Finding work

Whether you are looking for your first job, a new job or want to get back into work after a break, we can help you. As well as our careers advice, listed on this page, we also offer opportunities for you to get a qualification and develop your computer skills

To find out more about any of these activities and to sign up fill in our online enquiry form and someone from our team will be in touch. Or you can call 01733 385000 (option 6) or email customerfirst@crosskeyshomes.co.uk .

All of our support is free of charge and you do not need to be a CKH resident to take part.

Careers Clubs

Our Careers Clubs can help you to learn the skills you need to get into work, whether you are looking to get your first job, move to a new role, return to work after a long time or get back into work after a redundancy, we can give you tailored support to get the job you want. We can help with CV writing, applications and interview skills as well as finding opportunities to begin with.

Our Careers Clubs run in person:

Hampton Library, Clayburn Road, second Monday of every month, 2.30pm - 4.30pm

Orton Library, Bushfield, every Tuesday, 9.30am –11.30am

Westwood Community Hub, every Thursday, 10.00am –12.00pm

Ad-hoc one to one meetings to discuss career plans and get support to achieve them can also be arranged at Customer Central in Bridge Street, Peterborough. Please contact us to arrange a time.

Places are limited, and must be booked in advance.

Join the Careers Club 

Why not download our  CV template and get started building your CV? 

 

Ace the Interview

Are you facing challenges securing a job and struggling with interviews? Is it impacting your motivation and confidence?

Discover the secrets to acing your next interview through our FREE workshop.

Join us for an engaging workshop where you can enhance your interview skills and receive valuable feedback from various professionals.

Thursday 11 July

Session runs between 9.30am and 12pm at Westwood Community Hub, PE3 7JB

Book your place

 

Employment support for parents

If you are a parent and looking to return to work or upskill, we can help you. Our sessions will give you everything you need to find and apply for work and succeed in interviews.

We’ll also help you to:

  • Build your confidence.
  • Look at options for childcare.
  • Find roles that fit around your family.
  • You can even bring your child to the sessions. 

First Monday of every month, 12.30 – 2pm at Family Voice, Goldhay Centre, 105 Paynels PE2 5QP
Last Monday of every month, 11am – 1pm at Westwood Community Hub, Hampton Court, Westwood  PE3 7JB

Book your place 

 

Mentoring support

We're working with local consultancy business, Paydata, to provide you with support to gain the skills you need to progress your career, and improve your family's prospects.

With our support you'll  identify your goals and the skills you need to achieve them. We'll also provide two years targeted, one to one mentoring support to help you on the right road for a brighter future. Our support will enable you to build their confidence, attend training and in turn progress in your career. We can even help to fund any training you decide to do!

So, if you want to take up this chance of a lifetime and are currently in work, get in touch today and find out more. You have nothing to lose and everything to gain!

Enquire about Mentoring Support.