Get real life work experience, with a real wage, and the qualifications you need to boost your career.
About New Start
Our New Start jobs provide real work experience in career starter roles for people aged 25 and over.
Whether you’re looking for your first job, or you want to change your career path, New Start will get your foot in the door, giving you access to roles that give real-life work experience with a real wage and the qualifications to take your career path forwards.
New Start roles offer much more than just a paid job for 5 months
You will receive 121 support from an Employment Advisor during the recruitment process and during your fixed term role, so you get the most of your experience and are ready to jump into your next role.
121 advice & support with a qualified Employment Advisor to explore the right role for you, and to give you interview prep support.
Help break down any barriers or concerns to applying for the roles, such as childcare, travel, confidence.
In Work Support
Dedicated New Start Advisor
Development Days to cover things such as: skills matching, real-time feedback from managers, job searching/ horizon scanning.
Qualification – you will have the opportunity to undertake a free qualification linked to your job role, and your career aspirations. You will be given the time and support to complete this role during your 5 months.
The UK Community Renewal Fund is a UK Government programme for 2021/22. This aims to support people and communities most in need across the UK to pilot programmes and new approaches to prepare for the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. It invests in skills, community and place, local business, and supporting people into employment.