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Introduction to Lived Experience

An interesting and insightful one day training session that provides an introduction to the concept of lived experience, its importance and how it can be used as a tool for change.

This workshop is aimed at people who are new to this, or feel new to it, and want to explore lived experience in more detail. 


25 February, 2020 - 10:00 to 16:00
Manchester - venue to be confirmed

Head of Programmes at Manchester Cares

Manchester Cares is seeking a dynamic, passionate people-person to lead the team, to deepen their partnerships across the city of Manchester, and to oversee their programmes.

As Head of Programmes, you'll be outgoing and tenacious; a professional with an organised approach, a clear, authentic communication style and an intrinsic understanding of the power of networks and digital media.

40 hours per week
£30,000-£32,000 per annum plus travel
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PA/Executive Assistant to CEO at Henshaws

Henshaws is a charity that has been helping people living with sight loss and a range of other disabilities for over 180 years. Helping to reduce social isolation and increase independence through empowering disabled people to go beyond expectations and achieve their ambitions.

35 hours per week (hours can be worked flexibly)
£24,551.80 per annum pro rata /£13.49 per hour
Washbrook House, Old Trafford, M32 0FP
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Sunday Funday: Chinese New Year

26 January, 2020 - 12:00 to 16:00

Join Manchester Central Library for a celebration of Chinese arts, crafts and culture on one of our exclusive Sunday openings. We are celebrating the Year of the Rat with musicians, artists and activities for all the family. Soak up the atmosphere with traditional Chinese music, art and dance.

Take part in an afternoon packed full of Chinese traditions with the Confucius Institute of Manchester University.

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Age+ Project Coordinator at George House Trust

George House Trust currently have a vacancy for a Project Coordinator to lead their exciting new Age+ project for people living with HIV and over the age of 55.

An ever-growing ageing population of people living with HIV means that support services will need to change and adapt to ensure that they remain relevant.

Services provided within the Age+ project will include informal social networking opportunities, skills-based training sessions, new volunteering opportunities and one to one support.

35 hours per week
£24,313 per annum

Bid Writing for Charities and Community Groups Course

Get Grants Full-Day Bid-Writing Courses will give you practical support to improve your grant fundraising success and inspire you to become a more confident grant fundraiser. In attending the course, you will access expert insights, crucial information, and friendly advice that will help you increase your organisation’s income through grant funding.

10 June, 2020 - 09:30 to 16:00
Redbank House, 4 St.Chad's Street, Manchester, M8 8QA
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Managing Difficult Conversations

About The Course
The course will help you feel confident about having conversations that you find yourself avoiding, whether with colleagues, volunteers, service users / customers or staff who you manage.  You will learn how to structure and plan the conversation, how to communicate what you need to say clearly, how to handle your feelings, how to start and end, and keep control throughout.

3 March, 2020 - 09:30 to 16:00
Macc, 3rd Floor Swan Buildings, 20 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JW
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RADEQUAL 2020-21 Grant funding is now open for expressions of interest

17 Jan 2020 - 11:39 by michelle.foster

RadequalRADEQUAL is Manchester's campaign co designed with communities to build community resilience. The focus of this round of Grant funding (2020-21) is 'Building Community Resilience to Hateful Extremism'.

RADEQUAL define hateful extremism as ideas, attitudes and behaviours that are hateful towards specific ‘others’ and designed to undermine social cohesion.

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