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Job Opportunities – Training and Development worker

Date 01.11.21

24.5 hrs per week

Salary £19,427 pro rata plus benefits

The Training and Development Worker is an exciting and rewarding role that will lead on coordinating training delivery, and the development of the training framework for Answer Cancer, the Greater Manchester Cancer Screening Engagement Programme.  You will deliver training to a range of stakeholders.  You will provide overall training coordination and support across the different Answer Cancer workstreams and support capacity and capability amongst other staff and stakeholders (especially Answer Cancer Champions) to take part in the Programme and to deliver local training. This Job Description outlines the expected work priorities and responsibilities. Supervision and peer support will be available to assist the successful candidate to fulfil this role. Read full story

Derbyshire County Council Falls Prevention Social Marketing Campaign

Date 28.04.21

Derbyshire County Council Falls Prevention Campaign

Do you have a small idea that can make a change?

We have up to £500 small grants for voluntary and community groups, businesses or teams across Derbyshire if they can do something to raise awareness of falls prevention.

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Greater Manchester Cancer Screening and Engagement Programme – Stakeholder Events

Date 16.05.19

The Greater Manchester Cancer Screening and Engagement Programme is running a series of Stakeholder Events in June.


This new programme has been commissioned by Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership. Its aim is to deliver a community sector-led approach to improve the uptake of cancer screening programmes and reduce the incidence of cancers.  It will achieve this by engaging, mobilising and working with local communities.   As part of this work, we are inviting local stakeholders to attend sessions that are relevant to their role and interests.


The event themes are as follows:

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Salford Healthy Communities Volunteers – Meet the Salford Star

Date 05.02.19

Volunteers of the Salford Healthy communities project have met with the Salford Star to discuss the end of their project. Read the full article here

RCC Awards 2017

Date 13.01.17

The RCC Board wishes to acknowledge the achievements of those projects who have worked over the last 4+ years. To do this the next Change Champions Network event will be reshaped to include an awards ceremony. The awards will be taken from the case studies in the report and the winners will be chosen by a small panel of RCC Board members. The winning team in each category will win a trophy, £100 in gift vouchers and free publicity.

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Commissioning Show London

Date 09.06.14

Unique Improvements Will be attending the Commissioning Show on the 25th – 26th June In the Excel Centre London. We will be on stand K22 so why don’t you pop along and have a look at what courses we have on offer and how we can develop a course to suit your needs and help you in your commissioning role.

Anyone makeing an enquiry at the show who goes on to book a course will receive a 10% discount off their booking.

To Find out more about the commissioning show visit the Commissioning Show Website.

for more information about our courses please email or call 0151 486 6737

First Cohort of the Change Champions Programme Graduates Today 28 June 2013

Date 28.06.13

The Change Champions Programme is part of the North East Lincolnshire Building Choice and Releasing Community Capacity Programme and is designed to provide staff and the community, protected space to work through the development of new services to address lack of provision in some much challenged communities. Read full story

Meaningful Engagement between commissioners and the public?

Date 14.08.12

In response to demand from primary care colleagues going through authorisation processes, Unique Improvements provide a suite of engagement and involvement courses.  Some are accredited via Teesside University and some are CPD approved.

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Winner of NHS Innovation Challenge Prize 2012

Date 31.07.12

North East Lincolnshire Care Plus Group supported by Unique Improvements has been awarded a prestigious NHS Innovation Challenge Prize for their work around early presentation of cancer symptoms. Read full story

Introduction to Service User and Citizen Engagement and Involvement

Date 10.02.12
Unique Improvements Ltd have teamed up with Primary Care Commissioning to offer An Introduction to Service User and Citizen Engagement and Involvement Course Free to PCC subscribers. This course is accredited by Teesside University and is worth 20 Credits at Level 4.