Support into Employment

Support into Employment

This project is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund.

Community fund

We offer free help and support to prepare you for employment

Why not join our free, friendly and supportive course offering one-to-one coaching and group support that will help prepare you for employment.

The course will improve your confidence and teach new skills to develop your job-hunting techniques. We will provide you with the support that you need to get back into work.

Our Support into Employment course will provide a tailor-made package of support to residents* with physical and work-limiting health issues who have a desire to return to work.

Your course will combine development of personal, social and employability skills. We will explore suitable work options, and can help find you apply for jobs.

“I actually took on two part-time jobs, while on the ‘Support into Employment’ course” Susan, February 2018.

“I got the job, which also fits in with my other (voluntary) commitments”. Terry, January 2018.

Read how Susan & Terry got themselves a new job after attending our Support into Employment course.

Training can include:

  • Managing change
  • Confidence building
  • IT Skills
  • CV writing
  • Interview skills
  • Action planning and setting goals
  • Career directions – helping you to identify areas of work and hours suitable to your needs
  • Support to search for job vacancies, including access to ways of searching for jobs
  • One-to-one support to apply for jobs
  • Calculating how much better off will you be when in work

Call 01582 470900 or email us for full details and prices.

*These training courses are available for residents in:

Luton, Bedfordshire, Northampton, Kettering, Daventry, Aylesbury, Cherwell, Wellingborough, Corby and South Northamptonshire.

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New course starts in February. We have just started the first group on this course and we’re now looking for more Luton residents to join the next course that starts in February.

We know and understand how difficult it can be to find work if you are a carer. You may struggle to find paid employment that fits around your caring commitments. 

If you wish to return to work in some way, but are unsure how to start, then we can help with 1-2-1 support with our employment advisors.

For 2020 if you would like to make a difference to your family’s life just make contact to see how our Support Into Employment programme may be able to help you.

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