Sector Based Work Academies
Sector-based work academies help prepare those receiving unemployment benefits to apply for jobs in a different area of work.
The government is committed to ensuring that people looking for employment have the essential skills to succeed in the workplace. Jobcentre Plus, Inspira, other local partnerships and Better Bodies UK work together with employers and unemployed learners aged 16+ to offer sector-specific training that meets the needs of everyone.
How can attending a SBWA help you
By attending a SBWA you will have the benefits of:
pre-employment training – matched to the needs of the business/sector you want to work within
work experience placement – a great opportunity for you to showcase your talent to a prospective employer and cement the knowledge you have gained about the role.
a guaranteed job interview or help with an employer’s recruitment process