EmployabilityParents into Work

The ‘Parents into Work’ course offers job seekers the chance to recognise and use their abilities, increase confidence as well as improving their employability skills. In addition the course is specifically designed to allow for child care or caring responsibilities.

Eligibility: Age 19+

Duration: 3 weeks

Each individual will create a Learning Plan in order to record their progress towards their personal goals. By fully participating in workshops job seekers can achieve the following qualification(s):


City & Guilds Entry 3 Award for in Digital Skills
City & Guilds Level 1 Award for Personal & Social Skills
City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Employability 

The Digital Skills module includes: sending & receiving emails, organising & storing documents, using the Internet safely and word processing & editing.

The Personal and Social Skills module covers personal finance, confidence building, effective communication, and creating a good impression.

The Employability Skills module covers CV building, career planning & job searching, making job applications and interview skills.

Contact your Job Centre Plus advisor to book a place on ‘Parents into Work’ or call 01429 890071 for more information.

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