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Clubs

Out of work? Looking for a job? Not sure where to turn? No problem.

In response to growing national unemployment and direction from Job Centre Plus and Kirklees Council work clubs have been set up across Kirklees in the districts unemployment hotspot areas.

The work clubs delivered by Work 4 U have received funding from Kirklees Council Area Neighbourhood Action Team and Community First Development Fund for the office of Civil Society, and provide support to the unemployed across a range of areas that will help them get into work and provide them with the confidence and skills to do so.

The work clubs are currently led by friendly staff from Work 4 U Consultants Ltd , and local partner agencies. They are open to all and are free to attend. So why not come along and enjoy a Coffee / Tea with us.

Who’s Involved?

The work clubs work in partnership with a range of different organisations from local community projects and businesses, through to voluntary service organisations and training providers. Some of those involved are listed below

  • Kirklees Council Area and Neighbourhood Action Team 
  • Community Organising Project (GMB) 
  • West Yorkshire Trading Standards 
  • Job Centre Plus 
  • Netherton Community Centre 
  • Adult and Community Learning 
  • West Yorkshire Police 
  • Kirklees Council Young Peoples Service 
  • Local businesses 

What do I get?

Build your confidence and Qualifications and get top tips and advice on everything from Career Direction, CV writing and Interview techniques, IT skills and advice about setting up your own business. You could also get the chance to gain valuable work experience with local businesses and the chance to improve your CV through Volunteering.Many have also benefited and felt supported by meeting people in the same situation

Want to Join us?

If you would like to join one of our work club’s and be added to a network simply go the “Events” page for further information on a club in your area, or alternatively go to "Contact Us" and fill out the help request form for more information on your local work club, alternatively you can email b_elson@sky.com where a member of the Work 4 U team will be in contact you to deal with your request or telephone 01484 477129 for further information.

If you wish to simply make general enquiries about the work we do please go to the “contact us” page. Alternatively, if you are an employer wishing to advertise a job vacancy with us, please go to the “Employer” page