Category Archives: Employment Support

2nd July 2018 – Women into Housing, Community & Care Professions

Open Day

Monday 2nd July 2018
Embrace UK, Selby Centre, Selby Road, Tottenham London N17 8JL


View the flyer here: Women into Housing, Community & Care Professions

Free training course for women looking for employment opportunities in Housing, Community and Care Professions

Women into Housing, Community & Care Professions
There are two sets of training available:

  • Five day intensive training 9th—13th July 2018
  • Five week, Saturday only training 14th July—11th August 2018

Are you from a Minority background or have you been granted refugee status? If so, We are offering five days training where you will gain meaningful employability skills from CV writing to interview techniques.

  • Are you looking for free training?
  • Are you looking for a career in the Care Industry?
  • Free Childcare
  • Travel costs paid & lunch and refreshments
  • 100% guaranteed job interview & paid work trial into the Care Sector for successful applicants
  • 100% guaranteed job interview in Housing and Community Sector

We are located at the Selby Centre, Selby Road, Tottenham, London, N17 8JL.
We are approximately 5 minute walk from White Hart Lane Train Station.
Available buses
W3 and 381 to Selby Road
149,259,279,359 to Tottenham High Road
144, 217, 231, 444 to Great Cambridge Road

For more information contact Sainga Tony on:
0207 688 8019
To apply visit the M&R Women’s event 2018 page on this website.

Apply Now! Rise into Employment Programme – October 2017

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Do you need a helping hand to find a new or a better job?

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Apply Now for the Rise into Employment Programme – October 2017.

This accredited and award winning employability programme RISE, offers  expert friendly advice, training and support to help you into work. Whatever your skills, qualifications or experiences.

The Programme

  • Includes 6 weeks of group learning and support followed by 4 weeks in a guaranteed volunteer or work placement of your choice
  • You can attend the programme either on a Saturday or Tuesday.
  • Programme starts on 21st October and on 24th October.

Key Dates

  • 14th August – Applications open
  • 29th September – Launch event
  • 6th October – Applications close
  • w/c 9th October –  Brief suitability assessment & interview
  • Programme starts on 21st October and on 24th October

How to Apply

To apply please see application form at: or you can also print out and complete  a paper copy   RISE Application Form alternatively  complete the registration form below for employment support.

For information on the next programme please contact:  Arhag: Sainga Tony on 0207 424 7370  email, Olmec: John Mayford or Webi Anyia on 0207 688 8019 or

Registration Form


Rise into Employment Graduation Ceremony and Launch Event

On the 30th September 2016, a  Rise into Employment graduation ceremony and launch event was held at Royal Bank of Scotland’s Bishopgate office to recognise and celebrate the achievements of recent Rise Programme participants and Switch On Digital Inclusion Programme beneficiaries.


The event was hugely moving and inspirational; hosted by Omar Kahn, Chair of Olmec with speeches from John Mayford, Olmec CEO, Cedric Boston, CEO Arhag and Rise beneficiaries.

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Cedric Boston, CEO Arhag presented certificates of achievements to Rise into Employment  and Swicth On  graduates.

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Annetta Bennett, Olmec Ambassador introduced the Chick Peas Sisters film and delivered an inspirational performance of Maya Angelou’s ‘And still I Rise’ poem. The evening was wrapped up with a buffet and networking.


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Rise into Employment Programme

The Rise employability programme developed in partnership by Arhag and Olmec provides friendly expert advice, accredited training and quality personalised support to help you into work – whatever your skills, qualifications or experiences. It’s open to those who needs a helping hand to find a new or a better job.

Change your life. Get and keep the job that you want.
Get in touch today or complete the attached application form to join the Rise programme.


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Steps to Success Jobs – Fair 9th August

Come along to our Jobs Fair Tuesday 9 August 2016

11am-3pm Green Towers Commuity Centre, London N9 0BT

Do you want help finding the right job?

  • Want to find out about apprenticeships?
  • Want to develop your skills?
  • Thinking of retraining?

Looking for FREE advice and support?

Positions available in:

  • Hospitality
  • Housing
  • Finance & banking
  • Retail
  • Sales
  • Security
  • Digital marketing
  • Healthcare
  • plus many more!

Live Construction & Logistics apprenticeship opportunities:

  • Labourers
  • Customer service
  • Vehicle banksmen
  • Traffic marshall
  • Site manager
  • Assistance site manager
  • Driver’s mate
  • Business administration


To book an appointment please contact

Mike Lopez, Employment Advisor, 07972 007413

Kumba Jobe, Employment Advisor, 07715 069874

John Mayford, Chief Executive, 0207 688 8019

In partnership with

  • Metropolitan
  • Arhag Housing Association
  • Enfield Council