Building Better Opportunities


The Inspire & Achieve Foundation are one of a partnership of local organisations delivering the Groundwork Greater Nottingham, Towards Work, Building Better Opportunities programme across Derby Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, jointly funded by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership’s European Social Fund (ESF) allocation and the National Lottery Community Fund.

We aim to support with those vital first steps towards gaining employment and overcoming barriers through a personalised service and support.

Our team is committed to:

  • Supporting people to overcome personal barriers to employment and training, by providing an all-inclusive package of support to those most at risk of social exclusion.
  • Providing an In-Work Support service to ensure employment once obtained is sustained.
  • The Inspire & Achieve Foundation provide a person-centred, tailored service for young people not in education, employment or training.
  • Support for others is available from our partnering organisations, their details are on our website (details provided below).
  • Offering specialist support from our partnering BAME organisations, mental health and disability specialists for those in need of additional provisions.

Towards Work offers bespoke, personalised and tailored solutions to support an individual’s journey to personal progression and employment. Linking individuals with specialist local support and continued In-Work services resulting in job retention.

Having enrolled on to the programme Towards Work successful participants will;

  • Secure employment
  • Access education or training
  • Become economically active

To receive support from the Towards Work team, please contact:

Mentoring Manager 
07805 787428

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