Employment support programmes
Choose from 5 brand new and free employment support programmes.
We start all our courses by helping you to de-stress and to build your confidence. Then we design a personal package of training and support just for you.
Our award-winning team is here to help.
Please take a look on this page and send us a message to ask a question, or book your space on one of our courses.
During the coronavirus crisis all of our courses are running via phone, email, online courses and video meetings.
Free online training courses for PAs in care and unpaid carers. Now you can access our popular free workshops online, anytime, with our free online courses. We have over 30 mini-courses including Mental Health Awareness, Dementia Awareness, Health and safety, Safeguarding Adults, Autism awareness, Infection control, Epilepsy Awareness and Deaf Awareness.
More free exercise classes for Bedfordshire and Luton residents only. We have received new funding to provide free exercise and Yoga classes live online. We can help you with free exercise equipment hire and laptop/tablet hire too.
We have compiled some useful employment and job support links for Central Bedfordshire, Bedford Borough and Luton. Whether you are looking for a new job, need to find a support programme to help you back to work or prepare your CV then there are several free services that can help you…
Join the team here at our charity, The Disability Resource Centre, to help make a difference to people’s lives. We currently have job vacancies for a Training Officer, another role to work in our helpdesk team plus a number of Health and Social Care Trainer opportunities.
Being unemployed can be a stressful time. Knowing where to start with finding work and managing your personal wellbeing can be difficult. Our work and wellbeing workshops combine development of personal, health and employability skills. We want to help you. Our work and wellbeing support could be the starting point you need.
This programme can help develop your personal, IT and employability skills. We will help you to design a confidence building employment plan. This could include learning how to relax, de-stress and take control in different areas in your life. With these building blocks in place you can start exploring how to remove barriers, produce a CV, submit your best job applications and develop your interview skills.
If you are unemployed and looking for work, hoping to increase your household income or need help to manage your money, we are here to help. We want to help you with a package of support designed just for you. This could be the starting point you need.
We understand how difficult it can be to find time in your week to focus on you and your wellbeing. We want to help you. Our free support programme for carers could be the starting point you need to help manage your wellbeing, learn new skills and/or gain paid work.
A free employment support programme to help you find work in the health and care sector. All our support programmes are now available by phone and online. If you have worked in care before or are exploring new areas of work, then we can help you.
If you would like to volunteer remotely to help our charity team or as part of a work placement then we would love to hear from you. Our volunteers gain valuable experience and really enjoy helping out in many different departments including marketing, helpdesk, admin, social media and research.