About the Get Ready For Work Project



New Funding to help Manchester residents Get Ready for Work

4CT are delighted to announce that we are continuing with our 'Get Ready For Work' project with he help of funding from Manchester City Council Work and Skills team.

4CT Limited is a charity based in East Manchester established 10 years ago. The charity runs the Grange Community Centre in Beswick and Sporting Edge in Openshaw and has a wide range of services including youth clubs, luncheon club and activities for children with disabilities.

4CT secured a grant from the Big Lottery Fund (Reaching Communities Programme) for the first 3 years of the 'Get Ready for Work’ scheme. which will support 10 work clubs across North and East Manchester. The scheme launched on 1st April 2015.

Our project has two Project Workers who support volunteers who help people to look for work. Our appointed staff membersJane Holden, Project Worker (East) and Mark O’Pray, Project Worker (North) 

Each work club is based in a community centre where local people can access help and support in doing a CV, applying for jobs and learning interview and other relevant skills. 

The project will work in partnership with community groups and centres including some Surestart Centres, the New Welcome Centre in Cheetham Hill and the Lalley Centre in Collyhurst (see here for our full list )