Opportunity Knocks

A Lottery Reaching Communities funded Employability programme which works with long term unemployed 50+.

Target Groups

ASKI targets JSA customers who have been registered unemployed for 4 + years.


Each participant will receive:

  • Employability and skills focused training
  • Job search and support activities 
  • Employability assessment
  • S.M.A.R.T Action planning
  • Extensive 1-2-1  I.A.G support
  • Training on Motivation, confidence, behavior and well-being, employability skills especially 1-2-1 assistance and support with completing CVs, applications and interview preparation.
  • IT, Computer and internet training with modules focusing on on-line job search
  • Work trials, work experience and volunteer placements will be provided in placements such as Administration, Retail, Customer Services, Finance, Media, Health and Fitness; Health and Social Care and Garment Construction.