|To live and work.
To earn and provide.
To take your place in life.
Skills2Work is a voluntary association which exists to assist people find their way out of unemployment & poverty.
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WHAT IS SKILLS2WORK?For sincere job seekers, unemployment is a trap which can destroy self-respect, dignity and lead to poverty with its wider implications. Low paid, casual-work can be a lifeline but without tangible skills it is often difficult to avoid falling back into unemployment. Skills2Work exists to assist people gain vocational skills and long-term employment.
WHAT DOES SKILLS2WORK DO?
NEW DEVELOPMENTSKickStart is an empowerment initiative which includes a vocational skills training programme combined with a life skills and 'work readiness' course. The vocational skills training currently facilitated is a carpentry and joinery course and plans are underway to include welding and other artisan trade skills linked to specific employment opportunities. Successful graduates of the current carpentry programme gain apprenticeship placements at Eco furniture design.
RECENT NEWS:Bakeries for Imizamo Yethu!
Skills2Work recently assisted iKhaya Le Themba to create skills development opportunities for their Parent Resource Centre in Hout Bay. The scope of the project included job readiness and training and the launch of a bakery employment opportunity. Click the pic to enlarge.
CAN I HELP?Email to request information about how to assist with current projects, mentorship or training costs.