Please note that we are still providing this service during the Covid-19 outbreak. Support will be by telephone, e-mail and Zoom.

If you are a young carer or parent aged 16-25 years old who is not in education, employment or training (NEET) we may be able to help.

Our support extends to you if you live within the Nottingham City boundary, whether or not you have had a carers assessment, are registered as a job-seeker or are long-term unemployed.

What can we do?

We offer tailored support and guidance to help you work towards:

  • apprenticeships
  • traineeships
  • job placements
  • further education leading to a qualification

How do we do it?

  • Regular meetings with a dedicated support worker
  • Action planning to help you move towards employment or education
  • Support with updating your CV
  • Help to overcome any barriers to employment
  • Help with completing applications and preparing for interviews
  • Financial support with travel, work equipment and some other costs (subject to assessment)
  • an assessment of your whole situation, including your family and whether there is any support we can offer or signpost them to


Below are some links to on-line training, most of these are free but please check with the provider.

https://www.open.edu>openlearn        – Open University free courses

https://www.futurelearn.com                 – Online courses from universities and organisations (most are free)


Nottingham Jobs website – https://www.nottinghamjobs.com/various-retail-vacancies.html


Please see our Nottingham Works Job Opportunities tab for more info

Contact us

General Nottingham Works 4YOU number – 07852 356 989

You can also email us on: nottinghamworks@carersfederation.co.uk