Phoenix & Job Search in Ramsey

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Winners! Groundwork Community Awards                                                                         

Ramsey Neighbourhoods Trust is delighted to announce that we have won this national award for Best Community Group Contribution to Education or Employment. Carol Aston (Chair) and Alison Seery (Project Manager) collected the award on behalf of the charity at a ceremony in London at the beginning of November 2017.

From Hobbies to Employment

Alison‘My name is Alison Seery and I am Project Manager for the Ramsey Phoenix Project.

Another Project!  What is this one about I hear you ask?

Well, funding has been approved by Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), for a year long scheme, which will encourage and support those adults, in Ramsey and the surrounding areas, who are looking for training or lEP_Prize_Challenge (1)employment. Essentially, Ramsey Phoenix Project
offers a variety of workshops and events that tap into people’s existing interests.  This in turn will lead to an increase in confidence and skills, as those involved will become equipped to organise an event


Make Do and Mend

At the beginning of 2018 we received funding from Awards for All to run a set of courses entitled Make Do and Mend which taught upcycling, repairing and growing skills. Participants ran a Repair Cafe and are planning more.
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The Dog’s Meet

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As a direct result of our ‘All About Animals’ course in Autumn/Winter 2016 the participants set up ‘The Dog’s Meet’ community cafe. The cafe offers participants the opportunity to learn new skills as well as offering a service to the community. The cafe is open every Tuesday between 10am and noon at Ramsey Cricket Club.




For more details of forthcoming courses visit our Facebook page or see the News and Events page.

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Job Search continues to take place every Monday  and Wednesday morning in Ramsey Library between 10:00am and 12:00pm, where you will find an experienced team ready to help you look and apply for jobs.It provides job seekers and businesses the chance to find or advertise jobs locally free of charge. Those seeking work have use of computers to search for jobs, help with CV and letter writing. There are also opportunities to attend courses to improve chances of employment.
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For more details see our Facebook page.



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