The Employment Support Service

Services: Career Advice, Drop in , Computer Training & Functional Skills

Our dedicated employment support team can help you find work or support you in staying in/returning to the workplace. Our team has a wide range of skills, experience and an in-depth knowledge of local employment support services and organisations.

Help to find work

We offer a range of employment support face to face , email,  or over the phone for jobs, training, volunteering, work placement or courses. During your session, we’ll explore employment aspirations and a plan to help you find or stay in work. Clients may participate within a variety of employment-focused workshops to share experiences, exchange skills and receive support within a confidential environment. We also signpost and liaise with employers, organisations, trainin g providers and other services in Tower Hamlets.

Employment Support Drop-In

We provide drop in services to use a computer for job searching, writing cover letters, filling in application forms etc with professional support. The services is on first come and first served basis.

Monday        3.30pm-5pm

Thursday     3.30pm-5pm

Please bring a pen drive to save your work. The career advisor will meet you in the first appointments and draw an action plan for you. Please let us know if you find work or start a training course

We offer impartial information, advice and guidance services that support our clients to make informed decisions about learning and work, based on the clients needs and circumstances and gives the clients the required support to make informed decisions about the jobs, courses and qualification. We have qualified career advisor  who have the skills and knowledge to identify and address the clients and learners needs.

Computer Skills Courses

DAY(S)

TIME

COURSE

Mon/Tue

10:00-12:30

Computer skills for beginners.

·      Suitable for absolute IT beginners or novices

·       Gain basic knowledge on widely used Microsoft Office programs, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

·      Learn how to send effective email communications, produce more powerful presentations and do more with data

Monday

3.30pm-5pm

Employment Support

Mon/Tue

10:00-12:30

OCR Functional Skills ICT Entry level 1, 2, 3 and Level 1.

Thu

15:30-17.00

ICT with Pre-Employment Support (Drop-in)

 

Functional Skills Courses

DAY(S)

TIME

COURSE

Mon/Wed

10:00-12:30

OCR Functional Skills English Entry level 1, 2, 3 and Level 1.

How to Enrol

You can come to our drop in session and enrol on to the courses or talk to your Job Centre Work Coach/Work Programme Advisor to refer you to this course..