Finding work and training

Employment and Skills support - Think Sandwell

by Sandwell Council

Support for all ages to find employment, apprenticeships or training. Based at Sandwell Council House, Oldbury and locations throughout Sandwell (look for Think Sandwell job clubs). Virtual service available via email, telephone, Skype, WhatsApp, Teams during COVID-19 lockdown - email enquiries_recruitment@sandwell.gov.uk to make an appointment
  • The Council House
    Freeth Street
    Oldbury
    B69 3DE
  • 0121 569 3020

Volunteer Leadership Development

by Tividale Academy

The intention of this program is to provide participants with the opportunity to: a. achieve recognized qualifications b. raise aspirations c. develop future urban leaders d. professional training and mentoring e. coached to a professional format
  • Portway Lifestyle Centre
    Sandwell
    B69 1HE
  • 07920096151

Job Club

by Skills Work and Enterprise Development Agency ( SWEDA )

Job Club every Thursday from 1pm till 3pm. Book your 1 hour slot with us today!
  • SWEDA The Business Centre
    Church Street
    West Bromwich
    B70 8RP
  • 0121 525 2558

Embracing Change

by Skills Work and Enterprise Development Agency ( SWEDA )

Regular coffee mornings on Mondays from 10am till 12pm Employment information, advice and guidance including CV building and education and training opportunities Business and social enterprise support
  • SWEDA The Business Centre,
    Church Street
    West Bromwich
    B70 8RP
  • 0121 525 2558

English Classes

by Bangladeshi Islamic Centre

Informal English Classes held at BIC
  • 10 - 13
    Bangladeshi Islamic Centre
    Lewisham Road,
    Smethwick
    Smethwick
    B66 2BP
  • 0121 558 8204

Building Better Opportunities - Bridges & Family Matters

by Confederation of Bangladeshi Organisations (CBO)

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic all our services are delivered differently and please phone our office on 0121-500-5441 or email; info@cbo786.co.uk to find out how to access support. Offering skills related to getting people into employment.
  • Greets Green Resource Centre
    Harwood Street
    West Bromwich
    West Bromwich
    B70 9JF
  • 0121 500 5441

Growing Opportunities - Barlow Road Community Garden

by Ideal For All

Sandwell's leading social and therapeutic horticultural project supporting people's health and wellbeing for over 20 years (an Ideal for All project - registered charity for disabled people)
  • Ideal for All
    Growing Opportunities Project
    Barlow Road Community Garden
    Barlow Road
    Wednesbury
    Sandwell
    WS10 9QA
  • 0121 558 5555 option 2

Growing Opportunities - Malthouse Garden

by Ideal For All

Sandwell's leading social and therapeutic horticultural project supporting peoples health and wellbeing for over 20 years (an Ideal for All project - registered charity for disabled people)
  • Ideal for All
    Malthouse Garden
    The Independent Living Centre
    100 Oldbury Road
    Smethwick
    Smethwick
    SMETHWICK
  • 0121 558 5555 option 2

Prince's Trust Team Programme Sandwell

by The Prince's Trust (Central Regional)

A 12 Week full time programme delivered by the City of Wolverhampton College based in Smethwick. Offering a level 1 Qualification in Employment, Teamwork and Community Skills, First Aid Certificate, Basic Food Hygiene Certificate and more. Our aim is to work with young people (16 -25 years) to get them in to Employment, Education or Training by the end of the programme. Please see the links for more details http://www.princes-trust.org.uk/about_the_trust/what_we_do/programmes/team_programme.aspx http://www.wolvcoll.ac.uk/princestrust/ The next Programme starts in February 2021. Please contact Andy to arrange a place on the programme.
  • Smethwick Police Station
    Piddock Road,
    Smethwick.
    Smethwick
    B66 3BL
  • 07771388596

Drop In Sessions

by Soho/Victoria Friends and Neighbours

Support residents in ‘Building confidence and connecting people'
  • c/o Smethwick Baptist Church
    Regent Street
    Smethwick
    Smethwick
    B66 3BQ
  • 0121 532 2011