Tag: Training

Help back into employment with Raising Aspirations

The Raising Aspirations Project is aimed at unemployed individuals and families living in South Leeds. Particularly those furthest away from the job market, or who may have recently lost employment due to the impact of Covid-19. During the pandemic Raising Aspirations have directly helped over 40 people get into education,

Building college pushes for gender equality on International Women’s Day

Today (8 March 2021), Leeds College of Building is joining others globally in supporting the International Women’s Day campaign ‘Choose To Challenge.’ The College has made great strides in pushing gender parity in construction. Female apprentices at Leeds College of Building have also grown from 33 in 2014 to 190

Landscaping work opportunity for young people

Are you aged 16-25 and enjoy the outdoors? Not in Employment, Education or Training? This programme could be for you. The Prince’s Trust, in partnership with Continental Landscapes Ltd, has an exciting new programme that is perfect for those who enjoy the outdoors, want to develop their horticultural skills, or

Free gardening course to support residents towards employment

Local unemployed people in South Leeds who live with learning difficulties are invited to take up the offer of a free place on a gardening and allotment course to support their efforts to find employment or training. The course aims to help individuals gain new skills as well as improving