An innovative project bringing together a partnership between Status Employment and Crystal Palace Football Club. The course lasts for 10 weeks and combines two days of work preparation skills and one morning a week participation in a variety of sports with Crystal Palace's coaches – sports include: football, cycling, swimming, walking, badminton.
The work preparation part covers aspects such as: confidence building; CV writing; introduction to computers; interview techniques; health & safety and expectations of the workplace.
You must be interested in increasing your involvement in employment, education, training, volunteering, sports, art or leisure activities
You must be willing to commit to a 10 week course of 2 1/2 days a week
You must have an understanding of your mental health and be able to manage your medication, or have appropriate services involved if not taking medication
You must have been stable for a period of time
You must be linked into CPA or appropriate services and support networks or be receiving treatment from your GP
You must live in the London Boroughs of Croydon or Lambeth