Preparing For Work Course

Medway Employment Support

The dates/venue of the next course are: Online Workshop – April 2021

Online Workshops

North Kent Mind is offering a new Virtual Online Workshop for our Preparing for Work course. Adapted from our face to face courses, including the most beneficial sessions. Our new virtual online workshop will improve you skills, knowledge and employability!

Preparing for Work (P4Work)
Our new virtual online workshop will improve you skills, knowledge and employability (* this course is run on a regular basis).

  • P4Work
    • Week 1: CV’s
    • Week 2: Cover Letters
    • Week 3: Preparing for interview
    • Week 4: How to deal with interview anxiety
    • Week 5: Making the most of yourself
    • Week 6: Zoom meeting Re-cap session

April/May 2021 – Preparing For Work Group (via  Zoom)

  • Friday April 23rd Session 1 – 2:00 PM – 3:30PM
  • Friday April 30th Session 2 – 2:00 PM – 3:30PM
  • Friday May 7th Session 3 – 2:00 PM – 3:30PM
  • Friday May 14th Session 4 – 2:00 PM – 3:30PM
  • Friday May 21st Session 5 – 2:00 PM – 3:30PM
  • Friday May 28th Session 6 – 2:00 PM – 3:30PM

* Please note IT support is available if needed

For more information please contact:

Emma Jarnell, 01322 291380,

Centre Based Workshops

This is a Centre based course which meets within Dartford Jobcentre and Gravesend ASDA, and supports people in overcoming barriers to work. It is modular in content over 10 weeks, and covers soft skills such as Communication, Teamwork, Interviewing Techniques, Problem Solving and Goal Setting. A certificate is awarded for every successfully completed module.

Please email us for further information: or call 01322 291380

10 Wk Preparing For Work Course (Dartford)

Venue:- Orchard House – 31 Orchard Street, Dartford, DA1 2DH and various locations in Gravesend and Dartford.

Course Outline:

  • Barriers to Work
  • Goal Setting
  • Introduction to Soft Skills
  • Importance of Communication to Employers
  • Different Types of Communication
  • Responding Assertively to criticism
  • Importance of Teamwork in the Workplace
  • Dealing with Conflict in a Team
  • Body Language
  • Self Esteem and Confidence
  • Organisational Skills
  • Time Management
  • Interview Techniques
  • Job search skills/Universal Job match Tutorial