Employment and training
Tackling worklessness and bridging the gap between
employment and skills is a key target for us. This programme area
concentrates on supporting our residents into work and
‘Stepping Up’ supports homeless families in temporary
'Affinity Futures' works towards providing a
better future for families in Lewisham and Greenwich
by offering unemployed parents career and training
We also run apprenticeship and work placement programmes and a
number of training courses to support residents to help themselves
including DIY and gardening courses.
We are providing work placements for young
unemployed people as part of the Future Jobs Fund programme and
projects funded by the Working Neighbourhoods Fund.
The high standard of our services has been
recognised with the achievement of the Matrix accreditation
Our monitoring systems and client information
have been recognised as best practice by London Councils.
For more information, please contact Victoria Whittle, Head of
Work and Enterprise on 0300 100
0303 or email email@example.com