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Wolverhampton Homes

We provide a genuine training opportunity

Wolverhampton Homes

Wolverhampton HomesWe manage and look after more than 23,000 homes on behalf of The City of Wolverhampton Council.

We're an Arms Length Management Organisation (ALMO) which was setup in 2005.

We love our city and we’re here to help provide good quality homes and great customer service for our tenants, leaseholders and their family members. We’re passionate about what we do – and we care about our city's future.

Our Vision is:

"Unlocking people's potential through housing, skills and technology."

Some of the great things we do here at Wolverhampton Homes are found in our Skills and Enterprise Centre based at Tarmac Road, Off Millfields Road, Bilston, WV4 6JW where we support both employees and our tenants to gain further qualifications and access fantastic career opportunities.

LEAP

LEAP gives our tenants the opportunity to boost their skills, improve their confidence and gain valuable work experience. It is open to our tenants, leaseholders and their immediate family who live with them and there are no age restrictions.

A LEAP success story

We have supported thousands of tenants into work so far – check out our website to see a few of their journeys

Joining LEAP will give you:

Basic skills:

Confidence building, Maths and English, CSCS cards, employability support, using the internet and emails and other bespoke training courses. This training is run by ourselves or our partners and is in an informal setting.

Access to genuine work experience opportunities:

Unpaid work experience placements are offered in a range of sectors such as office administration, customer services, estates and concierge services and construction to name a few.

We are committed to providing a genuine training opportunity. We will offer all placements training in customer services, health and safety, money smart advice as well as on-the job training.

A LEAP success story

Candidates who successfully complete a work experience programme will be given:

  • a reference
  • training certificates
  • any personal safety equipment that you have been issued with
  • access to apply for job opportunities with ourselves or our partners

To apply, fill in our online form on our website.

We also offer traineeships and support the delivery of the Impact programme. To find out more about these programmes, click the links below: