First Steps to Employment

First Steps to Employment aims to deliver one to one support to young people between 16-24, who are currently not in Employment, Education and Training to help them achieve personal career/educational aspirations. Helping them move towards entering the workplace

Available to young people living in Allerdale and Copeland, placements and interventions are fully funded.

The project uses a range of tailored interventions which can include:


  • Targeted work experience
  • Placements
  • Taster sessions 
  • Educational Qualifications
  • Interview Preparation and Practice
  • CV Building
  • Developing Core Employability Skills
  • Support with Job Applications


To make a referral please click here

If you want to know more about this project call the team on 01900 603131 or leave us a message.