Vacancy – Chief Executive Officer

The board of Erewash Credit Union is seeking a CEO to lead the organisation in the next stage of its development.  The credit union, trading as Derbyshire Community Bank, is based in the centre of Derby.  Following the resignation of the current C.E.O. after 7 successful years in the role, the organisation is looking for a proactive and passionate individual to deliver the strategic...

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Fuel Poverty Awareness Day

Friday 27 November will mark Fuel Poverty Awareness Day 2020 and your support is needed more than ever to get key messages out to vulnerable people this winter. Figures published by National Energy Action (NEA) state that around 4 million households in the UK are in fuel poverty, unable to live in a warm dry home. Fuel poverty in England is measured using the Low Income High Costs...

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Re-opening Derby Branch

We are delighted to announce that we are re-opening the Derby Branch from Monday 15th June. It will be on a strict social distancing basis of 2 metres, operating a one in, one out system in order to protect both members and staff. We ask that where possible you continue to conduct your business with us, without coming to either of our branches, and instead that you continue to contact us on...

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Covid-19 Update

To All Valued Members, Firstly, we hope you, your family and friends are keeping well and are safe! We wanted to email you to let you know, that during the ongoing issues surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are still FULLY operational! This means that we are still processing loans, setting up savings accounts and dealing with any general enquiries you have, all from the safety of ou...

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Easter home improvement loan

Need a home improvement loan this Easter? It's only a week until Easter and usually at this time of the year many people in the UK will use the extra long  weekend to do those DIY or gardening projects and they may need a home improvement loan to do this. In fact I've booked the whole week off and am planning to take up our grass and fill our borders with summer flo...

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How to cut back!

Have you woken up in 2020 with a financial hangover? Many of us will have. From over indulging in present buying at Christmas, to enjoying one two many boozy nights to celebrate the New Year, this time of the year can leave you feeling worried or anxious about your finances. And if you're not in the right financial situation to be taking out a loan, we've got some great tips to help you cut back ...

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Vacancy – Office Manager

Derbyshire Community Bank is pleased to announce we are seeking an outstanding individual to join our team as an Office Manager. With operational responsibility, you will play a key role in shaping and driving forward our operations. You will have experience of leading within a busy office environment, and you will use your leadership skills to develop your team and deliver an exemplary servi...

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Merger Update

Dear Member, The board of Derbyshire Community Bank (“DCB”) was recently approached by Money Spider credit union, which operates in South Derbyshire & East Staffordshire, with a view to a potential merger. Money Spider is a very small credit union with its main base in Swadlincote and it is entirely run by volunteers.  They recognised that small credit unions, like Money Spider...

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