Employment Projects

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  

AccelerateConnect2Succeed
Accelerate is a Building Better Opportunities project funded by the European Social Fund and the BIG LotteryConnect2 is part funded through the European Social Fund 2014-2020Succeed 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.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-employmentJob search, applying for jobs, interview training, C.V’s Support with finding and funding childcareSupport claiming in work benefitsSupport 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 childcareSupport claiming in work benefitsSupport 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 Tirth 07538 093004 tirth.hyare@fwt.org.ukContact Jo 07538 093004 joanna.selby@fwt.org.ukContact Tirth 07538 093004 tirth.hyare@fwt.org.uk

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.