Skillnet Group | News http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/ Latest news from Skillnet Group http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/103-on-the-pulse-sittingbourne-job-club.php On The Pulse - Sittingbourne Job Club http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/103-on-the-pulse-sittingbourne-job-club.php Job Seekers – Do you struggle with finding work and want some extra help? Join our Job Club at The Pulse Venue, on Park Road in Sittingbourne held every Thursday! We c... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/104-skillnet-at-dover-together-multicultural-festival.php Skillnet at Dover Together Multicultural Festival - tomorrow! http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/104-skillnet-at-dover-together-multicultural-festival.php The Octagons, Composed's own band funded by Youth Music, will be performing at the Dover Together Multicultural Festival this weekend (Saturday 20th May). The band will be one of ... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/100-every-vote-counts-easy-read-manifestos-coming-soon.php Every Vote Counts - Easy Read Manifestos coming soon http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/100-every-vote-counts-easy-read-manifestos-coming-soon.php In preparation for the General Election on 8th June, our friends at United Response have updated their easy read resources on voting and politics.    As you may know, Un... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/101-medway-business-club-welcomes-supported-internship.php Medway Business Club welcomes Supported Internships http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/101-medway-business-club-welcomes-supported-internship.php Last month, Gemma Cooper (Project Lead for Supported Internships in Medway) joined 65 others at the launch of Medway Business Club in Gillingham. The event was an excellent oppor... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/102-looking-after-your-mental-health.php Looking after your mental health http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/102-looking-after-your-mental-health.php People with a learning difficulty and/or autism are less likely to receive support for their mental health.  This is due to a number of reasons including social isolation, not knowin... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/97-we-are-recruiting-work-coaches-in-medway-and-swale.php We are recruiting Work Coaches in Medway and Swale! http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/97-we-are-recruiting-work-coaches-in-medway-and-swale.php Could your experience with employers and the business world change young lives? Want the satisfaction of in-depth work with a small group?   We are recruiting 2 X WO... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/95-the-octagons-debut-performance-in-deal.php The Octagons debut performance in Deal http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/95-the-octagons-debut-performance-in-deal.php The first band to emerge from the Composed project made their debut appearance at an open mic night at The Saracens Head in Deal earlier this month.  On 5th April, "The Octagons... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/96-why-it-took-2-years-to-review-our-ethical-policy.php Why it took 2 years to review our Ethical Policy http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/96-why-it-took-2-years-to-review-our-ethical-policy.php One of our key values is co-production; people with and without learning difficulties working equally alongside one another through every stage of a process.  Considering what is eth... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/94-disabled-women-are-still-fighting-an-employment-ri.php Disabled women are still fighting an employment rights battle that started in the 1800s http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/94-disabled-women-are-still-fighting-an-employment-ri.php Skillnet's Helena, Ann Marie and Teresa attended a Royal British Legion Industries event to discuss the disability employment gap at the Houses of Parliament, hosted by Libe... http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/93-queues-formed-as-people-waited-to-speak-to-our-int.php Queues formed as people waited to speak to our intern about Medway Support Internships http://skillnetgroup.co.uk/news/items/93-queues-formed-as-people-waited-to-speak-to-our-int.php On 8th February, the Supported Internships team launched our new Medway programme at an Open Day held at Medway Voluntary Action in Chatham. The Open Day was a great success, wit...