Skills and personal development

Step by step coaching to overcome personal barriers, get closer to the job market and gain employment.
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Recent highlights

  • A donation of £5,500 worth of IT equipment from Currys which included 12 tablet devices, four laptops and one desktop computer to provide digital support and enhance customers’ opportunities for training, counselling and employment
  • We have been working in partnership with Golf in Society and Normanby Hall Golf Club, leading to over £4,000 worth of golf lessons for people who are being supported by our Skills & Personal Development team
  • Keith Robinson, our Growing and Learning Project Co-ordinator, is working with volunteers to build bird boxes, bug hotels and hedgehog houses which will be taken to local youth clubs and schools to paint. The finished bird boxes are being donated to care homes and retirement schemes to encourage wildlife and brighten the community. Carol Richardson, Community Engagement and Volunteer Manager, has been working with Wickes, B&Q and GS Kelsey who have kindly donated materials and discounts to support the craft project
  • Future plans include looking to working with schools for pupils to learn about planting seeds and how to ensure healthy growth.

“I’m delighted with the counselling service and I feel like a new man. I’m now looking at going to college to gain qualifications and I’m actively looking for work. I’d highly recommend speaking with the team.”

A client who was looking for work following recovery from brain surgery

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