Work Clubs in Preston

Whether you are taking your first steps to look for work or want to start a new venture, work clubs provide practical support and guidance to help you on your employment journey.

Work Clubs provide plenty of support and guidance including:

  • Friendly and informal advice
  • Writing or revamping your CV
  • Searching for jobs online
  • Filling in application forms
  • Build your confidence
  • Interview preparation
  • Information on relevant courses and projects

Volunteering in a Work Club

Many of the Work Clubs are run by volunteers and  actively welcome new volunteers.

Roles could include helping to set up the room, greeting people when they arrive, offering computer and ICT support, helping with job searches and much more!

If you are interested in volunteering at a Work Club please contact:

communityinvolvementteam@preston.gov.uk

Current work clubs available

Monday work club

St Matthew’s Mission – TEMPORARILY CLOSED

Acregate Lane, Preston, PR1 5QQ

Time – 1pm – 3.30pm

Telephone – 01772 794312

Tuesday work club

 Places for People – Mill Bank Wellbeing Centre, off Deepdale Road – TEMPORARILY CLOSED TO VISITORS

Edmund Street, Preston, PR1 1ED

Time – 1pm – 3.30pm (drop in or call to make an appointment for another time)

Telephone – 01772 666182 

Building Better Opportunities Keyworkers offer telephone support:

Lewis Todd – Age of Opportunity (Age 50+)

Tel – 07484911486

Rory Monoghan – Invest in Youth (15 – 24 NEET)

Tel -07917464791 

Tuesday work club

Pukar Disability Resource Centre

3-5 Oakham Court, Preston 

PR1 3XP

Time – 1pm – 3.00pm

Telephone – 01772 822700

Wednesday’s work clubs

Community Gateway Association

Sion Park Community Hub. 1A Longridge Road, Ribbleton PR2 6RE 

Time – 10am – 1pm

Please ring Kirstie to book onto the work club, Freephone 0800 953 0212

Thursday’s work clubs

Kings Church CAP Job Club

Penwortham Community Centre, Kingsfold Drive, Preston, PR1 9EQ 

Online Steps to Employment course & Job Coaching Services taking place – New course starts 14/01/2021

email: jobclub@kingschurchfm.org.uk

 

Time – 10am – 12.30pm

Telephone – 07542 736095

Friday work club

PHX Training  

2nd Floor, Marshall House, Ringway, Preston PR1 2QD

Services include…

One to One support with all applications.

Interview techniques including phone and other methods.

Job searching support and updates on all current suitable vacancies.

Better off calculations

Maths and English Courses

Vocational courses including Retail, Business Admin, Customer Service and more…

Contact Ian Flannery 07388 379025 or alternatively 01772 250962. Email: preston@phxtraining.co.uk or ianflannery@phxtraining.co.uk or visit our website:www.phxtraining.co.uk 

 

Friday work club

Sahara (Women only)

Bilingual Work Club

Time – 10.00am to 12.00pm

48 Fishwick Parade, Preston, PR1 4XQ

Services include… Sending clients regular job vacancies in the post.

 Telephone appointments

 One to one help with clients to create CVs

 Delivering Talk English course remotely.

Contact 01772 702090

Friday work club

Intact  

49 Whitby Avenue, Ingol, Preston PR2 3YP

Time – 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Contact 01772 760760 or email david.brown@intact-preston.org.uk to book your appointment.

Or see information on Facebook www.facebook.com/intact.centre.3

Telephone – 01772 760760

Monday to Friday’s work clubs

Preston Muslim Forum

Rear of 158 Castleton Road, Preston PR1 6QH 

 

Time – 10am – 4pm (drop in or by appointment)

Telephone – 01772 889431

 

 

Preston Vocational Centre

St Paul’s Road, Preston, PR1 1PX

Time – 10am – 3pm (by appointment only)

Telephone – 01772 889000

Sahara – Bilingual Work Club for men – drop in

VENUE TEMPORARILY CLOSED 48 Fishwick Parade, Preston, PR1 4XQ

Services include… Sending clients regular job vacancies in the post.

Telephone appointments

One to one help with clients to create CVs

Delivering Talk English course remotely.

Contact 01772 702090

Interested in setting up your own Work Club, please call 01772 903404.

Sound Skills

Preston Vocational Centre

Preston Muslim Forum

PHX Training

Sahara

Kings Church CAP

Intact

Harris Library

Armed Forces Group

Sion Park

St Matthew's Mission

Places for People