The Workshop

Do you know someone who needs free support finding work or help improving their skills?

Skills Support for Employment is a Greater Manchester Programme which offers free one to one support, training, qualifications, work experience and help finding the perfect job. 

Participants need to have a valid National Insurance number and be at least 19 years old.

Other eligibility includes at least one of the following:

  • Unemployed (either claiming or not claiming a benefit) and not in full-time education.
  • Working under 16 hours per week and Claiming Universal Credit
  • Limited recent experience of employment with a skills or training need which is a barrier to finding work.

The Workshop has supported hundreds of people through free support including Jayesh and Sarah.

The workshop gave me the confidence to believe in myself. I love my job and look forward to going to work every day. Jayesh

Jayesh

"I came to see the Workshop and hadn’t worked for over 20 years. I now have a CV, job searching skills, level 1 in office skills and am looking to start a work experience placement working with my learning mentor." Sarah

Free training is available to help with your confidence and employability skills.  Work placements are available in a number of companies across Bolton, depending on what sector you want to work in.

To find out more, please contact our workshop on 01204 333209 or 01204 338981 or email elaine.sessions@bolton.gov.uk.

 

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