EQL are a company who support unemployed learners, aged 18+ embark on a clear, focussed journey into jobs and successful careers with a range of small, medium and large companies. They believe that learning experiences are richer when learners are taken beyond what is required to simply achieve a qualification, values Jobchange also stand by and support.

EQL offer 4 week Pre-Employment programmes, with a 70% success rate of individuals gaining employment within 12 weeks of completing their programmes. These fantastic programmes cover all aspects of pre-employment support, building confidence and breaking down barriers to help candidates achieve their goals

The next course begins on the 15th of May. At the end of the 4 week course, learners gain a level 1 qualification in Workskills and Personal and Social Development, as well as working towards their Level 1 or 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English.

Included in the programme:

Week 1

Initial Assessments, Goal Setting, Skills, Values and Qualities, SWOT analysis

Week 2

Skills for employment, personal statements, CV’S & application forms, Dragons Den activity, cyber safety, money management, 1-2-1 reviews

Week 3

Dealing with problems in daily life, behaviours in the workplace, cover letters, preparing for an interview

Week 4

Assessment centre (interviews with feedback), career progression, functional skills testing, final 1-2-1 reviews

The programme does not affect your benefits. To register for the course or for more information contact Kate via her email: katehodson@eqlsolutions.com