How Wise Steps can help you

Is Wise Steps for me?

At Wise Steps, we want to inspire and motivate you to look at life differently. We want you to see the opportunities and experiences that are out there and give you the motivation you need to transform your life.­­

Taking part in Wise Steps will provide you with one-to-one support from a work coach. Together, you’ll look at the personal challenges you may face in finding a job. Wise Steps will help you build confidence, manage money better and help you to get work ready.

You will also receive support during job search, training, volunteering and work experience, as well support once you’ve started a job.

You can join Wise Steps if you live in:

  • Newcastle
  • Gateshead
  • North Tyneside
  • South Tyneside
  • Sunderland

You will also be:

  • aged 18 and over
  • legally resident in the UK
  • able to take paid employment in the European Union
  • unemployed, not available for work or not seeking work
  • experiencing multiple barriers towards getting a job

Sounds like you? Get in touch to find out more.


Tel: 0191 242 4898

"With the help from Wise Steps, I built up my confidence and self-esteem, improved on my language skills and learnt how to communicate with others."
Nafiseh, Newcastle

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