Skills for employment

Can we help you?

The Skills for Employment programme provides FREE one to one support for people who have a barrier to employment or simply want support in improving their employability.  Support is personalised and catered for individual needs

You will have access to a dedicated Learning Mentor who through one-to-one support will guide you to:

  • Complete personalised skills training and gain a qualification
  • Seek support with CV and interview techniques
  • Participate in motivational and confidence building activities
  • Undertake work experience in your chosen area and gain a reference
  • Find sustainable employment

The team will advise you on the best ways to fulfil your potential, boosting your confidence in the process, so you can find the right pathway to a positive future.

Once you’re in a job we will help you adjust to the world of work and access the skills and support you need to progress in your chosen career.

For further information or advice and guidance please contact
Or call The Workshop on 01204 333209.

Customer feedback

“I came to see The Workshop with an alcohol issues and had no confidence or self-worth and hadn’t worked in over 20 years. I’m now part of the way through my journey and I now have a CV, job searching skills and I’m currently at college doing a Level 1 in office Skills and I also do an IT class as well. I’ve stopped drinking since starting on the programme and I’m looking at starting a work placement with my Learning Mentor.

*Sarah is one of a number of people who have received support on The Skills for Employment programme.

Elaine Sessions

Skills for Employment Scheme

Ground Floor

Town Hall

Victoria Square



Telephone 01204 333209
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