North, East, West Yorkshire is part of the Groundwork federation
Our approach to improving people’s prospects is two-fold. We work directly with individuals to provide formal and informal education and training opportunities to increase skills, confidence, wellbeing and employability. We also work directly with employers to recruit candidates for their business. Our current opportunities and learner stories are listed below.
Groundwork are working in partnership with Reed to deliver Work Routes a DWP and ESF funded programme helping people into work in Bradford.
Groundwork are delighted to be working alongside Pluss to deliver Right Steps to Work on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions, and the European Social Fund. it is co-financed by the European Social Fund.
As well as the CSCS card testing we are also able to offer a series of one day short courses.
Our young people's Chop N Go enterprise handcrafts and sells products made entirely from recycled and sustainably sourced wood.
A course for young people not in education, employment or training
Headstart is a professional employment service to help businesses recruit new staff
Jobmatch is a competitive and professional recruitment company which invest their profits in community-based social projects run by Groundwork.
With our CSCS testing site in Wakefield we ensure that individuals working on construction sites have the required training and qualifications essential for their work.
A free, fully-equipped wood workshop for older men in Leeds to learn new skills and socialise
Groundwork North, East & West Yorkshire is made up of:
Groundwork Leeds (Charity registration number 518154 | Company reg 02064992), Groundwork Wakefield (Charity registration number 519846 | Company reg 2202681), Groundwork North Yorkshire (Charity registration number 1094878 | Company reg 43312380) and Groundwork Hull (part of Groundwork Wakefield)
We provide training and create jobs, reduce energy and waste, re-connect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods.
Step by step we’ll go on changing places and changing lives until everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong enough to shape its own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.