Getting Ready For Work Support from Standguide
Flexible support for your return to work.
Finding the right job after being out of work can be tough.
Standguide can provide expert advice to help make the journey easier.
You’ll meet new people in similar situations and have access to free, local support plus help with travel and childcare expenses.
The Launch Pad Programme
Ideal for Lone Parents, Carers & Partners of Jobseekers, our ‘Launch Pad’ support programme offers an eight-week programme of free, expert advice, job search support, and work experience with an employer.
Delivered by our Standguide advisors, in partnership with Jobcentre Plus, our training modules give you the opportunity to learn new skills, increase your confidence, and improve your chances of finding the right job for you.
Designed to support the move towards employment Standguide can offer up to 4 weeks (16 hours per week) employment training focusing on:
- Improving confidence
- Overcoming barriers
- Identifying transferable skills
- Setting goals
- Searching vacancies and approaching employers
- Creating a work-life balance
- Understanding equality and diversity in the workplace
- Making the transition to employment
4 Weeks Placement (16 hours per week)
Giving you the chance to put what you’ve learned into practice our advisors can help you find up to 4 weeks placement (up to a maximum of 16 hours per week). Experience employment and gain a valuable insight into the world of work.
Who Can Join This Programme?
- Lone Parents, carers and partners of Job seekers Allowance claimants.
Where to Go
- Venue address
Longsight Business Park
69 Hamilton Road
- M13 0PD