“It’s allowed me to start building a new life”

Karen Howard can’t speak highly enough of the role Think Employment played in helping her gain employment with McDonald’s and start to build a new life for herself. Earlier this year Karen was receiving help from a Mind support group when she first heard about the pre-employment courses on offer at Think Employment. At that […]

Functional Skills Reforms – Everything you need to know

Back in 2015, the UK Government made the decision to reform Functional Skills Maths and English qualifications. These changes are finally ready to be made. The qualification was first introduced in 2010 and hasn’t been updated since, so we’re in for some big changes very soon! Functional Skills have always been geared towards helping people […]

“Think Employment helped me get into a position where I could apply for the course I wanted to do” – Rachel Carr

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“It’s a great place to come and upskill” – Kerry Waters

Just a month after first coming to Think Employment, Kerry Waters managed to find a job she loves and be elected as a local councillor!  After more than 15 years working for a bank, Kerry was made redundant earlier this year and came to us to improve her knowledge of IT. In less than 4 […]

Think Employment learner lands job with McDonald’s

Scott Biggs is lovin’ his new role with McDonald’s and is grateful to Think Employment for helping him back into full-time employment… quickly. Earlier this year Scott was unemployed but determined to get back into work as soon as possible. After a conversation with someone in his local Jobcentre, he decided to get in touch with Think […]

“I think they try and make it more like a workplace” – Connor Moizer

Connor Moizer preferred his time at Think Employment over other training providers because of the learning environment at St David’s Court. After becoming aware of our pre-employment training courses by his advisor at Reed in Partnership, Connor gained sector-specific skills in both Warehousing and Storage and later Retail – vastly improving his chances of finding […]

“It’s opened another door for me” – Paul Wilkinson

After more than 30 years as a painter and decorator, Paul Wilkinson was grateful for the opportunity to try his hand at a brand new career with Think Employment. 63-year-old Paul had already gained lots of experience as a carer in his personal life and was keen to get some further industry training, once he […]

“Everyone has noticed a massive improvement in me” – Annie Woodage

Annie Woodage now believes that her future is ‘bright’ after spending a month with Think Employment. Annie came to us hoping to get back into a daily routine having spent a long time suffering from a debilitating back problem as well as anxiety and depression. Thanks to her time in our friendly learning centre, Anne’s […]