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Breaking News -Skills Workshops commence on Thursday 7th February 2013 1.30pm-3.00pm. Employability Workshops commence Thursday 28 February 2013 1.30pm-3.00pm. Contact The Work Club for further details

Skills workshops

Communication at work – Thursday 7th February 2013: 1.30 pm – 3.00 pm

Come along to learn about lines of communication in the workplace, gain an understanding of different ways of communicating, and understand your preferred way of communicating with others.  Attending this workshop will help towards creating your CV and answering interview questions.  Come along to share your experiences of communicating in the workplace and learn how to communicate better

Team working – Thursday 14th February 2013: 1.30 pm – 3.00 pm

In this workshop understand what makes a team, what your role in a team is and why teamwork is important in the workplace.  Come along and share your experience of working/being in a team and find out what you contribute to a team.  Learn how this can help you with your CV and answering interview questions.


Employment Workshops

Workshop 1 – Thursday 28th February 2013: 1.30pm – 3.00pm 

Who am I?

Understanding yourself –In this session you will explore:

  • Your values and motives – what is important to you when looking for a job, why do you want a job, why do you want a job in that occupational area etc.
  • Your working preferences – to enjoy what you are doing understanding your preferences can help you get a job that fits

Workshop 2 – Thursday 7th March 2013: 1.30pm – 3.00pm 

What have I got to offer?

In this session you will consider how to:

  • Feel confident in the job market by  understanding what skills and experience you have to offer a prospective employer
  • Keep motivated by setting meaningful and realistic goals and planning actions to move you forward

Workshop 3 – Thursday 14th March 2013: 1.30pm – 3.00pm

Presenting myself on paper

During this session you will be given a CV overview (for more 1-1 support in creating a CV, come along to a Thursday morning session). You will find out:

  • What employers are looking for on a CV
  • What information is important on a CV
  • How to tailor your CV

Workshop 4 – Thursday 21st March 2013: 1.30pm – 3.00pm

Presenting myself in person

Come along and listen to what employers say about interviews.

Learn how:

  • to prepare for interviews, mentally, physically and emotionally
  • to present yourself for interview


For more information or to book onto a workshop, contact Jeannette on 07542736095                         

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