Manchester Schools Win Funding for Social Action

We are thrilled to announce the winners of our £500 Social Action Grants for Schools! As part of GMYN’s Social Action In Education programme, we recently invited school groups across Manchester to apply for up to £500 to fund their own social action project. Winners will also receive ongoing support and guidance from our experienced [...]

GMYN is recruiting for two staff positions!

GMYN is recruiting two new staff positions to join our amazing team. We are recruiting two suitable people to join our care experienced teams to support the delivery of  a  new  exciting 3-year social action, life skills development and mentoring programme that will directly support Looked After Children and Care Leavers (CEYP) aged 12-25 in [...]

GMYN is recruiting a new staff member!

GMYN is recruiting a new staff member to join our care experienced delivery team. We are recruiting a new role to lead on the delivery of  a  new  exciting 2-year volunteering, life skills development and employability programme that will directly support Care Leavers (CEYP) aged 16-25 in Trafford. Care Experienced Programme Coordinator 28 hours per [...]

Social Action Grants for Schools

We are very excited to announce our new Social Action Grants for Schools programme to support young people to bring their social action projects to life. Any school in the Manchester borough is eligible to apply for one of ten grants to make a positive difference on something that matters to them. Successful applicants will [...]

Sessional Youth Worker Vacancies

In recent months the number of short term projects we deliver has increased, therefore we are on the lookout for new sessional staff to increase our capacity to deliver new work. These roles include a mixture of delivery of youth work projects, consultation sessions and delivery of training. The actual work to be delivered will [...]

We’ve won an award!

We are delighted to announce that we are one of only 20 charities selected from across the North of England, the Midlands and Wales to be presented with a Weston Charity Award. Alex Fairweather, founder and CEO of GMYN, said: “We are very privileged to be one of only a small number of charities to [...]

Enter a team in DigitalNext’s business cricket match!

On 26th July 2019, online marketing agency DigitalNext are holding a Business Cricket Tournament at Lindow Cricket Club in aid of GMYN and businesses are invited to enter a team. Officials, umpires and scorers for the event will be provided by Warwickshire Cricket Club to ensure fair play, while the Lindow Cricket Club has been [...]

Thank you to the #TeamGMYN runners!

On Sunday 19th May 2019, tens of thousands of runners and spectators flocked to Manchester city centre for the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run and we were thrilled to have 17 half marathon and 10k runners, raising funds to support GMYN. We would like to extend a huge thank you to all runners for their hard [...]

Training: How to work with young people in care

Date and time: Monday 3rd June 1:00pm – 4:00pm Venue: GMYN, Green Fish Resource Centre, 46-50 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LE This training explores how to provide effective support and enable participation of young people in care. The session will enable you to: Understand key terminology around young people in care. Recognise issues that young [...]