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GMYN Introduction to Youth Work

Introduction to Youth Work (ItYW) is a six-session training programme that will develop your understanding and skills relating to youth work.

Each session provides an introduction to a different aspect of youth work, including both theoretical and practical applications in a range of youth work settings. You are welcome to attend as many sessions as you choose.

19 September, 2019 - 17:30 to 24 October, 2019 - 20:30
GMYN - Manchester

Our Shared Cultural Heritage (OSCH) project: Young Evaluator (Part-time; Manchester and Glasgow)

19 Aug 2019 - 10:47 by michelle.foster

Are you curious? Do you like finding out how and why things work? Are you creative? Are you analytical? Do you like talking to other people to find out what they think and to understand their point of view? The Audience Agency

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Detached Youth Worker at Manchester Young Lives

Manchester Young Lives is looking for an individual who will be able to engage with young people aged 11 -19 within the community to promote appropriate behaviour and encourage positive activities accessible for the age range. The role will include promotion of social action projects, with a particular aim to reduce Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) through educating and engaging young people.

35 hours per week
£18,800 – £20,952 per annum
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The Proud Trust launches ‘Transcriptions’ – the first writing competition exclusively for 11-19 year old trans/non-binary young people

16 Aug 2019 - 10:26 by michelle.foster

This summer, The Proud Trust is encouraging young writing stars of the future to put pen to paper and enter its new ‘Transcriptions’ writing competition for trans/non-binary 11-19 year olds, with the chance to get their work published and win a share of a £400 cash prize. The Proud Trust Transcriptions

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Manchester Voluntary Sector Assembly: Working with Young People

18 September, 2019 - 13:30 to 16:30

This Voluntary Sector Assembly is an opportunity to discuss how work with young people in the city has been impacted by funding cuts and how the sector has been able to respond to that, and also how different ‘pockets’ of activity might be better coordinated or joined up more effectively. You will hear about Help Through Crisis, a joint project involving Manchester Mind, the GM Coalition for Disabled People and Centrepoint, which supports young people. Included in this is the issue of how the project learning can be built into other work once the project funding ceases.

Keeping Children and Young People Safe in Manchester Grant

7 Aug 2019 - 12:48 by michelle.foster

Young Manchester are delighted to partner with Manchester Community Safety Partnership to launch the Keeping Children and Young People Safe in Manchester grants. Grants of up to £25,000 are available for organisations in the VCSE sector who want to explore and evidence approaches to tackling violence which impacts on children and young people. Keepign Children Safe

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#IWILL Fund 2019

6 Aug 2019 - 15:36 by michelle.foster

Community organisations across England can now apply for grants of up to £35,000 to help young people have a say in how community spaces are managed. The Fund is expected to make up to eight grants, available for one year. Successful applicants will have the opportunity to re-apply for up to two years' further funding, to build on their learning and focus on sustaining their impact. Coop Foundation

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The Prince's Trust – Get Into Technology programme

6 Aug 2019 - 15:26 by michelle.foster

This September, The Prince's Trust will be launching their Get Into Technology programme in Manchester - run in partnership with Amazon Web Services (part of their Re/Start initiative) and Generation. Prince's Trust

This free 12-week programme will provide training to young people aged 18 - 29 to become Cloud Operations Engineers, with a guaranteed interview with a tech employer at the end of the programme.

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Spirit of Manchester Story Week 2019 – Climate Emergency

6 Aug 2019 - 13:46 by michelle.foster

Are you a Manchester voluntary, community and social enterprise sector organisation? Would you like to share a story of your activity to tackle the climate emergency, as part of the 2019 Spirit of Manchester Story Week in September?

Spirit of Manchester Story Week 2019 - Climate emergency

We are looking for 20 VCSE organisations to share their stories during the week of 23-27 September.

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OnSide Youth Zones are looking for a Trustee Treasurer

2 Aug 2019 - 10:45 by michelle.foster

On SideAre you interested in an exceptional opportunity to use your skills and experience at Board level to help OnSide to change the lives of thousands of young people all over the country?  “Somewhere to go, something to do, someone to talk to” is the strapline of OnSide Youth Zones; many young people have none of these and for them a Youth Zone can be life transforming.

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