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Jobmatch Participant Success Stories

We specialise in helping unemployed people develop the skills required to find employment.  Below are examples of the support we have provided for participants through our Jobmatch programme: Beatrice, Carrickfergus Beatrice has been unemployed for 7 years since losing her job as a kitchen assistant in a local hotel. She has low self-esteem and lacks…

New Eligibility Criteria for our Community Family Support Programme

Our Community Family Support Programme (CFSP) is a holistic approach where we help the family address health, social and economic needs which are causing problems in accessing education, training and employment We do this by working alongside the participant / family in the home if necessary, or wherever participants are most comfortable. We help to address…

Up Coming Career Connections Events

Are you an employer who wants help recruiting new staff? Let us help with your recruitment campaign and we can offer you the following for free: Access to a pool of job ready candidates Screening and interviewing services Training and induction support As part of our recruitment service for local employers we are running a…

Alastair Dempsey’s Journey to Employment

Alastair was referred to our Community Family Support Programme (CFSP) from the Ballymoney Careers Service in late January 2016.  Alastair had recently left his university course and was unsure what to do next.  CFSP is where we combine health and social care with training and employment to provide a holistic support service for young people…

Improving the local community through Work IT

Are you a community or voluntary organisation in Newry, Portadown, Lurgan or Coalisland?  Could your organisation benefit from a small community project? We are offering community and voluntary organisations from Newry, Portadown, Lurgan and Coalisland areas the opportunity to avail of support from our Community Projects Officer and volunteers to deliver a range of community…