We currently have three employment programmes for women:
Starting or getting back into work might feel hard. Join one of our employment projects to make it easier to find your new job and build your career.
Our employment programmes are FREE and offer:
- Confidence Building
- Qualifications – English and Maths
- ESOL – English for Speakers of Other Languages
- Volunteering & work placements
- Wellbeing Coffee Mornings – meet friends & reduce isolation
- Jobs Clubs – applying online, CV writing, interview skills
- IT Skills for Employment – using the internet, Microsoft packages
- FREE creche places for 1-5 year olds (spaces limited)
Choose from the following programmes or contact the team to talk about the best one for you
|Accelerate is a Building Better Opportunities project funded by the European Social Fund and the BIG Lottery||Ambition is part funded through the European Social Fund 2014-2020 and supported under the Youth Employment Initiactive||Connect2 is part funded through the European Social Fund 2014-2020||Succeed is part funded through the European Social Fund 2014-2020|
|Accelerate is a free employment support service that can build your confidence, give you training, improve your skills and provide valuable work experience – all geared towards helping you find a job that suits you. |
Our support is tailored to your goals, your interests and your needs. We work closely with you every step of the way on your journey into work.
We specialise in supporting people who would like to work but for various reasons find it hard to get a job and enjoy all the benefits that employment brings. We offer practical help to deal with problems that have been holding you back including covering the costs of childcare and subsidised travel while you’re accessing our service.
If you live in Coventry or Warwickshire and are currently unemployed or economically inactive, we can help you.
|From 1st July FWT – A centre for women is offering four employment projects to support you.|
Along with our existing women only Accelerate, Connect2 and Succeed programmes we are introducing Ambition2
Ambition2 is for you if you are aged 16-29 and not in education, employment, or training.
This short programme delivers 6 sessions covering
· Confidence Building
· Introduction to Digital Literacy
· Skills for work – CV writing, job searching, applying for jobs
|Need to build skills and experience for work and not sure where to begin?|
Sign up and complete a personal action plan that meets your individual needs for support with Education and/or training including ESOL1-2-1 coaching or group workshops, including self-employment Job search, applying for jobs, interview training,
C.V’s Support with finding and funding childcare support claiming in work benefits support from other services like drug/alcohol recovery, DV and abuse advice/support, ex-offender support We book in regular reviews to check on progress and/or plan next steps and record it. When you achieve your goals, you exit the programme. AND must provide evidence of your job or course start.
|Need some help with the last step to get into work? Sign up and complete a personal action plan that meets your individual needs for support with Education and/or training including ESOL1-2-1 coaching or group workshops, including self-employmentJob search, applying for jobs, interview training, C.V’s|
Support with finding and funding childcare. Support claiming in work benefits. Support from other services like drug/alcohol recovery, DV and abuse advice/support, ex-offender support.
We book in regular reviews to check on progress and/or plan next steps and record it When you achieve your goals, you exit the programme. AND must provide evidence of your job or course start.
|Contact Lucia 07950800503 firstname.lastname@example.org||Contact Jo 07950813581 email@example.com||Contact Karima 07508437589 firstname.lastname@example.org||Contact Tirth 07538 093004 email@example.com|
The Accelerate project led by CDA is changing lives in Coventry. FWT are proud to be a partner & our CEO Christine McNaught is talking about our partnership work and how we are empowering women through Employability Programmes, on this video.