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Weston College

Weston College of Further and Higher Education is a general college of further and higher education in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England. It provides education and vocational training from age 14 to adult.

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UWC is a global network of schools and educational programmes with the shared mission of "making education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future".

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West Of England Works

Team North Somerset is a unique and pioneering partnership of several high-profile organisations in North Somerset, including Weston College, North Somerset Council and Alliance Homes. It aims to support the most disadvantaged people in our community in securing sustainable employment through one-to-one support from an experienced job coach.

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Community Learning Courses

Courses aim to improve employability, health, wellbeing and confidence.

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Jobcentre Plus

Department for Work and Pensions - Jobcentre Plus | There are two locations in North Somerset in Weston-Super-Mare and Clevedon. JCP will support people claiming working-age benefits as well as employers to recruit for their organisations.

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West of England Combined Authority

The West of England Combined Authority works with partners to ensure that all our residents have the opportunity to get the skills and training they need to succeed, and to secure the jobs that are being created. The following portal lists the support services and training available in the West of England, to help you to find the right support.

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Alliance Homes

We are a community based social housing provider operating in the West of England. We own and manage around 6,500 homes and employ 500 staff, with an annual turnover of £43 million we work in partnership with local, regional and national agencies to deliver our services.

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Voluntary Action North Somerset is an independent charity that has championed the voluntary sector and volunteering across North Somerset for over 22 years. They represent, develop and empower the voluntary community and social enterprise sector in North Somerset to be at the forefront of positive social change and development.

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We work with North Somerset Council to provide the Community Connect Service for people over the age of 50 living in North Somerset who would like information, advice and guidance to help them stay living independently at home and connected with their communities.

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CMT services

Offering Training and Consultancy for free to the unemployed using government funding.

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Second Step

We’re a leading mental health charity that’s been putting mental health first for people in Bristol and the South West for over 30 years. We believe that with the right support, everyone can take control of their lives and make their future their own.

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We offer a wide range of activities to suit all ages and skills, including sports, Wii, cooking, arts and crafts and games. Bring a friend and get in for free!

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The Prince's Trust

We believe that every young person should have the chance to embrace exciting opportunities. So, we help 11 to 30 year-olds to find the tools and confidence to try free courses and start careers.

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North Somerset Enterprise Agency

North Somerset Enterprise Agency (NSEA) is a not-for-private profit organisation with social objectives. Our aim is to stimulate, encourage and support local businesses, helping to create a healthy local economy.

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Youth Services

The Post 16 Team at North Somerset Council can provide guidance for those who are looking for advice on education, training, or employment, by explaining what opportunities there are to study or get a job locally.

Visit the Youth Services Advice page!

Culture Weston

Culture Weston places outstanding cultural activity at the heart of Weston’s daily life and future growth. It supports and illuminates all that makes Weston ‘super’ through a partnership-led programme that dynamically develops people and places.

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Salvation Army Employment Plus

The Salvation Army’s Employment Plus service offers tailored support to help people become job-ready. Our aim is to help job seekers to get a job and stay in work.

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Broadway Lodge

We know that the prospect of going to rehab can feel daunting. But we understand addiction and how to treat it. We’re here to work with you so that you can leave with the tools to be able to live a happy and fulfilling life.

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We Are With You

We Are With You is a British charity founded in 1967 that supports people to make positive behavioural changes, most notably with alcohol and drug misuse, and mental health. The charity works extensively throughout England and Scotland, with an administrative base in Farringdon, central London.

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NSC Homelessness Support

This page will give you all of the information you need ranging from support and awareness.

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Live West

LiveWest is a housing association with homes across the south-west. We believe in a home for everyone.

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National Careers Advice

We provide information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work. This service is available to people who live in England.

Visit the National Careers Advice page!


We're here for all young people and adults to help them make better decisions that enable them to progress in learning and work and achieve their full potential.

Visit the Adviza page!

Team North Somerset

Team North Somerset (TNS) is a unique and pioneering partnership of several high-profile organisations in North Somerset, including Weston College, North Somerset Council and Alliance Homes. The aim of TNS is to support the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in our communities to secure sustainable employment.

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Coursesonline offers a huge range of courses from the UK’s leading online providers from across all categories including business, nutrition, education and child care, photography, beauty, interior design and many more.

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Releasing New Potential

Releasing new Potential provides specialist support to people in Bristol, North Somerset, South Gloucestershire, Bath and North East Somerset with criminal records or are at risk of offending.

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Read Easy

Read Easy UK is a national charity which provides free, confidential one-to-one reading coaching for adults from trained volunteers, through locally-run, affiliated volunteer groups.

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65 High Street

No.65 is a digital learning centre to help those within the Nailsea community who need support to access technology. The hub provides technology and guidance for users to help develop their skills and confidence. The aim is to support health and wellbeing, which ranges from shopping online and contacting friends and family to ordering a repeat prescription, accessing information on medical conditions and choosing a preferred hospital provider for surgery or appointment.

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Serco – Skills Support for Redundancy

Skills Support for Redundancy (SSR) is an initiative designed to support employers and individuals affected by redundancy. SSR is a tailored service to meet your needs, offering a wide range of training support.

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Citizens Advice

Offers free, independent, confidential and impartial advice and information on a wide range of subjects. Get in touch by phone, by email form or online. We are unable to offer face to face services at the moment.

Next Link Housing

Missing Link is a mental health and housing service for women in Bristol. We were established in 1982 to provide a range of housing and support to women that either have acute or long term mental health needs.

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Opportunity North Somerset offers a tailored service for anyone looking for support.

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