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Posted on Tuesday 4th August 2015

Archive News Story: August 2015

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Island Advice Centre and Tower Hamlets Homes are offering an exciting opportunity for residents in Tower Hamlets who want to train to become advice workers.

We’re offering a work placement and training scheme to help you improve your employment prospects. You will:

  • Attend a formal training course one day a week to learn about advice work, welfare benefits, housing, employment and debt
  • Get work experience one day a week at one of our partner advice agencies in Tower Hamlets 

 To apply for this exciting opportunity, you must be:

  • A resident of Tower Hamlets, not in full time education, and not working more than 16 hours per week 
  • Available for a minimum of two days a week for one year
  • Available to start training in September 2015

Interested? Please complete an application form and email it to: joellis@island-advice.org.uk

Closing Date: 5pm Friday 14th August

(Once we have received the application, we will invite you to attend an information session information session: 11am Tuesday 18th August.)

Posted on Tuesday 4th August 2015