Vacancy: Operations Lead

GMYN are are seeking an experienced, driven and highly motivated individual to become our Operations Lead. We are looking for someone who can contribute to the smooth running of the charity and manage administrative/management support across the organisation to help deliver our vision of #YoungPeopleCan. This is an exciting role for someone eager to make [...]

Fancy taking the plunge with Team GMYN this summer?

Swim for us! Hosted at Brockhole on Windermere, the Great North Swim is a fantastic weekend of open water swimming in the stunning Lake District. Join #TeamGMYN and 10,000 other swimmers to raise funds for disadvantaged young people across Greater Manchester! Team GMYN charity places for the 1 mile open water swim are just £10. All [...]

Theory of Change Workshop

A Theory of Change (or ToC) is a way to illustrate and/or describe how the outcomes of your organisation’s work happen over the short, medium and long term. A Theory of Change can be designed at the start of a programme (to help with planning) or it can be used to evaluate an existing programme. [...]

Places now available with #TeamGMYN at Great Manchester Run 2019

Youth charity Greater Manchester Youth Network (GMYN) have several 10k and half-marathon places available at the Simplyhealth Great Manchester Run on Sunday 19th May 2018. Sign up today, take on the challenge, and help to raise funds to improve the lives of disadvantaged young people across Greater Manchester. GMYN creates positive opportunities for 13 to [...]

Skills & Wellbeing Coordinator Vacancy

We are recruiting a suitable person to work alongside our care experienced teams to support the delivery of life skills training and development activities. The support will be provided for care experienced young people (CEYP) across Oldham, Salford and Bury targeting CEYP who need support to take part in development activities, find progression routes and [...]

Wear a Christmas jumper on Friday 14th December!

Get into the Christmas spirit by holding a Christmas Jumper Day in aid of GMYN at your workplace, school or even down the local! All you need to do is wear a Christmas jumper on Friday 14th December and donate £2 each. Tinsel and baubles are to be encouraged! Your donations will go directly towards [...]

Ticket Bank Launches in Manchester with support from GMYN

After matching over 400 tickets with community groups in South Yorkshire, Tickets for Good is launching its Ticket Bank programme in Manchester. Tickets for Good is an events ticketing platform that believes in bringing together social life and social good. One of the ways it does this is its Ticket Bank programme offering donated tickets [...]

GMYN Charity Quiz Night

On Thursday 22nd November we held our Charity Quiz Night at the Abel Heywood pub in the heart of Manchester’s Northern Quarter. The event was a sell-out success, with over 80 people taking part, raising a whopping £1,500 for our work with care experienced young people and our Youth Panel. Teams joined us from Manchester [...]

iWillWeek: Announcing our Social Action in Education programme

This iWill Week, we’re excited to launch the next phase of our Social Action in Education Programme! iWill Week (12th-16th November) is a national campaign which seeks to embed social action in the lives of young people. Their goal is to ensure young people aged 10 to 20 from all backgrounds have access to volunteering, [...]

The Greater Manchester Care Leavers Awards

GMYN had a fantastic evening celebrating the achievements of care leavers across Greater Manchester at last week’s Greater Manchester Care Leavers Awards. It was an evening of celebration and enjoyment. The Awards took place on Thursday 18th October at RNCM, and was organised by Greater Manchester Higher, a collaboration of universities and further education colleges [...]