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Press Release The Work Club starts a new service commencing 18 April 2013 CAP Job Club

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 Kings Church Penwortham to help jobless get work-ready

 For over 18 months Kings Church has been successfully delivering its free Work Club to help people in the South Ribble Area get back into work. From Thursday 18 April thet will be launching a brand new service “CAP Job Clubs”.

Members of Kings Church  Work Club Team wanted further help equip their local community to find employment in tough economic times so underwent specialised training from UK charity Christians Against Poverty ( CAP ) .

Now they are offering a free eight week course to boost the job-hunting process for unemployed people by equipping them with the tools, skills and confidence to find work.

Job Club Manager  Mark Willett , who will be leading the course, said: “With more people facing long-term employment, there is a real need for a personal service which provides practical and emotional support for people to find work again. CAP Job Clubs is designed to do just this.”

Kings Church is one of more than 30 churches of different Christian traditions across the UK who will be running a CAP Job Club, as they work together to positively impact the communities around them.

The CAP Job Club will be run as an eight week course covering topics such as identifying strengths, CV writing and interview techniques.

He added: “We hope that we can help people to gain the confidence and skills they need to find employment, particularly for those who may have been out of work for a long period of time. ”

The club will commence on April 18 at Penwortham Community Centre Kingsfold Drive , the morning sessions 10am to 12.30pm will provide a community drop-in and job coaching, the afternoon the Team will be running the Journey to Work Course.

  • To find out more  about CAP Job Clubs or to book your place visit www.capjobclubs.org      or telephone 01274 761 950

 

About Christians Against Poverty

Christians Against Poverty is a charity, which is determined to reduce poverty in the UK, caused by debt and unemployment. It partners its expertise with the care of the local church to offer free money management advice, debt help and job seeker support. For more about CAP see www.capdebthelp.org

For further information contact CAP’s National PR Manager Marianne Clough

marianneclough@capuk.org or telephone 01274 761924.

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