|Zests Work Club - Sheffield’s Working Locally|
The work club aims to
Contact: Mohamed Omar / Telephone: 0114 2702042 / Address: Zest, 18 Upperthorpe, Sheffield, S6 3NA
Please download, complete and return the referral form.
Eligibility: Please note if you are unsure if you meet the eligibility below? Please don’t be put off but contact the Work & Wellbeing Coach who will be able to inform you.
§unemployed for 1 year or more, but not on work programme
§work programme returners
§people in housing need (includes rent arrears defined by housing provider)
§people in financial hardship (including significant problematic personal debt, accessing emergency financial support such as local assistance scheme or practical support such as food banks)
§people who are at increased risk of being in poverty (see Sheffield’s Tackling Poverty Strategy for details)
§people with protected characteristics
§first generation migrants with the right to work
Or, by agreement with the commissioner, other vulnerabilities can be considered.
Priority referrals will come from Sheffield Council Housing service, supported housing and floating support service, probation, the Council’s revenue and benefits team and housing associations.
This is a voluntary programme; customers should not be mandated to attend.
Cost: Free as the programme is funded by the Sheffield City Council.