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Celebrating the success of our employability programmes

We held a special celebration event to mark the achievements of 271 unemployed people who have found work through the Up for Work, Jobmatch and Community Family Support initiatives, as well as 1,398 qualifications which have been achieved by participants on the programmes. Our Up for Work, Jobmatch and Community Family Support Programmes, which are part…

Do you have what it takes to join our team?

We wish to appoint a suitably experienced Administrator to join our Community Family Support Programme (CFSP) and as such invite applications from suitable candidates. The successful candidate will be based in our Gracehill office in Co. Antrim. This is a fixed term contract until 31st March 2018. Salary: £14,040 per annum. Hours: 37.5 hours per…

Successful Networking Event for Ballymena Support Organisations

We recently held a very successful networking event in our Spring House office Ballymena for organisations who, like ourselves, offer support and guidance to unemployed people who are looking to develop their skills or find work.   16 local support organisations in total attended the event including Start 360, Triangle Housing Association, Disability Action, Prince’s…

Cancer Awareness talks at The Network Shed

We recently welcomed representatives from Action Cancer to our Network Shed to speak to our clients about the support services they offer and to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of gender specific cancers. The cancer awareness talks covered breast, cervical, ovarian, prostrate, testicular, bowel and skin cancers. Lifestyle factors which may affect the…

Have you ever thought about turning your hobby into a business?

Kellie, an artist originally from England who recently moved to Northern Ireland, is currently availing of the free business start-up support offered through our Jobmatch programme.  Kellie wants to share her love of art with others and provide art therapy lessons (a form of psychotherapy that uses art media as a mode of expression and communication) to…