Employment

Work Club at Elland Children’s Centre

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FREE guidance & support with job searching & CV writing for families & young people looking for work, training, volunteering opportunities, apprenticeships or short courses.

Every Monday1:00pm to 3:00pm at Elland Children’s Centre, Boxhall Road.

Go along for a cup of tea and a chat or call Elland Children’s Centre on 01422 266197 for more information.

 

NHP Sure Start Children’s Centres recruiting now!

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We are delighted to be able to advertise a number of vacancies within our Children’s Centres across North and East Halifax and the Lower Valley. Many of these opportunities have become available due to staff progression internally within the organisation:

  • Senior Early Years Practitioner
  • Early Years Practitioner
  • Administrator
  • Cleaners x 2
  • Cook

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 31st March 2017

For more information about the individual vacancies and how to apply, please visit our website at surestartchildrenscentresnhp.org.uk/jobs-2/

Starting Line Employment Service for disabled customers

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Starting Line is an employment service which supports disabled people of working age living in Calderdale to find, apply for and keep a job.

This service is tailored to the individual and each customer is supported by a specialist Employment Advisor to prepare them for work, training or for a statutory work programme plus further understand their career goals and how to achieve them.

The service aims to

  • grow confidence, assertiveness and independence
  • develop important employability skills
  • support in making life-changing career decisions
  • find paid employment

What we offer

  • bespoke employment workshops
  • valuable work experience
  • interview preparation skills
  • employment opportunities
  • on-going support to both customer and employer

To register for Starting Line please complete our online application form or for further information, call 01422 367544 or email startingline@scope.org.uk

Referrals can also be made directly from an organisation with prior consent from the customer.

Volunteering Opportunities with Calderdale Council

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Volunteering can help your personal development and help you gain new skills, increase confidence and improved future employability.

Calderdale Council have lots of exciting opportunities within the service, including being a tour guide at Todmorden Town Hall, Library Ambassadors or even gardening.

Take a look at some of the current opportunities online here.

Sure Start Children’s Centres Recruiting Now!

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We are delighted to be able to advertise a number of vacancies within our Children’s Centres across North and East Halifax and the Lower Valley. Many of these opportunities have become available due to staff progression internally within the organisation:

  • Family Support Worker
  • Domestic
  • Cleaner x 2

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 9th December 2016 

For more information about the individual vacancies and how to apply, please visit www.surestartchildrenscentresnhp.org.uk/jobs-2/

‘Start Your Own Business’ Drop In Sessions – December 2016

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Can’t find a job or ever wondered how you could become self-employed/ start your own business but don’t know where to start or who to contact?

Why not check out the FREE monthly drop in sessions run by Eric Binns from Calderdale Council’s Business Support Team.

Click here to see upcoming sessions in December

Whether you are unemployed or employed, you are welcome to attend any session at any location and if you can’t make it to any of the sessions, please contact Eric to arrange a free 1 to 1 advice meeting on 01422 392222 or 07702 925493.

C&K Careers offers benefits advice and more to young people and adults aged 16+

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C&K Careers Centre in Halifax is open to both young people and adults over the age of 16 and offers

  • one-to-one Careers Guidance
  • help with job, apprenticeship, course and training applications
  • help dealing with redundancy
  • benefits advice
  • advice on setting up your own business and much more

Find out more about what the centre has to offer at www.ckcareersonline.org.uk or call today on 01484 225500 and ask for Halifax Centre.

‘Start Your Own Business’ Drop In Sessions – September 2016

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Can’t find a job or ever wondered how you could become self-employed/ start your own business but don’t know where to start or who to contact?

Why not check out the FREE monthly drop in sessions run by Eric Binns from Calderdale Council’s Business Support Team.  Whether you are unemployed or employed, you are welcome to attend any session at any location and if you can’t make it to any of the sessions,

Please contact Eric to arrange a free 1 to 1 advice meeting on 01422 392222 or 07702 925493.

Click here for upcoming sessions and start your own business

Talent Match in Calderdale for 18 to 24 year olds

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Talent matchTalent Match is targeting young people who are furthest from the jobs market, including those who are completely outside of the benefits, work and training system and facing severe barriers to gaining the skills they need to get into work.

The aim of the Talent Match Project is to engage with young people aged 18-24 who are long term unemployed and who require intensive support and coaching through a Key Worker approach in order to access a flexible and responsive pathway which will support them to get into, or closer to work.

Calderdale College are engaging with public and Voluntary Community Sector organisations in Calderdale to actively promote the Talent Match Project by chairing and facilitating meetings with the aim to create a mutual action plan with all colleagues who attend.

For further information or if you would like to attend these meetings please email abigailwy@calderdale.ac.uk or find out more about Talent Match at www.fundingunit.org.uk/projects/talent-match