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Administrator at YPAC

YPAC is a Youth and Community work charity that work in Miles Platting, Ancoats and Collyhurst in Manchester.

The Administrator will be responsible for office management and administration of YPAC. You will work closely with and report to the Youth Work manager of YPAC. You will be responsible for the smooth running of the office for YPAC.

This post requires someone who is able to take a high degree of responsibility, often working alone. You will be a self-starter and a team player with excellent organisation skills.

Hours: 
13 hours per week (2x 6.5 hour days to be negotiated)
Salary: 
£10.83 per hour (pro rata £20,456)
Location: 
Based at: St George’s Community Centre, Bothwell Road, Collyhurst, Manchester, M40 7NY
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Supporting Young People: Workplace Health and Wellbeing

The course:
Equip yourself with the tools and understanding required to promote good mental health in the workplace. Designed to help you negotiate legal frameworks and highlight best practice, this new course places a specific focus on the needs of young people in your workforce.

12 February, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:15
HOME, 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester, M15 4FN

Children’s and young people’s experiences of loneliness: 2018

11 Jan 2019 - 09:43 by michelle.foster

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released new research on loneliness in children and young people. Office for National Statistics

Analysis of children's and young people’s views, experiences and suggestions to overcome loneliness, using in-depth interviews, the Community Life Survey 2016 to 2017 and Good Childhood Index Survey, 2018.

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GMYN - Training young people to be peer supporters

This training will help you develop an approach to train the young people you work with to support one another, whether you are interested in delivering a structured peer-support programme or simply developing peer support skills within an existing group setting.

You will gain resources and understanding to deliver the following activities with young people:

•         What is peer support?
•         Starting peer support relationships
•         Communication skills
•         Confidentiality and boundaries

5 February, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00
GMYN, Greenfish Resource Fish Centre,

Introduction to Youth Work - 6 week training programme

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.

Sessions are:

15 January, 2019 - 17:30 to 19 February, 2019 - 20:30
GMYN, 46-50 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LE

Peer Supporter Training

This training will help you develop an approach to train the young people you work with to support one another, whether you are interested in delivering a structured peer-support programme or simply developing peer support skills within an existing group setting.

You will gain resources and understanding to deliver the following activities with young people:
• What is peer support?
• Starting peer support relationships
• Communication skills
• Confidentiality and boundaries
• Goals and action planning

5 February, 2019 - 10:00 to 13:00
GMYN, Green Fish Resource Centre, 46-50 Oldham Street, Manchester, M4 1LE
Shared Topic Areas: 

VCSE Health and Wellbeing Fund 2019-20: Children and Young People's Mental Health – apply by 15 February 2019

7 Dec 2018 - 11:46 by michelle.foster

A new fund has been announced by the government to support VCSE organisations that help children and young people with their mental health. Applications are invited from existing schemes to trial a new approach to helping children and young people with their mental health. Gov.uk

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Manchester Safeguarding Boards priorities survey

7 Dec 2018 - 11:23 by michelle.foster

The Manchester Safeguarding Adults Board (MSAB) and the Manchester Safeguarding Children Board (MSCB) are statutory bodies made up of organisations that work together to safeguard and promote the welfare of adults, children, young people and their families. Together they make up the Manchester Safeguarding Boards and their role is to coordinate and ensure effective safeguarding across the city of Manchester.

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