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FREE workshop 22 Oct – Exploring ways to promote wellbeing at work

Get Well Get On is running free workshop 22 Oct – Exploring ways to promote wellbeing at work. This informative, interactive online workshop is aimed at Bristol & South West-based managers, small business owners, HR professionals and anyone who wants to learn how to manage health conditions in the workplace more effectively.  Feel free to also share this email with your networks and anyone you feel may benefit from this workshop. Attendance is completely free and the 2-hour online workshop will be held at 10am on Thursday, 22 October 2020 (register by following the link later in this email.) Topics will include: – Understanding the impact of long term health conditions, particularly invisible illnesses. – Understanding the benefits of job retention and how to implement reasonable adjustments. – Increasing awareness of other people’s mental health. – Having supportive conversations about health difficulties. – How to promote wellbeing at work. There will
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Courses from Partners in Bristol for September

Partners in Bristol are adding new courses throughout September and into the Autumn. Please let everyone know that we are here to assist the Bristol communities. Course Details Train for a Level 2 BTEC Certificate in Warehousing and Storage. Two-week course starting both online and at our Parkway Campus. 9.30 to 16.30 on weekdays. The course will qualify you to work in a rapidly expanding industry with many different career opportunities, with over 16% of current vacancies advertised within the south west. This sector has grown by 130% since Covid-19.While enjoying this exciting and interactive course, you will have the opportunity gain further qualifications in personal development for employment. Through your training you can meet employers looking to recruit distribution staff. Course Dates 14th September 28th September 19th October 9th November 30th November To register your interest or find out
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Work Zone Update

Workzone are back from our summer break and ready to offer support to people in the South Bristol area. We are continuing to offer support via phone and email. We will also be able to offer face to face appointments from 7th September within our centre here at HWV and clients can feel reassured that we have strict processes in place to ensure the centre is Covid Secure. We provide 1 to 1 support, assisting you to create your own action plan to navigate your journey into training and employment. We can help with:  Support in writing or updating your CV  Looking for work – helping you decide what jobs you are interested in and what to do to find them Advice on how to fill in job applications and interview techniques Help you to access training to improve your
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Tutor With HWV

Gatehousecentre has a vacancy for a Foundation Learning Tutor. Experience of teaching young people aged 16-19 years with challenging behaviour. Successful candidates will need to be IT literate, be flexible with subject teaching and be able to develop engaging lessons that target a range of abilities.The closing date for applications is Friday 4 September. E-mail for a job pack on gatehousecentre@yahoo.co.uk or telephone 0117 9788968 for further information.
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Mears Care Sector Based Academy & Level 1 course Induction

Mears Care Sector Based Academy course & Level 1 Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care- Induction 20th Aug. 10am, September, 4 weeks Weston College & Community Learning. I am attaching a flyer for this 4 week package of online courses to prepare learners to work in adult social care, this course is particularly linked to working for Mears Care in Lawrence Weston in Bristol.      Gain qualifications, skills, knowledge to prepare you to work in adult social care.      Online 4 week course with Weston College and Community Learning. Starts Monday 24th August, 9.15 -2.30pm, using Teams for the week one and two with Weston College.      Contact Weston College to join an Induction session on Thursday 20th August, 10-11am. Find out more about the course and developmental interviews with Mears Care in Lawrence Weston, Bristol, Contact Weston College 
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Items of Interest

1. The closing date for round two of the Small Business Discretionary Grant in Bristol has been extended to midnight Sunday 19 July. Businesses in the city with 49 or fewer employees including bed and breakfasts, charities and nurseries can check if they are eligible here.  2. Restaurants and other appropriate establishments can now register for the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme announced by the Chancellor last week; find out how here. 3. And read more about other elements of the Chancellor’s summer statement intended to spur economic recovery from the coronavirus outbreak here, and some reactions to the statement from local business leaders here. 4. The UK Government has recently updated (9 July) its list of organisations from outside government that are offering coronavirus-related help to businesses, including free support from Enterprise Nation; more here and here. 5.Read the latest official guidance on
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Ways2Work Network meeting this Wednesday

If you haven’t booked your place at this week’s Ways2Work network meeting, you can register your place now on Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/july-ways2work-employment-support-staff-network-meeting-tickets-108703232294
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Free Online Courses

The Finance and Management Business School is running free online courses. This courses are free for unemployed or low-waged people (this criteria can be quite flexible, so if in doubt, ask!) aged 16+ Courses include: Award in self-employment Starting your own Business Award in English and Maths (E3/ Level 1 English, E3 Maths) IT Level 1&2 Award in Accounting Business Administration L1&2 Security Guard Pathway (including free SIA badge) Warehouse and Storage Computerised Payroll for Business Care Pathway Customer Service Hospitality Please refer anyone interested to Sarah Freeman , or they can complete the attached enrolment form themselves or over the phone with Sarah.
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Partners in Bristol are recruiting

Partners in Bristol continue to move from strength to strength as more learners take advantage of the high-quality on-line and blended training that we are providing. Due to the increasing volume of registrations (and therefore workload) we are now in need of additional high calibre tutors to join our highly motivated team. If you are experienced in any of these sectors we are very keen to speak with you:  Employability  Construction  Warehousing  IT Management Please send your CV and cover letter to Rob.Hazelton@PIB.cityofbristol.ac.uk
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The Prince’s Trust Courses – Live online

The Prince’s Trust are running weekly Welcome Sessions Live online with the aim of presenting our up and coming courses. The Session includes information on: Get Started Courses Explore programme Mentoring Programme Get into Courses Enterprise Scheme Development Award Your Hired Jobs Board. These Sessions can be access by ringing our Free Customer Service 0800 842 842. They are run regularly ever Thursday Afternoon on Microsoft Teams Platform, ring and ask for the Welcome Session and we will send you joining instructions on the Wednesday before the course. You are  also able to make Third Party Enquires on behalf of Young People and we can call and send them the link to the Welcome session.Ring and register your interest now. Get Started with Dance Choreography (16-30) Delivered by multi-award winning company Boy Blue Entertainment, join us for our Get Started in
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