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Links to Work

Links to Work is funded by the European Social Fund and The Department for Work and Pensions






Links to Work is a programme in the Leicestershire area to help you find sustainable employment. We aim to support individuals, often with complex or multiple barriers, back into work.

We will work with you to write your employment plan and support you with:

  • Creating a CV
  • Identifying your strengths
  • Searching for local job opportunities
  • Completing application forms
  • Gaining computer skills
  • Building your confidence in interviews
  • Support in employment

To join Links to Work you must be unemployed or working part time, aged 25 or over and have one or more barriers to employment:

  • be over 50
  • be a lone parent
  • be an ethnic minority
  • have a basic skills need
  • have a disability or are managing a health condition
  • have caring responsibilities
  • have a basic skills needs
  • have mental health issues
  • have a criminal conviction
  • are drug or alcohol dependent
  • have no or low qualifications
  • have a language barrier (English not first language)

Please contact your local centre to find out more information and to refer yourself or somebody else to the programme, or email john.bowering@acorntraining.co.uk.


Links To Work Case study