|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?
Our new KickStart programmes include a vocational skills training programme combined with a life skills course. The first 5 beneficiaries of our Carpentry KickStart have just finished the programme. and moved on to specific apprenticeship placements.
Bakeries for Imizamo Yethu!
Skills2Work assisted iKhaya Le Themba to create opportunities for their Parent Resource Centre in Hout Bay. The project saw the the launch of a bakery employment opportunity. This has led us to develop a bakery business in a box concept.
CAN I HELP?Email us to request information about how to assist with current projects, mentorship or training costs. UK and Overseas supporters are welcome to make use of our Stewardship fundraising page.
NEW DEVELOPMENTSBakery Oven & Start-up
The Skills2Work bakery model draws upon our experience of other wood burning bakery 'business in a box' concepts. We have optimsed the potential by designing a bespoke S2W oven and improving the supporting services.
The Skills2Work bakery opportunity provides: