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Thrive Access to Employment – An accelerator for ambitious social ventures wanting to scale their impact

7 Dec 2018 - 11:38 by michelle.foster

Expressions of interest are now open for year 2 of ‘Thrive – Access to Employment’, an accelerator programme which provides intensive support to social ventures wanting to scale up quickly. UnLtd

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Mynshull’s Education Foundation Trustee Recruitment

23 Nov 2018 - 10:36 by michelle.foster

Mynshull’s Education Foundation are looking to recruit new trustees to its Board. Mynshull’s Educational Foundation is an old Manchester Charity. Thomas Mynshull was a 17th century Quaker who left a legacy in his will to “apprentice poor boys into trade”. Gaddum

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Roots HR CIC - Free Social Enterprise Start - up Toolkit

15 Nov 2018 - 13:48 by cheryl.mcalister

To celebrate Social Enterprise Day 2018 Roots HR CIC giving away a FREE Social Enterprise Start-up Toolkit worth £217 jam-packed full of useful tools, guidance and documents to support your social enterprise.

Toolkit Includes:

Managers Guidance Factcheets 
• Starting to Employ
• Starting to Grow
• Checking the Right to Work in the UK
• Terms & Conditions of Employment
• Personnel Filing
• Successful Induction & Probation

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Emergency First Aid at Work training - expressions of interest

9 Nov 2018 - 11:48 by cheryl.mcalister
  • Are you or your staff / volunteers needing first aid training?
  • Do you need a refresher / re-qualification?

Here at Macc we are looking to arrange a self funding Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day) training session in late January 2019 and will have 9 places available for members of VCFSE organisations based within the city of Manchester. Certified by The First Aid Industry Body (FAIB) who are accredited through UKAS this training is suitable for employees or volunteers given the role of Emergency First Aider.

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National Football Museum - Achieve Your Goals

9 Nov 2018 - 10:39 by cheryl.mcalister

Denise Lambert and Martine Connolly have developed two free courses aimed at helping low-income Manchester residents gain the skills they need to get into work, apply for jobs, and increase confidence.

Everybody has a football story. We use the museum galleries, objects and stories to make the learning practical and relevant to everyday life. The skills gained will give learners confidence and build self-esteem, as well as prepare them for the workplace.

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Manchester Enterprise Challenge

8 Nov 2018 - 12:16 by michelle.foster

Do you have a short-term project for enterprise-minded student volunteers? Manchester Enterprise Challenge

The Manchester Enterprise Challenge combines an academic unit on enterprise with a community project and allows students to learn about enterprise while putting their skills into practice for a local charity or not-for-profit organisation.

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Manchester City Council Universal Credit Survey 2018

2 Nov 2018 - 10:31 by michelle.foster

Universal Credit Full Service has rolled out across Manchester for new claimants and those with changes of circumstances, and Live Service claimants are in the process of migrating across. Manchester City Council would like to understand the impact of Universal Credit on the residents of Manchester and have created a survey asking residents how Universal Credit has affected them and their families. Manchester City Council

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World Mental Health Day sees launch of 'Take 10'

12 Oct 2018 - 10:40 by michelle.foster

Take 10 launches on World Mental Health Day to inspire Manchester residents to read for ten minutes every day and feel good. Take 10

A new initiative launches in Manchester on World Mental Health Day, Wednesday 10 October (10/10), to inspire the city to embrace the mood-boosting benefits of reading for 10 minutes every day.

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