LEAP is our Learning, Employment and Achievement Pathway. It offers a boost to your skills and support you in gaining employment through tailored 121 support from a dedicated Employment Coach and is open to our tenants including their immediate family who live with them.
What joining LEAP will give you:
- tailored individual 1-2-1 support,
- careers information, advice & guidance,
- coaching & mentoring,
- motivation & Confidence building,
- personal wellbeing,
- employability support; job search assistance including job matching, CV and application support, interview techniques and preparation,
- access and referral to government funded programmes and training,
- access to work placements,
- access to job opportunities.
Who can join LEAP?
Wolverhampton Homes tenants including their immediate family who live with them and are committed, enthusiastic, reliable and trustworthy.
Interested? Fill in our enquiry form and we'll be in touch very soon.
LEAP has dedicated Employment Coaches with a wealth of experience in a range of specialisms;
Ronnie, Employment Coach
Area: Wednesfield & Low Hill
Mobile: 07766 472986
Kelly, Employment Coach
Area: Bilston & Merry Hill
Mobile: 07773 187968
TBC, Employment Coach
Current contact: Jade, Skills Development Trainee
Area: Heath Town/Blakenhall & Inner city
Mobile: 07771 836124
The role of the Employment Coach has been designed to meet your individual employability needs, as part of helping you in the long-term with tenancy sustainment and personal wellbeing.
Although its aim is predominantly supporting you into sustainable employment, we also understand that some people will be not be ready for work, so your dedicated Employment Coach will work with you to build a personal plan providing comprehensive and specialist support towards preparing and upskilling you for the job market, building your confidence and understanding your individual requirements, whilst working at a pace to suit you.
LEAP has helped more than 100 tenants get permanent jobs, given over 105 tenants apprenticeships and helped over 205 tenants get valuable work experience.
To read about some LEAP success stories click here.
- Last Updated: Monday, 20 May 2019 12:22