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New Directions College - Looking for work?

If you are 25+ and not in work then our fully funded Stronger Together programme could be for you.

New Directions can offer you tailored support to help with your journey into work.

We can help you:

  • Understand the job market and how to apply for jobs
  • Develop skills to become job ready
  • Improve confidence and motivation

We can offer a holistic service working with other local organisations to meet your needs. For more information or to book an appointment with an advisor contact Zeba Rao on 07976 154 184 or email

This project is funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery Community Fund.

Who to contact

07976 154 184

Where to go

New Directions College
South Reading Centre
330 Northumberland Avenue

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