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Financial Accountant

Vacancy 28 June 2022

Are you a CCAB (or equivalent) qualified accountant looking for a part-time, flexible role at an organisation focused on shaping a fairer future for people all over the UK? We’d love to hear from you.

East Learning

With its Aspirations programme, East Learning helps students work towards their goals while providing their school with rich data to plan wellbeing, careers and co-curricular provision.

Senior Researcher

Vacancy 22 June 2022

We are looking for a motivated and experienced individual to join our team, managing and delivering high-quality research and community engagement projects.

Charlotte Healy

Person 21 June 2022

Charlotte’s background is working as an Economic Development Programme Manager in Local Government. She loves all things social enterprise and is interested in how we can use social innovation to create a more equal society. 

Here comes the community!

Blog 13 June 2022

Today, local leaders from around the UK descend on Parliament to call for a Community Power Act. Our CEO Helen Goulden welcomes engagement with communities that increases both equality and equity. 

Neighbourhood groups are here to stay, finds campaign for community power

News 13 June 2022

As research highlights the lasting power of community action, we join MPs and campaigners in Parliament to call for legislative change

Introducing the Community Power Act

Publication 13 June 2022

This proposal, supported by The Young Foundation, outlines new laws aim that could fundamentally change where power lies in this country.

Digital solutions: tech-powered responses to 21st century crises

Publication 13 June 2022

This paper explores the potential to develop digital civic infrastructure to support our national growth and drive levelling up.

Introduction to peer research course

28 July 2022
9:30am – 3:30pm

This online course is for organisations wishing to develop their peer research project management skills in-house. A previous participant said: “I learnt a lot and feel inspired.”

The rise and rise of participatory research

Blog 24 May 2022

Our CEO reflects on the knowledge shared at our recent Hive conference – and makes the case for peer research as an approach that is ripe for these times…

Hive minds: a series of peer research talks and debates

20 July 2022
10:00am – 11:00am

From 20 July, join us online at 10am on the third Wednesday of the month, to explore current news and views in participatory research.

‘Fat people face discrimination that affects them for the rest of their lives’ 

Blog 15 May 2022

New research from Kickstart peer research trainees uncovers prejudice and discrimination and explores its impact.


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