Skills Support for Redundancy

19 Oct 2020

Funded, tailored training to support individuals and businesses

Skills Support for Redundancy (SSR) is an initiative designed to support employers and individuals affected by redundancy. SSR is a tailored service to meet your needs, offering a wide range of training support. A dedicated Partnership Coordinator will work with you to identify the best sources of support and training to help you achieve your goals. 

What is on offer?

SSR offers a range of skills training, qualifications and networking opportunities to support workplace success, including; 

  • Employability Skills, Functional Skills, Upskilling for Workplace Success and Career Progression Training

Co-financed by the Education & Skills Funding Agency and European Social Fund, this service is delivered by Serco.

Download a PDF version of the SSR information leaflet.

For Employers

If you are facing an organisational restructure or the prospect of making hard decisions about staff redundancy, there is funded support available to you. 

The SSR programme will ensure that your employees get access to bespoke training and careers guidance, and support them to find suitable employment. 

For Individuals 

Are you facing redundancy, or have you been made redundant within the last three months? 

The SSR programme provides you with access to funded skills training, retraining and careers guidance to help you get back into employment.

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