You’re Hired! Has been operating since 2017 and Is funded by WCVA under the European social fund (ESF). We have two projects that support both under and over 25’s back into employment, through supported paid placements. The fund aims to remove barriers and support individuals who are LTU (Long term unemployed) and EI (Economically inactive) giving them the skills and confidence to enter into employment.

During their time at Citizens Advice Merthyr Tydfil participants develop transferable skills e.g. business administration, telephony, interview skills and customer service.

The project has been really successful with:

of participants securing permanent employment.