Pathways to Employment

Who can access this service?

This service is for people over 18, who are out of work with moderate to severe, and/or enduring mental health problems who want to work towards a specific goal such as education, training, voluntary or paid work. It is available to people who live in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven. Find out how to access this service here.

Our role

We help people dream of a brighter future, develop their goals and work on a plan to get there. Whether that involves developing new skills, undertaking new qualifications, gaining some work experience for their CV, or exploring a new career choice – we are here to help.

Employment Workshops

This course runs for 5 weeks and covers job searching, preparing for interviews, recognising your skills etc.

Where: Cellar Trust, Farfield Road, Shipley, BD18 4QP

When: please contact the team (see below)

Contact: 01274 588002 (Pathways to Employment Team) for further information and to enrol

Job Club

A welcoming environment with support given to help with updating CV’s, job applications and interview preparation

Where: Cellar Trust, Farfield Road, Shipley, BD18 4QP

When: Thursdays 10.00am – 12noon

Contact: 01274 588002 (Pathways to Employment Team) for further information and to enrol

IT Club

A friendly support group which help to provide basic IT skills such as the use of word and end other useful programmes

Where: Cellar Trust, Farfield Road, Shipley, BD18 4QP

When: Fridays 1.00pm – 3.00pm in the IT Suite

Contact: 01274 588002 (Pathways to Employment Team) for further information and to enrol

The Pathways to Employment service offers:

  • One-to-one coaching and regular progress reviews
  • Action planning and goal setting
  • Wellness planning
  • Access to our four skill shops – combining therapeutic support with skills development in a real working environment
  • Access to a peer support group – a supportive group run weekly by trained peer support volunteers who have lived experience of mental health problems
  • Access to Job Club and IT Club to help you with job searching and computer skills
  • Self Development Workshops which aim to help you with things like confidence-building and resilience
  • Career exploration and interview preparation
  • Support finding work placements & voluntary work