and to be comfortable working as part of a small team.  Good IT skills are a plus.

If this is you, we’d love to hear from you!  Please contact Harriet (STAG Manager) on or 02073586818 to discuss the role in more detail or to request an application pack.  The deadline for applications is Tuesday 9th December 2014.



Traveller Volunteer 2014

STAG welcome’s our new Volunteer Kathleen to the team, Kathleen will be with STAG for the next 6 weeks. Kathleen will be answering all our FB messages, updating our webpage, office admin and some low level case work.

Immunisation research project 2014

Immunisation research project are looking for 5-6 Travellers/ Gypsys to meet for an hour to discuss and get peoples views on immunisations.

If you are interested please inbox me to let me know, people who take part will get a £15 Asda Voucher as a Thank you gift.