Free Open days with Adult Learning and gain new qualifications or skills!

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Our FREE OPEN DAYS with our friendly staff will help you decide what is right for you.

Functional and GCSE English and Maths – ICT – ESOL – First Aid – Food Safety – Security – Level 3 Education and Training and lots of other courses too.

Heath Campus, Free School Lane, Halifax

Thursday 14 June, 5-8pm and Tuesday 10 July, 3-7pm

If you’re looking for an opportunity to acquire new skills to help you get the job of your dreams, come along to our dedicated taster sessions for core skills. All Maths and English courses are FREE and run at various times of the day and evening to suit your needs.

Meet the tutors; find out more information and maybe try your hand at a range of interactive activities.

This is also a good opportunity to meet other providers, such as Halifax Opportunities Trust or Artworks from our outreach provision. You can also meet prospective employers and receive impartial advice and guidance from C & K Careers, to ensure you are on the right course at the right level.

No need to book, come along for a cup of tea or coffee and an informal chat – why not bring the kids, partner, parents, work colleagues, friends – you’ll all experience a warm welcome

Quote CAL20 when booking courses to receive a 20% discount

Calderdale recruitment awareness day with West Yorkshire Fire Service

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Friday 9th February at 9.30am or 1.30pm at Halifax Fire Station, Spring Edge West, Halifax, HX1 3JF View Map

The Awareness Day will inform you of what is expected throughout the selection process when applying to join West Yorkshire Fire Service. There will be an opportunity to take part in physical aspects of the selection process to get a good idea for what will be needed to be successful. It will also be an opportunity to ask operational Firefighters any questions you may have about the working life of a Firefighter.

Please bring suitable clothing and footwear for for physical training.

To book a place click here

Training to help you get back into work – Courses at Recovery College

Calderdale Recovery College have free courses and places available. Below is what’s coming up over the next month.

Do you know someone who is thinking about going back to work? Then this series of courses may just help:

Employment Tool Kit:

  • CV Writing – Friday 20th October 10.30-12
  • Your Rights at Work – Monday 30th October 10.30-12

Back by popular demand:

  • Mindfulness x 8 session – Wednesday 1st November 11-12.30
  • Achieving a state of peace x 1 session – Monday 30th November 10-3

All the above courses are taking place at Hope Street Resource Centre, Hope Street, Halifax, HX1 5DX.

Many of the courses may be able to support professional development and training needs.

More information: www.southwestyorkshire.nhs.uk/about-us/recovery/calderdale/

Please get in touch:

Caldeldale Recovery College
South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Email: calderdale.recoverycollege@swyt.nhs.uk

Job Vacancy:

Employment Services – Building Better Opportunities

Looking for the chance to positively improve the lives of families in Calderdale?

Then this is how you could do it . . .

 Trainee Family Mentor: 37 hours per week | Calderdale

£16,301.57 per annum, 1 year fixed term contract

We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Trainee Family Mentor committed to working with people from a wide range of backgrounds, improving their opportunities and increasing aspiration within areas of deprivation across Calderdale.

Working with the entire family unit, the ideal person must possess excellent people skills. To be suitable for this role you must be able to communicate with a diverse range of communities and individuals from across the Calderdale borough.

No experience is necessary; however, experience of working within a community setting and with people from disadvantaged groups would be an advantage.

Halifax Opportunities Trust is committed to safer recruitment policies and practices. This includes appropriate DBS (disclosure & barring) checks for all, ensuring references are taken up and adequate training on safeguarding adults.

Closing date for applications is Friday 27th October @ 5:00pm

Interviews will be held w/c: 30th October 2017

For an informal discussion regarding the above post please contact

Lisa Connelly lisa.connelly@regen.org.uk or call 01422 347392.

For an application form, please contact Bridget Blayney-Simpson on 01422 399504 or recruitment@regen.org.uk