Vacancy: Ageing Equally Policy Officer (BAME)

GMCVO is the voluntary sector support organisation for the Greater Manchester city region. GMCVO also hosts Ambition for Ageing, a cross sector partnership that helps to build age friendly places in Greater Manchester by tackling inequalities. Working in partnership with the Greater Manchester BAME Network, and funded by the National Lottery Community Fund, we now plan to deliver a project which seeks to support community organisations to play a larger role in debates on ageing policy within Greater Manchester. The project will highlight the specific challenges faced by different communities and the opportunities that exist for these communities to play an active role in helping people age well.

The post holder will:

  • Support community groups to develop funded activities that help generate insight on challenges faced and community strengths.

  • Develop campaigns to promote community views and research findings to policy makers and commissioners.

  • Support BAME leaders to understand policy making structures and processes related to ageing policy.

Click here to find out more about the position.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 18th February 2021 at 9am.

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