Towards Work - Meadows and Clifton Area, Nottingham

Towards Work

The Bridges Community Trust (formerly Meadows Partnership Trust) is one of a partnership of local organisations delivering the Groundwork Greater Nottingham TOWARDS WORK, Building Better Opportunities programme across Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, jointly funded by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership's European Social Fund (ESF) allocation and the Big Lottery Fund.

We aim to support with those vital first steps towards gaining employment and overcoming barriers through a personlised service and support.

Our team is committed to:

  • Supporting people to overcome personal  barriers to employment and training, by providing an all-inclusive package of support to those most at risk of social exclusion
  • Providing an In-Work Support service to ensure employment once obtained, is sustained
  • Providing a person-centred, tailored service particularly for:
    • People out of work or economically inactive
    • People aged over 50
    • Young people not in education, employment or training
    • Women returning to work or who have never worked
  • Offering specialist support from our partnering BAME organisations, mental health and disability specialists for those in need of additional provisions

TOWARDS WORK offers bespoke, personalised and tailored solutions to support an individuals journey to personal progression and employment.  Linking individuals with specialist local support and continued In-Work services resulting in job retention.

Having enrolled on to the programme, TOWARDS WORK successful participants will:

  • Secure employment
  • Access education or training
  • Become economically active

To receive support from the TOWARDS WORK team, contact:

BBO Advisor: Lee Sunderland
Tel: 0115 9150079
Mobile: 07850 503176
Email: lee.sunderland@nottinghamcity.gov.uk

www.groundwork.org.uk/towards-work