Applicants will attend a 5-week induction course run by a variety of Manchester-based environmental organisations. We will be taking a blended learning approach to the course. Training will include remote learning via Zoom, face to face sessions, site visits. MOdules will cover: Intro to the local, Manchester context; food production; nurtrition and wellbeing; policy and youth activism; food and climate change; social communication; global negotiations and the UN Climate Change Conference.
Groundwork is a federation of charities mobilising practical community action on poverty and the environment across the UK. Groundwork was established in 1981 as a radical experiment to bring together communities, businesses and government in a joint effort to improve the quality of life and promote sustainable development in places that had become run-down and neglected.