Job Club Directory

To join our network and appear on this page send details of your Job Club to jane@gbjobclubs.org

This directory is intended for the exclusive use of Jobseekers looking for a free-to-attend Job Club.

Please do not contact Job Clubs with any unsolicited proposals

Alnwick Work Club Greenwell Road Alnwick Northumberland NE66 1HB every Tuesday. Contact sue.turnbull@learningchoices.org.uk - 01665 605055

Andover: North West Hampshire Job Club The Wolversdene Club, Love Lane, Andover, SP10 2AA- contact Nick Tynan nwhantsjc@gmail.com 07922 532211

Ashford Job Club Ashford Gateway 14 Park Mall Ashford Kent TN24 8RY Colin Green housingplus@ashford.gov.uk 1st, 3rd & 4th Tuesday of the month, 2pm – 4.30pm

Axminster Alternative Job Club – Every Thursday 9.30am to 12.30pm. Methodist Hall, Lyme Road, Axminster – contact Elizabeth Lynn 01297 639759 Mobile for messages 07919 944321 Thursday morning call 01297 34863 e-mail axminster.alternativejobclub@gmail.com website http://sites.google.com/site/axminsterajc/

Aylesbury Careers Springboard – Sivatech Ltd, Gatehouse Close. Aylesbury, HP19 8DJ – 01753 870664 chriswhite@tvexecutivejobclubs.org.uk Meet on Thursday evenings www.careersspringboardaylesbury.org.uk

Banbury Job Club – The Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball park, Banbury, OX16 5QE tel. 01295 221863 Alternate Fridays 11a.m. to 1.00p.m. www.cherwell.gov.uk/jobclubs

Mencap Banbury Job Club for people with learning disabilities Redlands Centre, 11 Neithrop Avenue, Banbury                      Oxfordshire OX16 2NT. Contact Steve Cuthbertson 07903 644207 steve.cuthbertson@mencap.org.uk Wednesday morning between 10am and 1.30pm. Fortnightly

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BASINGSTOKE

Basingstoke M3 Job Club The Innovation Centre, Norden House, Basing View, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG21 4HG – Richard Thayer – 07516 071 476 info@m3jobclub.co.uk

Ridgeway Centre Job Club, Buckskin, Monday 9.30am – 12.30

Westside Community Centre Job Club, South Ham, Tuesday 9.30am – 12.30

Hurst Community School Job Club, Baughurst Tuesday 10am – 12 noon

Chute House Job Club, Church Street Wednesday 9.30 am – 12.30

Oakridge Hall for All Job Club Thursday 9.30am – 12.30

Popley Fields Centre Job Club Friday 9.30am – 12.30

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Beaminster Job Club  - The Yarn, Barnton Centre, Beaminster bridportjobclub@gmail.com Wednesdays between 12.30pm and 2.30pm

Berwick Work Club - The Coach House, 23 Castlegate, Berwick upon Tweed, TD151LF  - contact Jenny Hope – 07983 760 042 jenny-hope@btconnect.com 01289 330519 – every Wednesday

Bicester Job Club – Bodicote House Bodicote Banbury OX15 4AA United Kingdom 01295 221863 Alternate Fridays 11a.m. to 1.00p.m www.cherwell.gov.uk/jobclubs

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BIRMINGHAM

Bordesley Green Job Club  - Monday mornings – BGENS 358 Bordesley Green East Stechford Birmingham B33 8QB - Akeel Ahmed – 0121 7832138 a.ahmed@bgens.bham.sch.uk

Bournville Pavilion Job Club –  Rowheath Pavilion, Heath Road, Bournville, Birmingham B30 1HH. bournvillejobclub@gmail.com 07840 113 862/0121 608 2893      Every Monday between 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Latimer Hall Job Club Beeton Road, Winson Green, Birmingham B18 4QD  adellapritchard@gmail.com 0121 439 7047                                                            Every Wednesday between 1:00 – 3:00

Smethwick The Dorothy Parkes Centre Job Club                                             Church Road, Smethwick B67 6EH deborah@dorothyparks.co.uk 0121 558 2998       Every Wednesday between 10:00 – 12:00

Solihull Job Club – Maggie Throup 07798 582398maggie@maggiethroup.com John Palmer Hall, Union Road, Solihull on Mondays between 10.30am – 12.30.pm

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Bodmin  Job Club Unit 32-36 Walker Lines Industrial Estate, Bodmin, Cornwall, PL31 1RD , 01208 470200 Every Wednesday 09:00 – 16:00

Boscombe Job Club - 107 Palmerston Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH1 4HP – contact Susie Beirne – 078555 93007 – susanamandabeirne@gmail.com

Bournemouth Job Club (BEST Training) 1 Crimea Road, Winton, Bournemouth BH9 1AP Lynn Manners / Belinda 01202 527654 www.best2train.co.uk Every Friday 10.30 am – 1pm.

Bournemouth (Pitman Training) 1st Floor , 4 Lansdowne Crescent, Bournemouth, BH1 1RX Mahommed Farooq 01202 557330 bournemouth@pitman-training.net Thursday mornings 9.30-11.30am

Brackley Job Club – South Northants Council, Mob: 07740 774092 jobclub@southnorthants.gov.uk . Alternate Thursdays from 10am to 12noon at Brackley Town hall, Brackley, Northamptonshire. www.southnorthants.gov.uk/Servicepage344.htm

Bracknell Careers Springboard – Open Learning Centre, Brakenhale School, Rectory Lane, Bracknell, RG12 7GR – tel 01344 488313 cs@careersspringboardbracknell.org.uk www.careersspringboardbrackell.org.uk Meet on Friday afternoon

Bridport Job Club The Library on South Street, Bridport.   bridportjobclub@gmail.com Tuesday afternoons between 2.30 and 4.30pm

Bridgwater Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, Parkway, Bridgwater. TA6 4RL Gina Nicholls 01278 431281 Thursday afternoon. 1.30 – 3.30 pm

Bridgwater Hamp Job Club, Recreation, Rhode Lane, Hamp estate, Bridgwater every Wednesday from 10.15am to 12.15pm.Sarah Boobyer [sarah.boobyer@homesinsedgemoor.org]

Brigg Job Club – Brigg Methodist Church, Barnard Avenue, DN20 8TR. Jim Marr 07777 662258 j.k.marr@btinternet.com Tuesday afternoons.

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Brighton Job Club – City Jobs, Brighton, City College Brighton & Hove, Pelham Street, Brighton. BN1 4FA –  Alice Parrott CityJobs@ccb.ac.uk – 01273 232642  / 01273 232645 Drop – in Wednesdays 3-5pm http://www.ccb.ac.uk/public/college-life/city-jobs

Whitehawk Job Club

The Whitehawk Inn, Whitehawk Rd, Brighton, BN2 5NS Contact: Eddie Young. tel: 01273 682 222    fax: 01273 647 172  email: whitehawkinn@whinn.org.uk Website: http://www.whinn.org.uk Thursdays 1:30-4:00pm (10am-12:30pm summer holidays)

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BRISTOL

Yate Job Executive Network (JEN), Yate Job Centre Plus, South Parade, Yate, BRISTOL BS37 4BB contact:Paul Connor 07717 375605 mascon58@gmail.com a Work Club providing a peer support network for unemployed professionals and executives,  Monday  12.00 noon to 2.00 pm (upstairs – meet in the JCP reception at 11.55 am)

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Birmingham Bordesley Green Job Club  - Monday mornings – BGENS 358 Bordesley Green East Stechford Birmingham B33 8QB - Akeel Ahmed – 0121 7832138 a.ahmed@bgens.bham.sch.uk

Burnham on Sea – Somerset Skills & Learning, Princess Street, Burnham, TA81EH. Sally-Anne Herrington 01278 783057 Tuesday afternoon 1.30 – 3.30pm

Burslem, Stoke on Trent Life Skills Work Club – Burslem School of Art,Queen Street,Burslem,Stoke-on-Trent,Staffordshire,ST6 3EJ – Contact: Vivien I’Anson  telephone: 01782 810 808 Email:  viv@burslemschoolofart.com Monday morning 9.30am – 12.30pm. All are welcome.

Burntwood Work Club –   Burntwood Library, Sankeys Corner, Bridge Cross Road, Burntwood, Staffordshire WS7 2BX – Contact Michael Pritchard – Michael.Pritchard@bromford.co.uk - 01543 420848 or Cheryl Rice 01543 308763 - every 2nd Tuesday from 9 to 12 noon.

Burton – 1 to 1 advisory service – Andrew Griffiths 07976 701250 andrew.griffiths@conservatives.com

Camberley – Old Dean Job Club, Lorraine School, Highland Road, Camberley, Surrey GU15 4EX   Tel: 01276401605   Email: childrenscentre@pine-ridge.surrey.sch.uk 12.45pm  - 2.45 pm every Tuesday for the benefit of the local community – all welcome

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CARDIFF

Ely Job Club, The Dusty Forge Project at 460 Cowbridge Road West in Ely, Cardiff, CF5 4BZ. Five days a week from 9am to 4pm  (029) 2059 6849

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Carterton Job Club – - contact cchater@carterton-tc.gov.uk 01993 842156

Chard Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, Boden Centre, Boden Street, Chard TA20 2AX Kate Priddle 01460 53195 Tuesday morning. 10 am – 12 noon

Chingford Job Club – The Paradox Centre, 3 Ching Way Chingford London E4 8YD info@stretchzone.co.uk Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, 10am – 2pm All welcome at all sessions.Also Monday, Professional Focus; Tuesday, Youth Focus; Wednesday Women Focus.

Cranfold Job Seekers Club, , c/o Citizens’ Advice Bureau, Village Way, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 8AF, 01483 272252 (01483 276580 out of hours), cranfoldjsc@aol.com.  Wednesdays and Fridays 9.30am – 4.00pmWe operate a drop-in service for those seeking a job, helping 100 people into work in the past year.  The service is free and we are independent of government agencies.

Crosby Job Club meets Wednesday mornings 9.30 – 11.30. Crosby Employment Bureau, 1 – 3 Laneham Street, Scunthorpe, DN15 6LJ Contact Paul Crompton: T 01724 844848 M 07903 633891 paul@crosbyemployment.co.uk

Croydon Job Club,NEW VENUE Woodlands Children’s Centre At Gilbert Scott Primary School Farnborough Avenue South Croydon CR2 8HD  0208 916 0543 Email: admin@woodlandscc.info Wednesdays 1-3pm  Nearest Tram stop at Gravel Hill (Route 3) and a short walk up Conker Alley Parking; parking at Monks Hill Sports Car Park and street parking in Farnborough Avenue and adjoining roads.

Croydon New Addington Job Club – The Octagon Centre, 120 Central Parade, New Addington, Croydon, CR0 0JW                               Tuesdays – 9am – 12 noon

Darlington North Road Job ClubThe Deaf Club, Eldon Street, Darlington. Contact:  Alan Macnab.  Email alan.macnab@ntlworld.com Telephone 01325 482015.  Fridays from 9.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m

Darlington Morrison Trust Job Club, Morton Park Business Training Centre, Yarm Road, Darlington, DL1 4PJ Contact Sarah Bentley 01325 387700 info@morrisontrust.org.uk Fridays 9.30am to 12.00pm

Darlington: Morrison Trust Job Club, Morrison Trust office, Firthmoor Community Centre, Burnside Road, Darlington, DL1 4SU Contact Sarah Bentley 01325 387700  info@morrisontrust.org.uk Mondays 1.30pm to 4.00pm

Daventry Job Club, Daventry Leisure Centre, Lodge Rd, Daventry, Northants NN11 4FP – Della Butcher – 01327 871100 fortnightly on Fridays, from 10.30am to 12.30pm. http://www.daventrydc.gov.uk/news/new-job-club-delivers-help-and-advice-20-10-10

Dorchester Work Club – Dorchester Library; County Hall, Colliton Park, Dorchester DT1 1XJ Every Wednesday, 2pm start. Contact: Jim Hart- 01305269214 Email: Dorchesterworkclub@gmail.com

Dunstable Job Club – Guy Kefford – 07905 969615
Guykefford@uwclub.net venue /meeting times TBA shortly

Eastleigh Mosaic Job Clublaunches 20th September

Eastmoor Job Club St Swithuns Community Centre, Eastmoor, Wakefield WF1 4RW Dom Charkin 01924 361212 ext 235 dom@stswithunscentre.org.uk Friday mornings 9am – 12 noon.

Edenbridge Job Club Chris Neal chris@gbjobclubs.org Wednesday mornings.

Enfield Work Club –  Enfield Business Centre, 201 Hertford Road, Enfield, Middlesex EN3 5JH  020 8443 5457 info@enterpriseenfield.org The Work Club meets most Fridays. http://enterpriseenfield.org

Enfield Island Village Job Club – Community Centre, 42 Island Way. EN3 6GS. All info from Martine email Martine@eiv.org.uk Tel: 07508 706309 every Wednesday 9h30 to 12h30.

Exeter Community Job Club, Wonford Community & Learning Centre. EX2 6NF
Gareth Sorsby, 01392 437077 / 07813 173665 / 07583 872504 cjc@exeterymca.org.uk Monday mornings 10.30 – 1pm

Exeter Community Job Club, St Sidwell’s Community Centre, Sidwell Street, EX4 6NN   Gareth Sorsby, 01392 437077 / 07813 173665 / 07583 872504 cjc@exeterymca.org.uk Tuesday 11am – 2pm

Exeter Community Job Club, Beacon Heath Church, King Arthur’s Rd, EX4 9BE. Gareth Sorsby, 01392 437077 / 07813 173665 / 07583 872504 cjc@exeterymca.org.uk Wednesday 1pm – 3pm

Featherstone Work Café, Featherstone and Hilton Community Centre, Baneberry Drive, Featherstone, Staffs WV10 7TR  Contacts Councillor Bob Cope, 01922 414420 - r.cope@sstaffs.gov.uk and Graham.Hughes@staffs.org.ukMeeting every Friday 10am – 12pm.  www.southstaffsworkcafes.co.uk

Ferndown Job Support, CAB, 1A Princes Court, Princes Road, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9JG. contact Ian Smith 01202 893838 jobsupport@eastdorsetcab.org.uk

Folkestone Job Club St Saviours Community Centre Canterbury Road Folkestone CT19 5NR Diane Tanner 01303 244610 stsaviourscentre@yahoo.com Wednesday afternoon 12noon – 3pm

Frome Work Club - Somerset Skills & Learning, Saxonvale, Garsdale, Frome, BA11 1RZ Isabella Evans 01963 33246 Thursday afternoon 1 – 3pm

Frome Work Club - Somerset Skills & Learning, Frome Community College, BA11 2HQ Isabella Evans 01963 33246 Thursday morning 10am – 12 noon

Gerrards Cross Careers Springboard – United Reform Church Hall, Packhorse Road, Gerrards Cross, SL9 7QE – careers.springboard@virgin.net www.careersspringboard.info Meet on monday evening

Gillingham Work Club – North Dorset – The Jubilee Room, Gillingham Town Hall, Gillingham, SP8 4QR. Cllr David Walsh 01747 825161 Belinda Ridout 01747 821535 Friday morning – 10.00am – 1pm david.walsh25@btinternet.com

Glasgow, Easterhouse Job Club – IT Suite, Wellhouse |Community Trust, 49, Wellhouse Crescent, Glasgow, G33 4LA. -Lynette McKechnie – lynettemckechnie35@gmail.com – 0141 781 2132 – Wednesday afternoon 1 – 3pm

Glastonbury Opportunities Job Club – Unit 7, Abbey Mews, 56 High Street, Glastonbury, Somerset. BA6 9DY. Sara Clay. 01458 830304. admin@glastonburycdt.org www.glastonburyopportunities.org Drop in – Monday – Friday 10am -1pm.

Glastonbury Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, Abbots Court, Benedict Street, Glastonbury BA6 9NP. Mike Andrews 01278 431281 Wednesday afternoon 1 – 3pm

Golygfa Gwydyr Job Club Clwb Swyddi Golygfa Gwydyr Job Club, Adeilad Cymunedol Golygfa Gwydyr Community Building,  Stryd yr Arad/Plough Street, Llanrwst, LL26 0AG contact 01492 642 110 media@golygfagwydyr.org www.golygfagwydyr.org Mondays 9am -4pm

Job Club activities – including motivational talks from successful previous Job Club members and showing  Job seeker related programmes on our cinema system – are held every Monday 9-4, but access to free ICT facilities for Job searches, phone enquiries, internet applications, updating and printing CVs is available Mon-Fri 10am – 4pm.

Guildford Community Job Club. St Saviour’s Centre Guildford (next to Jobcentre Plus – 100m from the Friary Bus Station). Chris Stanton 07989 712752 chris.stanton@ntlworld.com Monday mornings 9.15 – 12.30.

Hamp Job Club, Recreation, Rhode Lane, Hamp estate, Bridgwater every Wednesday from 10.15am to 12.15pm.Sarah Boobyer [sarah.boobyer@homesinsedgemoor.org]

Handsacre with Armitage Work Club – Handsacre Methodist Church, Handsacre, Staffs 1-3pm every other Wednesday.  Please contact Marie Bull on 01543 420890 for more details.

Hextable Job Club – venue no longer available. from 1/1 2013. Jobseekers & Volunteers – please attend Swanley Job Club every Wednesday afternoon – see listing below.

High Wycombe Job of Work Club Micklefield Library micklefield@hwjowc.org.uk call / text Matt Knight 07947 674352 – Thursday mornings.https://sites.google.com/site/micklefieldjobclub/

Highbridge Job Club, Morland Hall, Pearce Drive, Highbridge every Thursday from 10.15am to 12.15pm Sarah Boobyer [sarah.boobyer@homesinsedgemoor.org]

Horley Job Club – St Bartholomew’s, Church Road, Horley, Surrey. RH6 8AB Contact 01293 782218 parishoffice@stbartshorley.org -Every Wednesday from noon

Ilminster Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, Ditton Street, Ilminster, TA19 0BW. Kate Priddle 01460 53195 Wednesday morning 10am – 12 noon

Keighley Job Club – Parents Advice Centre Keighley (PACK) 12 Russell Street Keighley West Yorkshire BD21 2JP. Tel :- 01535 608601 info@packeighley.org.uk  Wednesday and Friday 1pm-3pm

Kingston Job Club Cowleaze House, 39-45 Cowleaze Road, Kingston upon Thames, KT2 6DZ  07826518195 /02085462006  Contact  Michael  Stimpson   michael@communityuponthames.co.uk www.communityuponthames.co.uk About the job club:   Anyone looking for a job can call anytime and make an appointment to come to the office Mon – Fri 9am -6pm. There is a jobs club for people with learning disabilities every Mon 9:30 am -12:30 pm.

Lichfield Work Club – Lichfield Library, Friary Avenue, Lichfield, Staffs. 1.30-3.30 every other Wednesday.  Please contact Marie Bull on  01543 420890 for more details.

LONDON

Earls Court Earl’s Court Health & Wellbeing Centre, 2 B Hogarth Road, London SW 5 OPT Holly Stirling Telephone: 020 7341 0300

Holborn Career Network – Seven Dials Club, Earlham Street, London WC2. Richard Hopkin richard_hopkin@live.com Alison Frostalison.frost@live.co.uk Meeting every second Friday at 10.30 a.m. Please email for details

North London Career Network - The Boardroom, 430 Archway Road, London  N6 4JH. Close to Highgate tube station.  enquiries@northlondoncareer.co.uk 07747 842 758 We generally meet every 2 weeks on Friday between 11am and 1pm – please email or telephone for details. Website: www.northlondoncareer.co.uk

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Merstham Job Club – Merstham Community Facility, 44 Portland Drive, Merstham, Surrey RH1 3HY. Tracey Burrows 01737 645217 info@mcft.org.uk Mondays, 10am – 3pm + Alternate Wednesdays 7-8pm

Middleton Work Club – The Lighthouse Project, Warwick Mill, Oldham Road, Middleton, Manchester, M24 1AZ. Pam Semp 0161 425 1224 pam@middletonlighthouse.org.uk Wednesday & Thursday afternoons – 2pm – 4pm.

Minehead Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning – Middle Street, Minehead, TA24 5JH. Jo Horne 01643 702968 Thursday morning 9.30 am – 12.30pm

Mitcham and Morden Job Club – contact Johnmaxted@digby-morgan.com

Newbury – West Berkshire Careers Springboard, Town Hall, Mansion Street, Newbury, RG14 5AA tel 01635 253447 enquiries@careerswestberks.org.uk www.careerswestberks.org.uk Meet on Friday afternoon

Northampton College Job ClubNC Skills Centre-Lower Mounts contact Kelly Osman – 01604 400817  Kerri Tolland – 01604 400818. The Job Club is a ‘Drop in’ service available to ALL jobseekers We offer expert and guidance on all aspects of job searching right through to the selection and interview process. If you need one of our advisors to create a CV with you then you will have to attend Job Club to make an appointment. Free internet and telephone access is available. Thursdays 3 – 5pm

OLDHAM WORK CLUB NETWORK

Oldham:  Crossley Work Club,  at the Radclyffe Outreach Centre, 24, Kent Avenue, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 9DF. Contact Richard or Alan on 0161 628 0112 or email the.roc@live.co.uk every Friday 12.30 – 3.30 pm

Oldham: AKSA Housing, PCC, Marlborough Street, Oldham, OL1 1EG Rabina Kauser – 0161 6284800 Every Tuesday 2.00pm – 4.00pm

Oldham: Park Estate Work Club . Flat 1, Penzance Place, 13, Parkway, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 0AN Contact  Tony Wild 07519376282 or email t.wild@baretrees-pri.oldham.sch.uk Every Wednesday 1.30 – 4.30 pm

Oldham: Great Places Housing & WFCDP 14 Tamworth Street, Werneth, Oldham, OL9 7QU Awais – 0161 6282235  Every Tuesday 10.00am – 12.00pm

Oldham: Guinness Northern Counties Royton Hall Park, 25 Seatoller Court, Royton, Oldham, OL2 6YU Lisa Duffy – 01706693326                            Every Monday 10.00am – 1.00pm

Oldham: Limehurst Library, St Chads, Lime Green Parade, Limehurst, Oldham, OL8 3HH  Sarah Furbey – 07985538229                                                    Every Thursday 1.00pm – 3.00pm

Oldham: Park Estate Park Estate Tenants & Residents Association offices, Flat 1 Penzance Place, 13 Parkway, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 0AN Tony Wild, Joyce Ward – 0161 7705383    Every Wednesday 1.30pm – 4.30pm

Oldham: Positive Steps, The Centre, Medtia Place, 80 Union Street Oldham, OL1 1DJ Main reception – 0161 6219300, Richard Rawson – 0161 6219644       Every Wednesday 1.00pm – 3.00pm

Oldham: Salvation Army The Salvation Army Community Church, 572 Oldham Road, Failsworth, Manchester, M359DQ Walley.brenda@yahoo.com  Every Monday 10.00am – 2.00pm

Oldham: Wellbeing Service – Supported Employment Team  The Phoenix Centre, 1 Phoenix Street, Oldham, OL1 1DB  Lee Birchenough – 0161 7708651 Wednesday 2.00pm – 4.00pm, Friday 10.00am – 12.00pm

Oldham: Lees Work Club Lees Library, Lees, Oldham Jonathan Phillips – 07595375277, jonathan.phillips@oldham.gov.uk   Every two weeks on a Thursday evening starting on the 16th Feb 5pm – 7pm.

Oldham:   Virtual Work Club & Facebook

www.facebook.com/royton.work.club.

Ormlie Job Club, Ormlie Community Association Ltd, 108 Marr Terrace, Thurso, SCOTLAND, KW14 7SW. Mandy Swan. 01847 891789 ormliejobclub@sky.com Friday mornings. 10 – 12.

Oxford (Barton ) Job Club contact Rodney Shepherd – freshpastures@toucansurf.com

Oxted Job Club – 01883 734805   chris@gbjobclubs.org Kings Church Centre, 33 Amy Road – opposite entrance to the car park. Monday mornings.

Perton Work Club, Perton Library, Severn Drive, Perton, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV6 7QU. - Contacts Michael Pritchard, 07841 928238 - michael.pritchard@bromford.co.uk or Becky Raven-Smith, 07747 821231 Email: becky.raven-smith@ssha.co.uk Meeting every first and third Thursday of the month 2-4pm. www.southstaffsworkcafes.co.uk

Plaistow Enterprise Job Club – 24 Swete Street, Plaistow, E13 0BS - Tel: 07846781508 and Email – info@adfuk.com. Fridays 11am – 4pm

Poole Job Club (BEST Training) Unit A, Mitre Court, 16 Commercial Road, Lower Parkstone, Poole , Dorset. BH14 0JW. Lynn Manners 01202 747523 www.best2train.co.uk Friday afternoons 2.30 – 5pm.

Preston Work Club Penworthan Community Centre, Kingsfold Drive, Penwortham, 07542 736095 hello@theworkclub.org.uk                                       Every Thursday 10-12.30                                                                                                           A place to meet, exchange skills, share experiences,find opportunities and get the right support to help you return to work.

Radcliffe Works Job Club, 3 Blackburn St, Radcliffe, M26 1NN adabworkcentre@yahoo.co.uk rebecca.mort1@googlemail.com 0161 723 4013 or 0161 764 6749 Open Tuesday and Friday 11a.m. until 3p.m.

Ramsgate Job Club 2nd Floor, The Argyle Centre, York Street, Ramsgate Kent CT11 9DS contact Linda Aldred                                                                            01843 590241 stafflla@thanet.ac.uk Every Friday morning 9.30 – 12.30

Reading, (Tilehurst), Dee Park Job Club, The Advice Shop, (IT Suite) Lyon Square, Tilehurst. RG30 4DD contact Tina Ford 07870 198584 or email Tina.ford@catalystgateway.org.uk  Thursday from 10am to 12 noon. All welcome. PLUS 16 to 24 years Job Club in the Youth and Community Centre in Lyon Square, Monday 11am to 1pm

Redhill Job Club – Salvation Army, Sincots Road, Redhill Contact 01737 768084 – Tuesdays and Thursdays 2pm to 4pm

Richmond and Twickenham Job Club, Harlequins Rugby Club, Contact Roger Smith roger@rbchurch.org.uk   0788 777 1089  Every Monday 10.30am – 12 noon    https://sites.google.com/site/richmondjobclub/

Romsey Job Club , Company House, Romsey Community School, Priestlands, Romsey. Every Wednesday morning between 9.30 and 12.30  email: jobclub.romsey@gmail.com

Salisbury City Job Club The Cathedral Hotel 7-9 Milford St, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2AJ, office@salisburycityjobclub.co.uk 01722 421260 Fortnightly on Mondays 10am – 12 noon

Shaftesbury Job Clubjobclub@jobclubshaftesbury.co.uk 07774 966810 Fridays 10am – 12 noon, Tobys, Bimport, Shaftesbury. contact Jane Gould, 01747 852226 / 07966 544492

Sheerwater and Maybury Job Club For more information please contact Elizabeth Whiddett 01483 476632 or ew@surreyllp.org.uk.

Shoebury Job ClubThe Seedbed Centre, Vanguard Way, Shoebury, Essex, SS3 9QY. Tuesdays @ 5.30pm -7pm. Contact: Andy Bater 07957498340 email shoebury@seejobclub.co.uk

Solihull Job Club – Maggie Throup 07798 582398 maggie@maggiethroup.com John Palmer Hall, Union Road, Solihull on Mondays between 10.30am – 12.30.pm

Smethwick The Dorothy Parkes Centre Job Club, Church Road, Smethwick, B67 6EH deborah@dorothyparks.co.uk 0121 5582998 Every Wednesday between 10:00 – 12:00

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ST HELEN’S

Starting Point Work Clubs: KevinVirtue Kevin.Virtue@sthelenschamber.com

Moss Bank Library, Bowness Avenue, Moss Bank St Helens WA11 7PG Kevin Parry 07824 311682 Monday afternoons 2pm – 4pm

New Fouracre, Millersdale Close, Clock Face, St Helens WA9 4GE Tuesday 1pm – 3pm Job Club and then 3pm – 4pm (CV Workshop)

St John’s Centre, Crossley Road, Thatto Heath, St Helens WA10 3ND Julie Ollerhead 07825 191911 Wednesday 1pm – 3pm

St James Church Hall, Church Road, Haydock, WA11 0NJ Laura Harris 07824 311679 Wednesday 1pm – 3pm

Starting Point, 526 Fleet Lane, Parr, St Helens WA9 2NB Kevin Virtue 07584 170062 Wednesday 2pm – 4pm

United Reformed Church, Ormskirk Street, St Helens WA10 1BQ Kevin Virtue 07584 170062 Thursday 10am – 12noon

4-6 Hardshaw Street, St Helens, WA10 1RE Kevin Virtue 07584 170062 Wednesday 1pm -3pm

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STAFFORD

Stafford Works Job Club (1) The Signpost Centre, Auden Way, Stafford ST17 9TX, James Nixon 01785 252477 / 07855 295917 j.nixon@live.co.uk meets every other Tuesday 10am – 11:30am

Stafford Works Job Club (2) Stafford Library, Shire Hall, Market Street, Stafford ST16 2LQ  James Nixon 01785 252477 / 07855 295917 j.nixon@live.co.uk Launches 25th October Every other Tuesday. 10am-12noon

Bilbrook and Codsall Work Club, Lane Green First School’s Children’s Centre  contact is Jayne Carter, 01902 434305 or Cllr Val Chapman, 01902 846413. email becky.raven-smith@ssha.co.uk Thursdays fortnightly from 15th September 10:00am-12:00noon

Wombourne Work Club Wombourne Library .  Contact  Becky Raven-Smith 01785 312220. Becky Raven-Smith email becky.raven-smith@ssha.co.uk  Tuesday fortnightly 10:00am- 12:00noon.

Huntington Work Club Littleton Green Primary School  contact Jackie Ilic, 01785 312140. email becky.raven-smith@ssha.co.uk  Thursday fortnightly 10am -12noon.

Handsacre with Armitage Work Club – Handsacre Methodist Church, Handsacre, Staffs 1-3pm every other Wednesday.  Please contact Marie Bull on 01543 420890 for more details.

Lichfield Work Club – Lichfield Library, Friary Avenue, Lichfield, Staffs. 1.30-3.30 every other Wednesday.  Please contact Marie Bull on  01543 420890 for more details.

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Staines Job Club – Staines Library Contact Elizabeth Whiddett 01483 476632 ew@surreyllp.org.uk.  Tuesday mornings ( from 28 February)10-12.30.

Strood Job Club – Strood Gospel Mission, Brompton Lane, Rochester, ME2 3BQ tel 01634 718718 Fortnightly meetings  at 1pm. telephone for details.

Sturminster Newton Job Club. Lydden Room, The Exchange, Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1QU.Delphine Padfield 01258 471636 e: kendel5stur@aol.com or Jackie Wragg 01258 471456 Friday morning.

Swanley and Northern Parishes Job Clubs Network, Sevenoaks District, Kent -Geoff Parsons geoff.parsons3@ntlworld.com

Swanley Job Club – Library and Information Centre, Town Centre, London Road, Swanley, Kent BR8 Geoff Parsons geoff.parsons3@ntlworld.com
every Wednesdays  3pm to 5m
Blog: http://jaef-jaefoo-blog.blogspot.com/

(Also see Hextable Job Club above).

Taunton Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, Broughton House, Blackbrook Park Avenue, Taunton, TA1 2PP Sally-Anne Herrington 01823 446770 Wednesday mornings 10am 12noon

Torquay Job Club - Hele Hub CIC – 228a Union Street, Torre, Torquay, TQ2 5QS. 01803 212899 Nick Peters. nicholas.peters@hotmail.co.uk Tuesday afternoon 3 – 5pm.

Towcester Job Club – South Northants Council, Greg Ward: 07740 774092 jobclub@southnorthants.gov.uk. Alternate Tuesdays from 11.30am to 1.30pm at Towcester Town Hall, Towcester, Northamptonshire. www.southnorthants.gov.uk/Servicepage344.htm

Warrington Job Club - 1 Stafford Rd, Warrington, WA4 5ET. www.davidmowat.org mowat4warrington@btinternet.com Karen Gould 01925 267580 10 week course on Saturdays 10.30a.m. for 3 hours

Wells Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, Portway, Wells BA5 2QF Mike Andrews 01278 431281 Tuesday afternoon 1-3pm

Weymouth Job Club - Weymouth College Computer Centre, 106 St Marys Street, Weymouth, DT4 8NY – contact Julie Ellis 01305 208849  julie_ellis@weymouth.ac.uk. Thursday morning 10.30 – 12.30

Wimborne Job Support, CAB, Hanham Road, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1AS. contact Ian Smith 01202 884738 jobsupport@eastdorsetcab.org.uk, .

Wincanton Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, King Arthur’s School, Wincanton BA9 9BY Isabella Evans 01963 33246 Monday afternoon 2.30 – 4pm

Winchester Job Club Winnall Community Centre, Garbett Road, Winchester SO23 0NY.  every TUESDAY 10 am – 12 noon.                         Contact Sarah Culverhouse 07969976408 winchesterjobclub@gmail.com

Windsor and Maidenhead Executive Job Club, Old Vic, St Mary’s Close, 14 High Street, Maidenhead, SL6 1YY and Windsor Library, Bachelors Acre, Windsor, SL4 1ER tel 01753 870664 chriswhite@tvexecutivejobclubs.org.uk www.executivejobclub.org

Worksop Work Club, Worksop Library, Worksop Nottinghamshire contact Trish Adams 0115 977 2042

Worthing and Adur Job Club – The Elim Centre, 24 Broadwater Road, Worthing BN14 8AB. atkins.noel@googlemail.com 01903 210357 Wednesdays mornings 10.30 – 12.30

Yeovil Work Club – Somerset Skills & Learning, 72 South Street, Yeovil BA20 1QF June Carty 01935 410555 Thursday morning 10am – 12noon

2 Responses to “Job Club Directory”

  1. There are some details of some other job clubs in the UK on our “Job Clubs” page and a lot of useful information on our web site for the White Collar Unemployed community although much of it is useful for anyone who is unemployed.

    Keep up the good work with GB Job Clubs !

  2. Geoff Parsons

    Hextable Job Club and Swanley Job Club have a joint Facebook page. Content includes snippets about jobs, training, events,useful websites and gleanings from round and about.


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