Jan18

What is going on in the voluntary sector in Oldham? - Ben Gilchrist

18 January 2018 12:45 PM - 1:30 PM   University Campus Oldham

Event Overview:

The social science academic discipline is concerned with relationships amongst individuals and groups within our society.

This event is open to any student who works with or are aiming to work within society and with people.

  • Business
  • Children and Young
  • People
  • Criminology
  • Community Studies with Health
  • Early Years
  • Health and Social Care
  • Psychology
  • Sports and Exercise


Ben has worked as Deputy Chief Executive for Action Together since its formation in April 2016.

This session will include an overview of Oldham’s voluntary sector based on our recently published voluntary sector research with Sheffield Hallam University.

We will look at the Children and Young people’s sector within the voluntary sector and give an overview of the main policy drivers. What are the key considerations for someone who is aiming to work in the voluntary sector? What are the skills and qualities needed to work within the sector?


    Event Details:
  • Thursday, 18 January 2018
  • 12:45PM - 01:30PM
  • University Campus Oldham
  • 0161 344 8800