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Find out about the latest job vacancies with the LGBT Foundation

LGBT Foundation is a Disability Confident Committed Employer and is an Investors in People accredited organisation. We welcome applications from everyone irrespective of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, faith and religion, disability and age, but, as ethnic minority groups, members of the trans community and religious and faith groups are currently under-represented across the organisation, we would encourage applications from members of these groups. Appointment will be based on merit alone.

Sessional Worker – LGBT Foundation Group – Older and Bolder

Sessional Worker – LGBT Foundation Group – Older and Bolder


We are recruiting for sessional workers to support the delivery of our LGBT Foundation support group Older and Bolder. Older and Bolder. Older and Bolder is aimed at older men who identify gay, bisexual or questioning.

The group will provides a safe, encouraging and non-judgmental space for men to take part in themed discussions and activities, and also to expand their social networks.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare activities in advance of the group and facilitate during the session.
  • Engaging people in positive conversations about well being.

  • Signposting and encouraging people to access LGBT Foundation’s services or signposting to external organisations where appropriate.
  • Ensuring all attendees feel included and supported in the space – through conversation, listening and engagement in activity.
  • Working with the Our LGBT Manchester Coordinator to ensure the necessary resources are in place in advance of an activity.
  • Collection of satisfaction and/or demographics information from attendees.
  • Identifying and suggest ways we can constantly improve these services for our service users

We are looking for Gay or bisexual men who identify as older* who want to use their skills and experience to increase engagement with other men.

Older and Bolder takes place on the Second and Fourth Thursday of the month, 7.30pm - 9pm.

If you would like to discuss this or any aspect of the role further, please contact Charlotte Goldsbrough on 0345 3 30 30 30 or email charlotte.goldsbrough@lgbt.foundation

Equal Opps Form (0.1MB) Job description (0.1MB) Application form (0.9MB)

Closing Date: Tuesday 3th September 2019 Interview Date: Tuesday 10th September 2019 10:00

Customer Service Assistant - Sessional Worker

Customer Service Assistants play a valued and integral role in ensuring that LGBT Foundation offers excellent customer service to everyone who accesses LGBT Foundation’s community centre


The LGBT Foundation Community Resource Centre not only delivers a range of services to the LGBT community but also acts as space for external organisations to hire for events, training, conferences and meetings.

Customer Service Assistants play a valued and integral role in ensuring that LGBT Foundation offers excellent customer service to everyone who accesses LGBT Foundation’s community centre. The role includes providing coverage on reception, answering business calls, providing building and venue hire support and supporting the Venue Hire and the Services teams with general administration tasks.

We particularly welcome applicants who identify as Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME), trans and/or older (50+) as colleagues from these backgrounds are currently underrepresented in our organisation.

Salary: £9.28 / hour

Special Terms: Needed for cover sessions at various times in the month – especially during seasonal times - would ideally suit students or someone looking to pick up some extra work alongside another role.

Shifts include:

Mon - Fri

8am - 4pm

2pm – 10pm

Saturday

10am – 6pm

Hours: Sessional cover

Accountable to: HR & Office Manager

Accountable for: Volunteers

Job Description (0.3MB) Equal Opps Form (0.1MB) Job Application (0.3MB)

Closing Date: Tuesday 10th September 2019 Interview Date: Not specified