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Helping Paul to go from ‘Strength to Strength!’

April 17, 2018

In the last 12 months Paul Kimble has completed a range of activities with the Norfolk Community College project.  Here we tell of Paul’s journey through the project. Paul was struggling with his mental health, especially anxiety and this affected him on a daily basis.   His anxiety was so bad that some days he would not leave his flat.  He really was in... read more

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Daniel’s Story – In His Own Words

April 17, 2018

Following his time engaging on the Norfolk Community College project, Daniel has shared his story of how he has gone onto secure employment. Daniel ‘I have previously worked in manual jobs and I suffered a back injury in 2016 that took a long time to recover from. During recovery I decided I didn’t want to do any more manual work and... read more

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The Norfolk Community College is Recruiting!

March 6, 2018

We are currently advertising for the following vacancy: Project Compliance Officer  Based at: East Coast College, Great Yarmouth Campus 37hr per week. Salary: £17,544 – £18,555  (Fixed term contract until December 2019) The post will undertake contract compliance and claim monitoring support to the Norfolk Community College project.  They will have recent experience of contract monitoring European funded projects, as well... read more

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Upcoming Confidence and Self-esteem Taster sessions!

February 8, 2018

Want to access FREE training, employment guidance, work placements, one to one support and specialist advice? Come along, meet the team and learn more about the project. Confidence and Self-esteem Taster session You can access support if you: Are aged 25 or over Have been unemployed for at least 24 months Live in Norfolk Have the Legal Right to Work... read more

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The Norfolk Community College information bus is on the move

February 6, 2018

Norfolk Community College is bringing their information bus to you! Great Yarmouth Market Place Tuesday 13th February 10- 3pm Come along, meet some of the team and find out what Norfolk Community College are all about!  These sessions include advice and information on- Looking at how we can improve our self esteem. Preparing for interviews. Overcoming any personal barrier to... read more

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Celebrating the success of our first jobs fair!

January 30, 2018

More than 1,000 people took advantage of the Norfolk Community College and Great Yarmouth Job Centre Plus Jobs Fair on 23 January, which offered job seekers the chance to network with potential employers from a wide range of sectors and to find out more information about local employment opportunities. Held in Great Yarmouth Town Hall’s historic Assembly Hall, the fair was... read more

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Round 5 of the DPS is now Open!

January 19, 2018

Round 5 (the selection stage) of the DPS is now open and you can submit an application at any time until noon on 28/02/2018. At that point we will close Round 5 and evaluate all the applications received and those qualifying will be placed on the DPS. The project has already identified a range of main delivery partners, who will... read more

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The Norfolk Community College project is recruiting!

January 3, 2018

There are many possible employment opportunities available at the Norfolk Community College project.  We are currently advertising for the following vacancies: Specialist Advice Worker: Job Ad Dec 17 25.5 hrs DIAL Job application form BBO Jan BBO Specialist Support JD 25.5hrs Dec 17 Employment Development Worker: BBO EDW Maternity Job Description Dec 172 (002) BBO PROJECTS Special Advert 6.12.17 Future... read more

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Norfolk Community College Drop-ins

December 4, 2017

The Norfolk Community College team will be running a series of drop in sessions at local Job Centres and Libraries near you. If you would like to learn more about the project, our staff will be available to answer your questions about the project. We will also be happy to discuss with you how you can access training and education... read more

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Getting Down to Work – Employment Broker Richard talks with Future Radio

December 1, 2017

Employment Broker Richard Plant attended Future Radio on the 28th October as a guest on their business life show.  Discussing the aims of the project and his work with local businesses to remove barriers to employment, Richard was delighted to share with the Future Radio audience how local businesses are equipping people to move forward into work. Richard explains, ‘It... read more

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