Support Scheme a vital help for businesses and employees

27th October 2020

By Debbie Sheldon, CEO  This year has been a torrid one for many businesses and employees. Just when it looked like things were getting better, a second wave of coronavirus hit, plunging us into yet more uncertainty. This is no less true for our Jewish community, many of who live and work in London, which has moved...

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A laptop library to help jobseekers

20th October 2020

The National Lottery Coronavirus Community Support Fund has awarded Work Avenue a grant of just over £8,000 to create a laptop library as part of the Work Avenue Digital Skills Programme. As the Jewish community’s leading employment and business support organisation, Work Avenue is responding to a need after noticing some of the jobseekers they help,...

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Naomi – University graduate unsure what to do next

28th September 2020

Like many students, when Naomi Sinclair graduated from the University of Birmingham earlier this year, she was unsure of which career path she wanted to follow. With a degree in business management, she had thought of a role in HR but wasn’t certain if she was suited to it or even if entry level jobs were...

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