Free Courses @ Salford UCRC

Opportunity Provider: Salford Unemployed and Community Resource Centre (UCRC)

SUCRC offers a range of support services for our community, including older people, people with disabilities, unemployed people and workers who are facing difficulties. These include educational facilities, advice & representation for people facing problems in a wide range of fields. The Closing The Gap Project assists people with debt management, benefits information, basic literacy, numeracy skills and IT, confidence building, healthy living and CV writing. We also run Salford Prison Project which supports ex-offenders.

SUCRC offers practical solutions to the issues local people face, for example through advice on benefits, links to credit unions and informal education sessions including community based workshops on subjects such as CV writing, English as a second language and confidence building. This helps tackle isolation and build community cohesion as we well as benefiting individuals and their families. We are embedded within our community and trusted by local people; we have been referred to as “the fourth emergency service”. Our holistic, people centred approach emphasising mutual aid, personal empowerment and practical action is key to our success. In the past 4 years we have supported around 25000 people within Salford.

The centre runs free courses on:

  • Financial Literacy
  • English / Literacy
  • Conversational English
  • Numeracy
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Stress Management
  • Positive Thinking
  • Confidence Building
  • Assertiveness Skills
  • Community Awareness
  • Equal Opportunities
  • Job Search / CV’s

If you are interested in any of the courses we offer please contact us directly.  Please see website here

Based in : Salford
Open to: Salford
Opportunity available: Courses starting in October
Close date: 31st March 2019
Is this opportunity ongoing? Yes
Opportunity Category: Computer Skills, Confidence Building, Functional Skills - English, Functional Skills – Maths, ESOL
Listing status: Live

Contact details
Contact person: Jane Preece
Telephone: 0161 789 2999
84-86 Liverpool Road
M30 0WZ

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