Social Prescribing Link Workers (multiple vacancies)-Action Together

Published date: 
Wednesday, 11th November 2020
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Social Prescribing Link Worker – Oldham

Do you want to work for a dynamic, creative, fast-paced charity?

At Action Together we see the amazing things people achieve when they work together to make the lives of others better. If you share our values; believe it’s possible; strengthen others and be true, we’d love you to consider joining our team.

Action Together are recruiting two full time and one part time Social Prescribing Link Workers to expand our established Social Prescribing Service by delivering our model in GP surgeries and community venues across Oldham. 

GM Moving Oldham Local Pilot

Aims/priorities: The Oldham Local Pilot Investment Grant's support local projects which will contribute to increasing physical activity. We are open to any ideas for all groups across Oldham, but priority will be given to activities which involve:

- people in Failsworth and Glodwick (as selected 'Local Pilot' areas)

- Children & Young People aged 5-18 in out of school settings

- People out of work/at risk of becoming workless

Oldham Community Recovery Fund

Aims/priorities: We recognise community action is taking place across the Borough and we want to encourage and support this action and help to sustain and maintain our vibrant sector to support Oldham people during a very challenging time.

We want to encourage this to be done safely and in line with the most recent Public Health Guidance and Government directives.

Applications for Oldham’s Community Recovery Fund should be for projects that meet one or more of the following priorities:

Action Together COVID-19 Community Response Fund

Published date: 
Thursday, 2nd April 2020

At Action Together we recognise community action is taking place across the boroughs of Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside & Glossop, and we want to encourage and support this action. 

We are delighted to let you know that we are launching a Community Response Fund that is available for Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside & Glossop groups from the voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise (VCFSE) sector working on a COVID-19 Community Response and meet either of these priorities:

Let's End Hate Crime 2021

Aims/priorities:   Hate crime is significantly under-reported. Even in difficult times, continued efforts by local groups and organisations are needed to raise awareness of and challenge hate crime in our communities and to help instil confidence in victims by highlighting how and where hate crime incidents can be reported. 

Organisations must engage local people beyond their existing membership networks and should be

The Sector Challenge Programme

Aims/priorities: The Sector Challenge Programme is part of the Catalyst and The National Lottery Community Fund COVID-19 Digital Response fund. There are 12 Sector Challenges across four sectors most affected by COVID-19: early years; financial wellbeing; mental health and wellbeing; and sexual abuse and domestic violence. For each challenge, they are funding three charity or civil society organisations working in that area to come together with a digital partner to explore solutions using digital, data and design.

HMRC Grant Funding

Aims/priorities: Funding is available to provide advice and support to HMRC customers who need extra help understanding and complying with their obligations and claiming their entitlements, including those who are digitally excluded. The funding is for bids that include one or more of the following activities: