Green Futures Training programme and Groundwork vacancies
Type of Opportunity:: Confidence Building, Employment Skills, Support for Jobs and Apprenticeships

Groundwork Greater Manchester are running a two-week pre-employment course for people looking to start their career in the green economy. Those who complete this programme will receive support from our dedicated employment coaches and we will guarantee interviews for current Groundwork vacancies.

• Community Engagement Worker (1 vacancy for people with a Manchester postcode)
• Environmental Project Support Officer (1 vacancy for people with a Manchester postcode)
• Urban Ranger (3 roles available for young people aged 17 - 25)
• Trainee Green Doctor (1 role available for a young person aged 17 - 25)

Course content
L1 Health and Safety at Work
L1 Customer Service
L3 Emergency First Aid at Work
Carbon Literacy training
Skills for securing, starting and sustaining employment; team work and communication skills
Employer presentations, Q&A’s and work placements

Groundwork’s employment specialists will provide:
1-2-1 support to build confidence, commitment and address personal barriers
Training focused on building understanding of employer needs and behaviour expectations
Referrals to this programme can be made directly or via partner organisations.

Current vacancies:
• Community Engagement Worker (1 vacancy for people with a Manchester postcode)
• Environmental Project Support Officer (1 vacancy for people with a Manchester postcode)
• Urban Ranger (3 roles available for young people aged 17 - 25)
• Trainee Green Doctor (1 role available for a young person aged 17 - 25)

Application Closing Date: 06-Aug-2022
Open to?: All across Greater Manchester
Places available : 12
Special Requirements?: 16 Plus
Any childcare provisions?: No
Lunch Provided?: No
Refreshments Provided: Yes
Travel Expenses Paid?: Yes
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