Job at GMCDP - Shaping Our Inclusion Project Worker

Shaping Our Inclusion Project Worker

£14,160 per annum (fixed term contract till 30th June)

We are recruiting a project worker (21 hrs p/w) for this innovative project for a fixed term contract ending 30th June 2020.

The project will give disabled people opportunities to become involved in the governance and running of GMCDP, helping to shape the direction of the organisation, as well as influence on areas such as campaigning, communications and membership.

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Friday, 14 June, 2019

Vacancy for Operational Services Manager - Breakthrough UK

From Breakthrough UK

 

Vacancy for Operational Services Manager

Salary £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (negotiable depending on experience)

 

Based in North Manchester

 

As a member of our Company Management Team you will be the operational lead for the management & development of a diverse range of employment & independent living services which support disabled people to participate fully in society and mainstream employment.

 

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Friday, 14 June, 2019

Disabled People’s History Finds A Home In Manchester

Disabled People’s History Finds A Home In Manchester

Wednesday 19 June will see the launch in Manchester of the GMCDP Archive (Greater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People).

The Archive consists of hundreds of documents and other artefacts which evidence the struggle for equality and recognition undertaken by disabled people’s organisations in the 20th and 21st Centuries.

The archive has been deposited with Manchester’s Archives+, who are providing a substantial level of support with cataloguing and preservation as well as housing the collection.

Items from the archive
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Thursday, 6 June, 2019

Inaccessible Peterloo massacre memorial causes protest storm

From Disability News Service:

 

Disabled activists have criticised a council for pushing ahead with “discriminatory” plans for a memorial to victims of the Peterloo massacre – who died 200 years ago in the cause of equality – that will be completely inaccessible to many disabled people.

 

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Friday, 31 May, 2019

The Accessibles #3: Access Denied Until Future Notice is now available to download

The Accessibles issue 3 is now available to download from our website.

In the third issue of the award winning The Accessibles, the team travel into the future to have a look at how The Social Model Of Disability is implemented to make society accessible for everyone. The Accessibles was written by young disabled people with superb local comic artist Jim Meadway

You can download here

 

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Thursday, 30 May, 2019

Job Vacancy for Community Connector at Breakthrough UK

From Breakthrough UK

Vacancy for Community Connector

We are recruiting for a Community Connector (based in North Manchester and nearby neighbourhoods of Bury and Rochdale) We would particularly welcome candidates who currently live or work in these areas.

Salary £ 22,071.21pa for full time (job share available)
Breakthrough UK, a leading disabled peoples organisation based in North Manchester, is seeking to recruit highly motivated and resourceful individuals to join our team of Community Connectors.

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Tuesday, 21 May, 2019

Side by Side Disabled Women's Peer Group from Breakthrough UK

Side by Side Disabled Women's Peer Group

 

Come and join us - a group for disabled women in Manchester.

 

This group will meet in East Manchester, contact us to find out more.

 

Regular, accessible peer support groups - welcoming and friendly in a safe space.

Grow your self-confidence and get to know your rights.

Feel valued, accepted and listened to.

Feel included and belong to a group with women who have things in common with you.

Develop coping strategies, and a sense of wellbeing.

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Thursday, 16 May, 2019

Job Vacancy at Breakthrough UK

Vacancy for Employment Support Officer

Salary: £23,571 pa based in North Manchester

Breakthrough UK, a leading disabled peoples user led organisation, is seeking to recruit a highly motivated and resourceful individual to join our team as an Employment Support Officer.

 

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Wednesday, 15 May, 2019

Nothing About Us Without Us exhibition at People’s History Museum Friday 5 April to Sunday 5 May 2019

Nothing About Us Without Us exhibition at People’s History Museum Friday 5 April to Sunday 5 May 2019

Co-produced with groups, campaigners and individuals, this exhibition highlights the story of disabled people’s activism and reflects on how this has been represented in history.

 

A large print guide and Braille transcription will be available. Films are subtitled.

 

Have Your Say, Saturday 27 April 2019,

2.00pm – 4.00pm

 

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Thursday, 11 April, 2019

FREE Accessible Workshop for Disabled Young People 11-18

✨FREE Accessible Workshop for Disabled Young People 11-18✨

 

Everyone has the right to be heard, express their views, & enjoy free cake! Join actors Melissa Johns and Ged Mulherin from TripleC in a 2hour drama session at Z-Arts for a fun way to explore changes in the community that young people would like to see!

 

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Monday, 11 March, 2019

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