1 – FREE support and advice with writing your CV and applying for jobs.
Your CV is the first thing an employer will look at and is your chance to stand out from the crowd, but writing a CV can be a really daunting task. Our Connectors will chat with you to identify your transferable skills and experience. They will then help you get all this information presented in a CV and support you to apply for jobs.
2 – We can connect you with our partner, SmartMatching Cornwall, a unique programme of tailored advice to help you with your job search.
SmartMatching is unlike any other job-coaching programme. It focuses on you: your skills, strengths and passions. Their incredibly supportive team will shift your mindset for your job possibilities, and help you to believe in yourself.
3 – Confidential and FREE help with retraining after redundancy.
Facing redundancy or being made redundant in Cornwall is hard, but help is close by. The dedicated People Hub team will work closely and confidentially with you on your next steps to help you back into employment. Whether it’s funding for training and qualifications or information on the opportunities available, our team is here for you.
4 – Boost your job prospects with our fully funded courses, training and qualifications to start a new career.
Changing careers and retraining or upskilling don’t have to be complicated. Start your transformation today! The People Hub can help fund courses, training and qualifications for your next steps, whilst also having a team of friendly, dedicated Connectors ready with advice and help on your route to that dream career.
5 – Our Connectors can help you find a more fulfilling role or career path.
As well as giving you 1-to-1 free and confidential advice, we can help identify the transferable skills you already have as well as fund courses, training and qualifications. Talk to our friendly Connectors and take the first steps towards a brighter working future.
6 – Access our FREE Workshops: Easy Cooking on Universal Credit and Changing Mindset.
If you would like help cooking affordable meals, come to our Easy Cooking on Universal Credit Workshop and receive a FREE slow cooker. Or if you’re feeling stuck, fed up and unmotivated, our FREE Changing Mindset Workshop can help if you’re struggling to get past barriers in your life or are unsure what to do next.
7 – People Hub can give you your confidence back with the support and advice of our Connectors.
Sometimes life can be hard and circumstances change. You might feel so overwhelmed that you don’t know where to start to get your life back on track. Talk to one of our friendly Connectors. They can offer FREE advice and information to take that important first step.
8 – Sign up to our Get Connected Course and receive a FREE tablet and further funded digital qualification to help you apply for new jobs online.
If you are 16 or over, unemployed and looking to improve your digital skills then our Get Connected course is for you. The short sessions are for anyone who might be nervous using technology, particularly when searching for jobs.
9 – We can link you with support for housing, debt and mental health.
Whether you are struggling with money, work, health or housing, The People Hub is here to help. Our understanding team will give you FREE, confidential information and advice and link you with support for housing, debt and mental health.
10 – Join our Life Choices Course, which supports you to review your life and challenge negative thinking patterns that may be preventing you from moving forward.
If you’ve been out of work for a long time and feel like you could use a boost to your confidence, Konnect Communities’ Life Choices course could be for you. The FREE, six-week course aims to get past the barriers that might have held you back from having a job you love and build your self-esteem, giving you the skills to feel motivated and able to go after your goals.