Neighbourhood Learning in Wellingborough

A free course with Neighbourhood Learning can help you to:

  • learn something new in a local community venue near you
  • increase your confidence and wellbeing
  • take a next step towards employability, volunteering and joining in the community

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​What​When​Where
​Help with CV writing, job searching, career opportunities and more​Thursday 9am to 12pm (term time only)​Wellingborough Job Centre Plus

Just drop-in or contact Sarah to book an appointment on 07734 983 035 or email sarah.king@firstforwellbeing.co.uk.

What​​When​Where
​Moving on with ITEvery ​Thursday starting 4 January, 9:30 to 11:30am, for 5 weeks

Hemmingway Community and Skills Centre


Visit the reception desk at the centre or contact Sarah King on 07734983035 to secure a place on the course.

​Confidence and Communication skillsEvery ​Thursday starting 4 January, 1pm to 3pm, for 5 weeks
​Introduction to British Sign Language​TBC
​Healthy Budget Cooking​TBC
​What​When​Where
​Introduction to Customer Service (certified course)​Every Wednesday starting 10 January, 10am to midday, for 5 weeks

Wellingborough Library

Visit the help desk at the library to secure a place on your chosen course.

​Moving on with IT​Every Friday starting 12 January, 9:30 to 11:30am, for 5 weeks
​Introduction to Business Admin​Every Wednesday starting 21 February, 10am to midday, for 5 weeks
​Excel and PowerPoint​Every Friday starting 25 January, 9:30 to 11:30am, for 5 weeks
​Food Safety level 2 (certified course)​Wednesday 21 March, 9:30am to 5:30pm
​IT getting ready for Universal Credit​Every Friday starting 6 April, 9:30 to 11:30am, for 5 weeks
​Manual Handling in the Workplace (certified course)​Friday 6 April, 10am to 2:30pm
​What​When​Where
​A more confident you​Every Friday starting 12 January, 1 to 3pm, for 5 weeks

​​Wellingborough Homes, Thompson Court

Visit the reception desk to secure a place on the course (Non tenants of Wellingborough Homes will be notified if they have a place once the tenants places have been allocated).

​Business Admin​Every Friday starting 23 January, 1 to 3pm, for 5 weeks
​Food Safety level 2​Friday 13 and 20 April, 10am to 2:30pm

We’ll try to help you find ways to take your new skills and enthusiasm further for more learning, volunteering and towards employment. Some of our courses can lead onto a nationally recognised AIM qualification.

Next steps

Become a Neighbourhood Learning partner in Wellingborough

Our partners range from housing associations and town councils to libraries and from the Job Centre Plus to centres for disabled and elderly people.

 

Great sessions (Cooking on a Budget) for our young people and we look forward to working with you again soon. – Talent Match, Wellingborough

  • Wellingborough Homes, Thompson Court Resource Centre
  • Teamwork Trust, Oxford Road
  • Wellingborough Library, Puddle Lane
  • The Daylight Centre, Queens Hall, 8 High Street,
  • Glamis Hall, Goldsmith Road
  • Talent Match or The May Day Trust, Bassetts Court, West Street
  • Sassoon Mews Community Centre, 15 Sassoon Close
  • Azuka, 67 Elsden Road
  • DOSTYO, Victoria Centre
  • Job Centre Plus, Lothersdale House, 49 - 53 West Villa Road
  • The Hope Centre, 127 Nest Farm Crescent
  • The Skills Centre, 119 Nest Farm Crescent
  • WACA, 27 - 29 Rock Street

Through discussion with your local curriculum co-ordinator we can help your clients and users to progress towards employability, volunteering and independent living in the community.

We welcome enquiries from local organisations in our towns who would like to know more about how we can work together. You can find out more about offering a Neighbourhood Learning course through your organisation as a partner by contacting your local curriculum co-ordinator:

Sarah King

07734983035

sking@northamptonshire.gov.uk

The adult learning service offers a range of course including: arts, beauty therapy, sport, languages and information technology.

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