The Big Life group – latest updates
The Big Life group of social businesses and charities work together to provide people with opportunities to change their lives.
The group is made up of 7 businesses and 3 charities which deliver a range of support and services across the North of England including services for children and families, health and social care services, mental health and wellbeing; alongside housing support, education, and employment services.
Find out more about us here.
- Big Life Company – Fundraising & Social Media Officer: 03/01/2017 December 7, 2016
Salary: £22,434 per annum (equivalent to fixed point 25 on the NJC scale)
Working hours: 35 hours per week
Based at: Stretford Road, Manchester M16 9AB
Closing date: 3rd January 2017 @ 5:00pm
Download the Application Form
Big Issue North provides people with few other means the opportunity to earn an income and develop skills to improve their lives.
We’re looking for a Fundraising and Social Media Officer to join our fast-paced communications team, lead fundraising activity and income generation, and provide social media expertise to support the work of Big Issue North.
This is an exciting opportunity to work for a high profile charity, raising funds and awareness to enable the people who sell the magazine to change their lives.
You will generate income through individual donor management, corporate fundraising, grants, cause related marketing and managing the Big Issue North online shop.
Additionally, it will be your responsibility to work across all Big Issue North sites, producing vendor stories for use on social media, in stakeholder newsletters, in Big Issue North magazine and a range of other channels, supported by the communications team.
You’ll also develop and enhance our use of social media; making use of a wide range of channels to find new ways to communicate with existing stakeholders and reach new audiences.
Completed application forms should be sent to George Wright or posted to George Wright, The Big Life group, 468 Stretford Road, Hulme M12 M16 9AB
The Big Life group positively promotes diversity in the workforce
The Big Life group is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
This post requires an enhanced level DBS check
- Self Help – Low Intensity Practitioner: 19/12/2016 December 1, 2016
Location: Oakland House, Old Trafford, Manchester
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Salary: £24,304-£27,361 per annum (starting salary dependent on skills and experience)
Length of contract: Permanent
About the role
Self Help are looking for motivated nurses (including mental health), social workers, occupational therapists, cognitive behavioural therapists, psychological wellbeing practitioners (PWP) or integrative counsellors to join our expanding psychological wellbeing service in Manchester.
The post holders will work alongside a team of PWPs, counsellors and eTherapy coordinators within a stepped care model to provide a range of NICE approved low intensity interventions for depression and anxiety disorders. Treatment will be delivered through a range of modalities including face-to-face work, telephone therapy and facilitating structured groups such as anger and irritability, self esteem and assertiveness, worry and bereavement and loss.
Find out more on the Self Help website.