Work West In Work Support

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In work support

We are here to support you and help you increase your chances of earning money by providing you with access to career advice and further training.

If you are an Ealing resident who is:

  • 18 years or over
  • Working at least 1 hour either employed or self employed (this also includes staff on furlough)
  • Receiving housing benefit
  • Earning less than £10.75ph

Our service can assist you with:

  • Funding for accredited training to help you enhance your skills in the workplace
  • Advice and guidance to support you with your next career move
  • Employment support to help you improve your job prospects and earning potential
  • Online distance learning support to help you enhance your skills

You can contact us via email skillsescalator@ealing.gov.uk or phone 020 8825 8486

Our line is open Mon – Fri between 10am – 3pm. Please note that we may be busy but if you leave your name and phone number you can leave a message and we will return your call.

Support for businesses looking to improve skills of their staff

We are here to provide a bespoke online service to help Ealing businesses looking to improve skills of their staff. We are working closely with key partners to ensure that the service is easily accessible to local organisations.

Our service can offer you:

  • Organisational needs assessment to identify learning and development needs
  • Access to free or part funded training courses
  • Access to apprenticeships for staff
  • Re-train staff
  • Free support with managing current/upcoming vacancies
  • Free support with hiring an apprentice
  • Support with becoming a London Living Wage employer

You can contact us via email skillsescalator@ealing.gov.uk or phone 020 8825 8486

Our line is open Mon – Fri between 10am – 3pm. Please note that we may be busy but if you leave your name and phone number you can leave a message and we will return your call.

Useful links

Government guidance and support for employees during coronavirus
Vacancies and job search
Local training providers and colleges
Additional help

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