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GET INTO WORK (Employment and Skills Training)

ARE YOU AGED OVER 19? UNEMPLOYED AND LOOKING AT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES? EARNING LESS THAN £18,135 (ANNUAL GROSS SALARY) A YEAR AND LOOKING AT LEARNING A NEW SKILL?

The employment and skills team at Hopwood Hall will be able to help you. We offer a range of FREE courses to help you gain new skills, build your confidence and get you back to work.

Courses are just 1 or 2 weeks long to give you the helping hand you need to apply for jobs in the following sectors:

CONSTRUCTION, CALL CENTRES, ADULT HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE, HOSPITALITY.

We recognise that everyone has different needs and goals, and the aim of our employment and skills Support Team is to ensure we support you with quality training and professional advice designed around your specific needs. Our advisers and tutors have extensive experience working with people like you, ranging from those who have recently been made redundant, to supporting those who have been unemployed for longer periods of time.

These courses are FREE*, (fully funded) if you are aged 19+ and a Greater Manchester resident and are claiming benefits such as Universal Credit or Job Seekers allowance or if you are earning up to £18,135 per annum. Please contact us to discuss your individual circumstances.

To apply or to find out more please email workandskills@hopwood.ac.uk or give us a call on 0161 654 4373

If you can't see the sector you are interested in, please contact us to see how we can help.

GET INTO WORKING IN...Construction

  • Award in Introduction to the Construction Industry (Level 1)
  • CSCS Card (Level 1)
  • CSCS Test (Level 1)

GET INTO WORKING IN...Health and Social Care

  • Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care (Level 1)
  • Certificate in Employability Skills (Level 1)

GET INTO WORKING IN...Contact Centres

  • Certificate in Employability Skills (Level 1)
  • Units in Contact Centre Operations (Level 1)

GET INTO WORKING IN...Hospitality

  • Award in Introduction to the Hospitality Industry (includes City and Guilds Food Safety Level 2)
  • Certificate in Employability Skills (Level 1)

GET INTO WORKING IN...Facilities

  • Award in Introduction to the Facilities Industry (Level 1)
  • Certificate in Employability Skills (Level 1)
  • Get into Working in Hospitality (Level 1)