Barrier Busting & In work Support

Barrier Busting & In work Support

The Barrier Busting and In work support service was designed and developed in response to growing demand and is currently being delivered throughout Bolton UCAN centres.

The service aims to help people to overcome their barriers to employment, including:

  • Confidence building
  • Positive Attitudes to job seeking
  • Identifying areas for personal development
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Skills development
  • Solutions and goal setting
  • Support with bridging the gap between benefits and employment
  • CV writing and career advancement

In work support includes:

  • Telephone mentoring
  • Employer relations
  • Information and signposting
  • Up to 6 months practical support

Our staff have access to a network of partners who can offer further support if needed. Barrier busting sessions have supported nearly 300 customers in just over 15 months.

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Following the Prime Ministers statement on the 9th May SWY have been reviewing the guidance in order to implement a COVID Secure Strategy and Action Plan to help us deliver accessible services whilst protecting the safety of colleagues, customers and the public.

Our plans are currently with colleagues for consultation and will be published here, in the meantime should you need details of our plans please contact us; hello@startswithyou.org.uk.