The Department for Education “Volunteers, Coaches and Leaders” funding aims to support Level 1 and Level 2 of the School Games, by providing funding for School Games Organiser areas to recruit and train young leaders aged 16-25 to support the delivery of their competitions.
Take a look at how some of the volunteers got on in the 2015/16 academic year competitions around Greater Manchester in the case studies on the right.
Applications for the 2016/17 academic year are now closed.
Greater Manchester School Games Organisers:
Bury - Olivia Williams and Gill Molloy
Bolton - Anthony Turner and Brian Richardson
Manchester - Martin Wright, Christine Bland and Paul Schofield
Oldham - Vicky Dean and Tim
Rochdale - Emma Mooney, Steve Whitehead and Julie Roberts
Salford - Lyndsey Nolan and Dean Gilmore
Stockport - Judith Riddings and Charlotte Pratt
Tameside - Mel Gough and Geoff Oldfield
Trafford - Chris Dyson and Kay Statham
Wigan - Lesley McGreevy and Cathy Robinson
Please contact your Borough SGO before applying.