Get Work in the Childcare Sector - please refer any women in your network that may be interested.

This FREE 6-week training programme includes CV writing and up to 8 additional mentoring sessions. The training programme aims to help women living in London to secure employment in the childcare and education sectors in the following roles: play worker, special education needs teaching assistant, nanny, after school worker, foster carer, family support worker and more.

A few details about this training programme:

This free training course will take place over Zoom, starting on the 29 September, with 3 hours sessions between 10:30AM and 1:30PM, over the course of 6 consecutive weeks.

29th September 2021
6th October 2021
13th October2021
20th October 2021
27th October 2021
3rd November 2021
The training also includes up to 8 individual mentoring sessions between October and January 2022, to support participants with CV writing, job or further training search, and interview preparation.

To qualify for this free training course, participants need to be:

  • Female living in London
  • Must have the right to live in the UK
  • Must be currently unemployed, or economically inactive
  • Must be willing to seek paid or voluntary employment (or further training), at the end of the course 

Please note: participants need to be willing to seek paid or voluntary employment, or further training after the course, as a requirement from the funders who ask for evidence of the progression into work of all students. 

To enrol on this LOVO training course, participants will only need:

  1. Proof of address (e.g. a utility bill, DWP letter or a tenancy agreement)
  2. Proof of right to live and work in the UK (e.g. passport, birth certificate, settlement status letter, residency letter)
  3. If unemployed and in receipt of benefits we will need to see proof of this (eg. DWP letter, Universal Credit letter)
  4. Access to internet. Participants can connect to our online workshops via a PC, a laptop, tablet or a smart phone
  5. Downloading the Adobe Fill & Sign-Form Filler app on their phone (it's free) -or access to a printer
  6. Commitment to attend the 5 online training session and willingness to seek for employment or find another training course (with our help) after you finish the programme.
Enrolment will take place over ZOOM. Once participants are scheduled in, we will send them a ZOOM meeting link. 

How to refer?

If you wish to refer someone to this training programme, please do not hesitate to get in touch should you have questions and via: [email protected]

Alternatively, participants can register online using the event page for this course: