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Employment support

Our expert employment coaches offer free confidential support to Yorkshire Housing tenants seeking employment or looking for a better job. We also have a number of online resources designed to help you on your job hunt.

I want to get a job

It doesn’t matter if you’ve been unemployed for one week or twenty years, our employment coaches can help.

I want to get a better job

There are many reasons to gain a better job, from increased income to more suitable hours. We can help you progress.

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How do I write a CV?

A CV needs to sell you to an employer and our online resources can do just that.

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I need some training

If it’s training you need to take the next step on the ladder or to get back into work then our team can help.

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How do I complete an application form?

Lots of jobs require you to complete an application form online, we can help you make sure you’re doing it well.

I have an interview - help!

Going for an interview can be very daunting, especially if you haven’t had one for a long time. Let us guide the way.

Our employability coaching, advice and grants have helped more than 80 people into work over the past year.

We’ve helped a further 31 people to get better jobs with improved pay, hours and benefits.

 

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Meet the team

I’m really proud of supporting more than 150 customers into work over the last couple of years. Previously I worked solely in Bradford and supported customers to find work – with 87% of those I worked with securing a job. Prior to that I supported customers with substance misuse and housing needs to live independently.

Imran Hussain

Employment advisor, Leeds, Wakefield, Rotherham, Doncaster, Sheffield & Barnsley

I enjoy helping people reach their goals, and providing opportunities for people to fulfil their potential. I previously worked supporting teenagers and women within resettlement schemes to rebuild their lives. A big part of that was helping them gain employment and further educational opportunities.

Jennie Ironmonger

Employment coach, York, Selby, Malton, East riding and Ryedale villages