Looking for work?

Skills for Work gives personalised support to help you move into lasting work.

The Work Programme, in partnership with our network of specialist providers, provides all the support you need to make every day count on your journey back into work.

We will tailor a programme that suits your circumstances, whether you are long or short term unemployed, a single parent, or have a health condition.

Whatever your needs, we will put you in control of your return to work - giving you the support you need to find a job that lasts.

How we can help you?

Throughout your time on The Work Programme, you can access the following:

  • Professional, tailored support from your Employment Link Officer.
  • Workshops to help you improve your interview skills, CV writing, and job searching.
  • Resource centre access to computers, internet, phone and fax facilities to help you find and apply for work.
  • Exclusive vacancies sourced by our dedicated employment team.
  • Health and well being support and advice.
  • Specialist advice from our network of community experts on such issues as housing, benefits and debt management.
  • Work experience and job related training.
  • In-work support through our careers academy to help you stay in work and develop your career.

If you are interested in joining The Work Programme, please speak to your Jobcentre Plus Advisor.