Workwise

Our Workwise team offer practical help and advice on getting a job and much more.  They run CV Clinics and drop-in sessions in Maidstone and the surrounding area, which we post regularly on our Facebook page.

You can also book an appointment with one of the team at a location that suits you, whether this is your own home or a local cafe.

Here are the services the team can offer you:

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With good relationships with local employers, they can give you tips and advice on getting a job, from CV writing, filling application forms to online job searching.
 

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Not sure of your next step?  Book an appointment with one of the Workwise team to talk through your options


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The team work closely with local training providers and can signpost you to fully funded courses.


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They will help you apply for a £150 grant to help fund equipment or a training course to support you into work. Find out more about personal development grant. 
 

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Going for an interview? The team can provide you with a smart work outfit which you get to keep and prepare you for your job interview. If you are interested then please complete and return the referral form to us: Dress to Impress Referral Form.
 

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They can offer advice to help you improve your budgeting skills from finding the best energy deals, opening a bank account to tackling your debts.
 

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You can attend one of our regular courses to help you improve your computer skills and use the internet.

 

For more information contact our Workwise team at employment.services@goldinghomes.org.uk or call 0300 777 2600.