Project Search & ELS

At college we offer courses to suit the needs of all. These include Project Search and Employability and Life Skills which will improve your employability, life and social skills that will give you the foundation to succeed.

These courses have been designed to support your transition to employment.

We do that by providing real-life work experience combined with training in employability and independent-living skills to help young people with disabilities make successful transitions to a productive adult life.

That means skills training and career exploration, job coaching, and close tuition from a supportive, dedicated team who will expertly train you in how to secure a job.

Rewarding jobs are out there for you. We give you the foundations to help you get them and prove you can be successful in a wide range of roles.

Are these courses for you?

  • You are a young person with intellectual or physical disabilities who needs a bit of extra support to get a paid job.
  • You are ready for work and want to develop your skills to allow you to progress to the next stage.
  • You want to progress onto vocational courses within the College and the community, which will lead to eventual employment opportunities.

Why study Project Search & ELS at Calderdale College

  • We are focused on making you more employable to a wide range of employers.
  • We have tutors who understand the complexities of your disabilities and know how to maximise your true potential.
  • We have excellent facilities for you to learn in, and provide stimulating, motivating learning experiences that you will thrive on.
  • We give you practical advice and skills that will take you into the workplace.