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Resonance North West SITR Fund Event

16 May, 2019 - 18:00 to 20:00

Dismantling Poverty in the North West Through Investment in Social Enterprise

Resonance would like to invite you to the launch event for their Resonance North West SITR Fund on 16 May, to bring in the new financial year and celebrate this key milestone for social investment in the North West.

The event will cover:

Supporting our staff as older carers: A VCSE Briefing

21 Feb 2019 - 10:52 by michelle.foster

Ambition for Ageing’s Working Potential programme has recently released a briefing that outlines how Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise (VCSE) organisations can support older carers as employees or potential employees and therefore lead by example in this area. Ambtion for Ageing

Download the briefing from the Ambition for Ageing website

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Introduction to Equality and Diversity

This workshop will look at how personal opinions, prejudices and actions can influence others and lead to discrimination. Through gaining an understanding of equality, equity and diversity we will look at how to make youth work settings inclusive.

Attendees will increase their knowledge and awareness of equality issues by developing an awareness of Equalities legislation and understanding the personal, cultural and societal influences that affect people’s lives.

This session is facilitated by Steph Champion and hosted by Manchester Youth Zone

22 May, 2019 - 17:00 to 19:30
Manchester Youth Zone, 931 Rochdale Road, Manchester, M9 8AE

Grants Officer (Job and Development Programme) at 2027

Do you have experience working or volunteering in a frontline-based role in your community, or have lived experience of issues affecting working-class communities? Are you keen to develop your career, getting paid whilst undertaking first-class professional development and having a say on how funding is spent?  Do you consider yourself to be from a working-class community? 

Typically 9am – 5pm with some flexibility according to the requirements of your host organisation
£23,000 per annum (UK-wide) £25,000 per annum (London)
Location: You will join a host organisation located across the UK. You can select your location preference
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Understanding Governance Stage 1 - The trustee role

If you are new to the role of being a charity trustee, this one-day course will provide the perfect introduction, while experienced trustees will also benefit from a refresher of their responsibilities and comprehensive updates on evolving elements of the trustee role.

By blending governance and board leadership theory with interactive case studies, the first of our two Understanding Governance courses provides a lively learning environment where you can meet other trustees to share challenges and ideas. 

15 May, 2019 - 09:45 to 16:00
BDO, 3 Hardman Street, Spinningfields, Manchester, M3 3AT
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The University of Manchester Freedom to Work workshops

11 Jan 2019 - 09:54 by michelle.foster

The University of Manchester and Business in the Community would like to invite you to a series of workshops that will help you to understand what you need to do next to get a good job that is right for you.

The University of Manchester is the largest employer in Manchester and is keen to help people from all walks of life to benefit from the jobs that are available at The University and with their business partners.

Jobs are available in sectors including: Hospitality and catering; Building and facilities management; Construction; Business administration and more.

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Community Asset Transfer - What you need to know

UK's leading property advice charity Ethical Property Foundation is delighted to offer this free property workshop for non-profit organisations in partnership with Macc.

10am - 1:30pm Workshop and Lunch
1:30pm - 3:30pm Confidential 1:1 Advice Clinic

You will work with real life case studies from other community organisations and learn:

10 September, 2019 - 10:00 to 15:30
Macc, 3rd Floor Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW