Mencap Employ Me Online Programme
Do you need help to get work ready? Do you want to learn new skills?
Mencap are launching an online programme for adults with a learning disabiity in Greater Manchester.
We will support you through 10 weeks of online group workshops which will help prepare you for employment.
You will also receive tailored support, via 1-2-1 weekly sessions, to help you get closer to where you want to be.
Courses run from:
- 30 September 2020
- 16 December 2020
The programme will include:
- 10 weekly online employability workshops
- 1 to 1 support weekly through online sessoins, which will be tailore to met the participant’s needs
- 1 to 1 support up to the 31 March 2021
How it works:
This programme is for adults with a learning disability in Greater Manchester who want to progress into paid work, volunteering or further education / training.
Before the online sessions start, we will spend time getting to know each other.
We will talk about your long-term goals and how we can work towards them.
We will set small targets throughout the programme to help you reach your end goal.
Over the course of the programme these are some of the things we will look at:
- Identifying your skills and qualities
- Confidence building
- CV writing
- Job searching
- Interview skills
- Keeping safe online
- Community impact project
We will deliver activities tailored to working towards your end goals.
Activities will be delivered remotely through the use of computers, tablets and phones.