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Manchester Work Club Funding Programme June 2019 – 31 March 2020

15 Apr 2019 - 11:35 by michelle.foster

Manchester City Council recognises the important role Work Clubs play in providing flexible and informal employment support to workless Manchester residents. In recognition of the valuable role they play in delivering employment support services, Manchester City Council has made available grant funding for Manchester Work Clubs to apply for. Manchester City Council

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Volunteering and Community Engagement Executive at the University of Manchester

The University of Manchester have an exciting opportunity to be part of the team responsible for developing and delivering volunteering initiatives for students. The successful candidate will also be involved with wider Division initiatives, such as the Ethical Grand Challenges Programme.

Hours: 
35 hours per week
Salary: 
£27,025 - £31,302 per annum (according to experience)
Location: 
Manchester

Budgeting for your organisation - real world exercises

How do budgets work in the real world.......Budgets can cause anxiety and raise a number of questions particularly if you don't fully understand how to create and work with them.

This brand new workshop has been developed to help you understand budgeting and ensure that your budget works for you and your organisation.

Specifically for members of VCSE organisations across the city of Manchester we encourage anyone whether you are new to finance and budgeting or have been managing budgets for a number of years to attend.

18 June, 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00
Macc, 3rd Floor Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW

Money Talks

8 Apr 2019 - 20:19 by Mike Wild

Recently I had a very nice letter inviting me to write for a publication (quite high status) and a follow-up phone conversation to explore further. In the course of this, the London-based publisher emphasised that wanting to reach outside their heavily London-focused circle was a big priority for them. Who can guess the next bit of the conversation?

Gathering Stories

Stories stir the imagination and connect people and organisations to each other. They are a powerful tool to increase the profile of and engagement with your charity.

If you would like to build on your existing skills and think about new ways to tell stories, this course is for you.

This course is aimed at anyone in a Manchester voluntary and community sector group who would like to increase their skills and use of storytelling in their work. This could mean telling the story of your service users, volunteers or your organisation.

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10 July, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00
Macc, 3rd Floor Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW

Film 42

5 Apr 2019 - 13:55 by michelle.foster

Are you interested in film-making? Would you like to develop some practical film-making skills? Want to work with an award-winning filmmaker to create unique and original films which will make a real difference? Do you have something to say about your mood or well-being? Film 42 is recruiting young Black men aged 16-20 years old to take part in an exciting new project, aimed at exploring the themes of mood and well-being. 42nd Street

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Read Easy Wythenshawe

5 Apr 2019 - 13:53 by michelle.foster

We’re so used to reading online, road signs, books, emails and labels in supermarkets that we often don’t give it a second thought. However, up to one in twenty adults in this country struggle to read, often because they didn’t manage to learn at school and have spent years hiding it. Read Easy provides confidential, one to one coaching to help adults feel more confident and independent. Read Easy

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Out-of-school settings survey

5 Apr 2019 - 13:47 by michelle.foster

Manchester City Council is working with the DfE on a project to promote and raise awareness of effective safeguarding practices at activities delivered to children, without their parents' or carers' supervision, within out-of-school settings. An out-of-school setting is a location which is not a school, college, 16-19 academy or provider caring for children under 8 years old which is registered with Ofsted or a childminder agency.

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Youth Can Do Study Support Worker at Northmoor Community Association

Northmoor Community Association (NCA) is a small grassroots charity, unique in the services it provides to the neighbourhood of Northmoor facing adversity and deprivation on multiple levels. NCA manages a vibrant busy Community Centre and Community Laundrette located on Northmoor Road in Longsight.

Hours: 
20 hours per week (Monday to Thursday 1.30-6.30pm) School term time only
Salary: 
£17,457 per annum, pro rata
Location: 
Manchester
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