Works with partners to bring about the regeneration of the area. Co-ordinates local community work. Provides Employment Support for people aged over 19 years. Provides advice as well as lifelong learning, such as life skills, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), confidence building, sewing courses and IT. Courses are free to people on benefits, but everyone has to paid a fixed £10 administration charge.
Employment Support Provided:
• Preparing for Work /CV Building
• Life skills
Training & Qualifications
• Advice on funding & development for community groups
• IT skills & training
• Healthy living
• Preparing for work
Work Experience and Volunteering Opportunities
• Work Clubs
Finding and Applying for Jobs
• Job search & job search methods
• CV / Application form support
• Support to apply for jobs
• Interview techniques
The Forum runs the local Post Office (the first in a UK city to be run by a charity) which is now located in the Forum building.
Darnall Forum is a registered charity.
D F Enterprise is the trading name of Darnall Forum Company No 03644311.
Darnall Post Office is the trading name of Darnall Forum Trading, a wholly owned subsidiary of Darnall Forum Company No 07228875.
Sessions are held at Main Road, S9 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday).