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Happy Monday!

Here is our second blog entry – the house project is so busy that we really wanted to update you on the progress made. On Friday, the team were busy undertaking pointing work, knocking plaster off, removing polystyrene tiles and stripping the ceilings (a job made very difficult by resistant wallpaper that refused to budge…) The house is now being re-wired, thanks to John Burlinson and his team and the damp-proofing is due to commence shortly. Michelle has sourced a kitchen locally – we will be collecting it next week. This has helped the team to imagine what the kitchen […]

The Journey Begins

Welcome to our first blog entry. Futureworks have officially completed our first week as house renovators and what a productive week it’s been! Thanks to the enthusiasm of our learners (along with Sarah and her new steel toe capped boots…) we have almost gutted the inside of the house ready for the damp proofing. Wallpaper is currently being stripped off and, although flowered wallpaper could be classed as ‘vintage’, we’re much preferring the paper free walls.The old kitchen has been removed and taken to the tip, courtesy of Sarah and Michelle. The concrete is being dug up in the front […]

Community Works Course! Starting 16th July

Community Works Course! Starting 16th July

Attention 18-25 year olds! Limited spaces are available on  courses, where learners can gain a Level 1 in basic construction and Health and safety, alongside gaining practical skills in woodwork, electrical, painting, plumbing and gardening. Learners will be able to gain a CSCS card as part of the course also. The course is for 12 weeks over 3 days and learners will receive a free lunch and travel costs will be reimbursed. So if you are interested and want to make a new start for you or you know somebody who might be then please feel free to message us […]

Quotes from some of our past and present learners :)

Quotes from some of our past and present learners :)

Louise “Futureworks is brilliant, all the staff are friendly and go beyond to do whatever is needed.” Megan “Got loads of support off the staff and helped me gain qualifications.” Josh “All the staff at Community Works are helpful and friendly ” Hannah “My tutors are very supportive. I enjoy Futureworks so much because it doesn’t come with all the pressures of college, yet I feel a great sense of achievement every time I come. ”    

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

A big congratulations to Katie for achieving her Level 1 Employability Award 😊 Well done Katie!

Community Works is now accredited!

Community Works is now accredited!

Our 12 weeks practical workshops are now accredited so gain qualifications while learning new skills!

Fancy winning a brand new tablet?

Fancy winning a brand new tablet?

** NOW FINISHED ** Join one of our programmes before 21st August to be entered in our prize draw. The lucky winner will be announced on Monday 21st August.

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Congratulations to Dan, Jack, Ryan, Liam, Amelia, Millie and Ryan for all passing a Functional Skill qualification

Congratulations Prince’s Trust XL Club!

Congratulations to Reece, Wynter, Megan, Jack, Ryan, Millie and Daniel on passing their Prince’s Trust qualification.

Big news coming soon from the Big Lottery!

Big news coming soon from the Big Lottery!

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