Jobs & training
The Lyng Estate Job Club.
The Job Club, which has been established in partnership with employment development agency, SWEDA, operates every Tuesday, from 1-3pm, at the Good Shepherd with St John Church of England Church on Lyttleton Street, West Bromwich and has been set up to provide valuable support to residents from the Lyng estate looking to find employment. The sessions, are available on an appointment only basis and provide residents with a range of advice and training covering everything from how to use a computer to interview preparation techniques.
If you are unemployed and living on The Lyng, then Sandwell Employment Network can help you get back into work. They will offer you individual help and support to get the right job.
You will get advice on CV preparation, application forms, interview techniques and looking for employment. To find out more, call 0121 569 2146.
The local partners of Sandwell Employment Network can also offer advice to jobseekers. They are:
• Think Local, at The Job Shop, 13 Bull Street, West Bromwich. Contact them on 0121 500 1450 or email email@example.com
Youth Project Vacancies
PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO COVID 19 WE ARE NOT CURRENTLY RECRUITING BUT IF AND WHEN WE ARE ABLE TO RECRUIT WE WILL BE LOOKING AT THE FOLLOWING ROLE:-
Part time Youth Worker
Lyng Community Association, West Bromwich
Job Title: Youth Worker
Part time post, 5 hours per week with occasional weekend work
Salary: £10 per hour
The Lyng Community Association, a small housing association in West Bromwich has been successful in gaining a Children in Need grant to run a youth project across the estate. We are looking for a Youth Worker with experience of working with young people aged 10-18 in either a paid or volunteer role. The project is a youth led project, with the young people working on collective actions that affect the community, have a say on running the project and budget.
The successful candidate will be available to work on the project on Tuesday evenings from 4pm-9pm with a monthly external session held either on a Saturday or Sunday to suit the young people.
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