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Preparing Together course dates

04/11/2017

Preparing Together

Oldham

13/01/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

27/01/2018

Preparing Together

Blackburn

03/02/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

03/03/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

10/03/2018

Preparing Together

Sale

17/03/2018

Preparing Together

Oldham

14/04/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

12/05/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

19/05/2018

Preparing Together

Blackburn

14/07/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

 

15/09/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

13/10/2018

Preparing Together

Manchester

20/10/2018

Preparing Together

Sale

03/11/2018

Preparing Together

Oldham

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Please note that courses are often booked up several months in advance, so book early to avoid disappointment.

FOCCUS

Individual FOCCUS sessions can usually be arranged at a time to suit you.

Additional counselling venues

Manchester

Clitherow House
Lower Chatham Street
Manchester M15 6BY
United Kingdom

Bolton

St Andrew & St George's Day Centre
St George's Road, Bolton
Lancashire BL1 2BZ
United Kingdom

Current opportunities at the Manchester centre

Deputy Head of Centre

Are you experienced at working in teams, well-organised and have strong interpersonal skills?  Would you like to help lead a local team of counsellors and marriage preparation course providers in supporting couples in the community?  We are looking for someone to work closely with the head of centre to assist with tasks, such as recruitment and selection of new centre members and join a friendly and committed local team.

Find out more about the role and the application process or email volunteer@marriagecare.org.uk.

 

Marriage Preparation Course Facilitator

Are you passionate about healthy marriages? We’re looking for enthusiastic individuals or couples who have an understanding of and positive commitment to the values of Christian marriage to present our marriage preparation courses for those getting married in the Church.

We get great feedback from couples attending our courses and from our volunteers.

Find out more about the role and the application process or email volunteer@marriagecare.org.uk

 

Receptionist/Chaperone

Do you enjoy meeting people and putting them at their ease? One of Marriage Care’s most valued services is our relationship counselling. However, we cannot offer this service without a chaperone (receptionist) to welcome clients and stay in reception during the counselling session. We are looking for a friendly and helpful volunteer to spend a couple of hours on a weekday evening, sharing with other volunteers. We will pay local travelling expenses to the premises.

Find out more about the role and the application process or email volunteer@marriagecare.org.uk

 

Secretary/Administrator

Would you like to be part of a local team making a positive difference in your area? Are you well organised and a good communicator?
We are looking for someone who has excellent organisational skills to provide regular administrative support to the centre team, working closely with the Head of Centre and centre personnel.

Find out more about the role and the application process or email volunteer@marriagecare.org.uk

 

Team Assistant

Do you like to assist with the smooth running of events and help teams in service-delivery? We are looking for a friendly, people-person to help assist with registration and catering on marriage preparation course days, or other specific promotion or publicity events or team-meetings as necessary.

Find out more about the role and the application process or email volunteer@marriagecare.org.uk.

 

FOCCUS Facilitator

Are you are a good communicator with experience of marriage within the Catholic Church?   If so you could train to be a FOCCUS© Facilitator and use this questionnaire based relationship tool to help prepare couples for the lifelong commitment of marriage and understand their relationship better.

Find out more about the role and the application process or email volunteer@marriagecare.org.uk

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