Tesco Blackley – Job Opportunities for JSA customers‏

Tesco will be launching a retail sector based work academy (sbwa) programme to recruit to a number of part time temporary and permanent positions throughout their new store in Blackley, Manchester. This sbwa is open to all pre-work programme jobseekers aged 19yrs+ claiming JSA or ESA (WRAG). It is one of a number of Get Britain Working measures available to jobseekers.

Please note that eligible applicants must also be able to attend continually for 4 weeks from 3 October.

The programme will include:
2 weeks full time pre-employment training starting on Monday 3 October followed by a 2 week work experience placement in a Tesco store. After this all candidates will be guaranteed a job interview.

Usual rate of benefit will be paid throughout the sbwa period.
Travel and any childcare costs incurred will be paid by Jobcentreplus (JCP).
Candidates with queries should refer to sbwa reference FTS/151318 when speaking to JCP staff regarding this JCP/Tesco programme.

An Open Day is being held on Thursday 29 September at the Employer Suite, London Scottish House, Mount Street, Manchester M2 3NN. Places must be booked by ringing the Employer Suite on             0161 833 0144       or             0161 833 0163 .

Sessions will take place at 10.30am and 1pm and will last 2 hours.
The sessions will include an hour presentation followed by a one to one assessment by the trainers.
Applicants must bring their CV and Right to Work documents (Nino, proof of address and ID documents or Work Permit) to the Open Day.

Please share this information with eligible Work Club members who live within an easy travel to work distance of Blackley.