Free short courses and workshops offering pre-employment information and guidance for people recently arrived in the UK, often learning English.

We encourage and support learners to take small steps to improve their employment prospects. To support people to do this, we offer follow up appointments and work closely with other services.

Service User Feedback  

"Very helpful information i.e. developing a CV, how to find jobs"

"I am impressed by the trainer, I missed few classes, but her way of teaching is overwhelming, it motivated me to continue"

"We now know (the) difference between knowledge, skills, experience and qualities"

"Learnt many things about the UK system and to manage life after getting refugee status"

These are the courses and workshops usually offered at Rainbow Haven in Gorton for half a day each week:

  • Pre-employment (6 weeks)
  • Job Applications and Interview Skills (3 weeks)
  • Learning English (3 weeks)
  • CV (workshop)

If you would like to find out more about courses or workshops email