Local Strategy Day for WorkCentres A fresh approach, new partnerships and more people working
A Strategy Day with Des McCabe, the UK's leading jobs specialist at a date to suit your organisation.
WorkCentres are being established across the UK to help people find work and build their futures. This Strategy Day explores from a practical ‘hands-on’ perspective how local partnership approaches can be created to help those struggling at this time in local communities.
Who is this Workshop for? All Local Organisations with a interest in helping individuals to get back to work. This can include Local Authorities, DWP, Statutory Agencies, Colleges, Training Providers, Community Organisations, Local Businesses, Chamber of Commerce, Careers Advisors, Faith Groups, Enterprise Bodies and others.
Format Part one (morning) takes delegates through the Work It Out! approach ‘step by step’ to show how individuals can find work, earn income and build their future. Part two (afternoon) explores the implementation of the approach and the setting up of a local WorkCentre in your area
This practical hands on workshop also includes case studies and examples to illustrate how Local Authorities, DWP, Voluntary Organisations, Faith Groups and Statutory Government Agencies are already working together using Work It Out! to create new partnerships and delivery frameworks to help those most at risk and vulnerable in local communities.
Key Topics - The new world of work - Work It Out! - How to find the work we really want to do - Building our future piece-by-piece with ‘Work it Out!’ - The ‘Work it Out!’ toolkit - How to find work that is not advertised - Workpiece ideas we can start today - How to create workpieces from nothing - 20 little known ways to get a CV to the top of the pile - How to ensure people are qualified for the new world of work - Building on individual strengths - The gap in provision - Opportunities for Local Authorities and Partners - New partnership arrangements - How do WorkCentres work? - Location, facilities and funding - Numbers, progression and capacity building - Operational support for those setting up a WorkCentre - Training and development for WorkCentre facilitators - Monthly support sessions - Creating your WorkCentre
Practical Details Times: 10.00am – 4.30pm (Registration from 9.30am) Lunch: 1.00pm – 2.00pm Numbers: 10-50 people The workshop is usually hosted by one Organisation (e.g. Local Authority) with invitations to other potential partners. Cost: £895.
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Further Details To discuss the day further or to reserve a provisional date please call Conall on 07799 904257 or email email@example.com