Essential Skills

There are many people in our local communities, from a variety of different backgrounds, who want to improve their essential skills - such as literacy (reading and writing), numeracy and computer skills. We can offer support in these areas, as well as with job search skills like CV and cover letter writing, telephone manner, and interview technique. Acquiring these skills can help:

  • Open doors to employment
  • Increase economic independence
  • Lead to further educational opportunities
  • Increase self confidence and personal satisfaction
  • Lead to more social and cohesive communities 

If you would like to find out more about what we offer, please contact:

We also welcome enquiries from other interested groups including potential partner organisations. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our Course Co-ordinator at