The Employment Hub Team run FREE weekly Job Clubs to help residents into work and also access training.
We can help you to;
- source local job sites
- prepare CVs
- complete job applications
- learn basic computer skills
Get in touch
During the current Coronavirus lockdown we are offering support through phone, email and zoom.
We provide a local service through a number of local community centres. If you live in the following areas listed below, you can get in touch with us during these times;
|Mondays:||10:00-12.00||The Rainbow Centre, BD22 6JB|
|Mondays:||13:00-15:00||The Millside Centre, BD1 2HS|
|Mondays:||13:30-15:30||Windhill Community Centre, BD18 2NR|
|Tuesdays:||09:30-11:30||The Keith Thompson Centre, BD22 7AE|
|Tuesdays:||10:00-12:00||Incommunities - Construction Training Centre|
|Tuesdays:||13:30-15:30||Capital of Cycling, BD1 5SD|
|Wednesdays:||13:30-15:30||Cottingley Community Centre, BD21 5NG|
|Wednesdays:||13:30-15:30||St Christopher's Church, BD4 9EJ|
|Thursdays:||10:00-12:00||Hainworth Wood Community Centre, BD21 5NG|
|Thursdays:||13:00-15:00||Cantyerbury Youth Centre, BD5 9LE|
|Thursdays:||14:00-16:00||The Sue Belcher Community Centre, BD22 7AE|
|Fridays:||10:30-13:00||Hole Wood Connect, BD4 0BL|
|Fridays:||14:00-16:00||Capital of Cycling, BD1 5SD|
To find out more about the work clubs ring either;
tel: 01274 257788
mob: 07837 999 207
tel: 01274 257788
mob:b07983 917 362
Sign up for a free skills course
Our Community Resilience Team run free English and maths courses that can help you into work and training and also improve your life.
Learning life changing skills
The training is very flexible and tailored to the needs of each learner.
You can choose to follow an accredited training pathway or come along to learn basic maths and English at your own pace.
Attendees can pursue a qualification (Level 1 and 2 NVQ) that can help them get a job or go to college and simply learn so they can help their children with their homework.
The sessions are open to anyone aged 16 and over and run by Nicki Woods, who has over 20 years’ experience teaching in the community.
Where is the training offered?
Café West, Allerton – Mondays, 9.30am -11.30am
Rockwell Centre, Thorpe Edge – Tuesdays, 9.30am – 11.30am
Holme Wood Connect, Holme Wood – Tuesdays, 1pm – 3pm
Windhill Community Centre – Wed, 1pm – 3pm
Gateway Centre, Ravenscliffe – Thursday, 9.30am – 11.30am (English), 12.30pm – 2.30pm (Maths)
Sandale Centre, Woodside – Thurs, 3pm – 5.30pm.
What participants say about the training?
Casey (18) from Ravenscliffe goes along with her mum to a maths course at the Gateway Centre. She said: "I get one-to-one support when I go which is really helping me build my confidence.
"I didn’t do any exams at school but I am hoping to change that through this course."
Carla from Woodside attends maths and English classes at the Sandale Centre and said: "The classes are really helping me and I can fit them around my work in childcare.
"Nicki helps me every week to further my skills and get the qualifications I need to develop."
Ravenscliffe tenant Tracy attends maths and English classes and said: "I’m 44 years old and I want to improve my skills as things have changed since my school days! It also a great way to meet new friends."
Find out more?
If you would like to join one of our free courses simply pop along to one of our partner centres or for more information ring Nicki Woods on 01274 254739.