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Develop practical skills, knowledge, coaching tools, and the confidence to motivate and empower the people you are supporting to overcome barriers and access education, training, or employment.

Who is this course for?

  • Managers and frontline staff in the homelessness and supported housing sector
  • Staff from other sectors who provide employability advice and guidance

What will your team learn? 

Through this course, your team will:

  • Identify the challenges people experiencing homelessness face in relation to education, training, and employment
  • Define your role in relation to supporting, building ambition, and encouraging steps towards independence
  • Identify the differences between advice, information and guidance compared to using a coaching approach
  • Provide you with coaching and strengths-based tools to support people to overcome barriers, increase motivation, and achieve their goals
  • Give practical advice on best practice CV writing, job search and interview techniques
  • Explain the importance of accessing support services and signposting
  • Identify what “work readiness” and “in-work support” could look like

How will it be delivered?

This one-day course can be booked for a team of up to 16 for in-person training or up to 20 for online training.

If you need something different, we can tailor the course delivery to suit you, with some potential adjustments in cost.

How much will it cost?

Non-members: £1,400

Members: £990

Please note, if you're opting for in-person training, the expenses of the trainer (e.g. travel to your location) will be added to your invoice.

We are a social enterprise so choosing training with us not only equips your team with vital skills but also fuels impactful research and campaigns, so every purchase goes back into ending homelessness.

Ready to take the next step?

To book or if you'd like to find out more:
Email: training@homelesslink.org.uk
​Call: James at 07375 042 815 or Hannah at 07939 967 209

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