Move Forward

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Move Forward is designed to help unemployed people to enter and progress into sustainable employment.

We help people to overcome multiple barriers to work through a flexible and personalised package of support.  

Who is it for? Unemployed or inactive and fall into one or more of the following categories:

• Long term Unemployed or inactive (26 weeks or longer)

• Basic skills need

• Have more than one barrier to employment

Where is the programme available? Harrogate, Selby, Hambleton, Craven, Richmondshire

What is involved? Support participants can expect:

• Effective interview techniques, including mock interview and feedback

• Money and debt management

• Motivation and confidence building

• Condition management support for people with low level health problems

• Signposting to community partners including: ESOL, basic skills, community learning, Skills for Life

• Work specific skills in partnership with local employers

• Access to supported employment opportunities for those with health issues/disabilities

• In-work support - with regular contact -for up to 26 weeks

• One-to-one and group activity

• Immediate CV and cover letter produced / provided • Support with applications and job search

Interested? Email:


Move Forward is a DWP programme, co-financed by the European Social Fund. It is delivered on behalf of Ixion.