There are three parts to Catalyst: Coaching; Training; and Funding. You can access all three or only one, depending on your needs.
Any SGCH tenant or household member who is looking for training or employment can use Catalyst. There are some additional eligibility criteria for people wishing to access Catalyst Funding. For more information about these, please see the Catalyst Funding guidelines or contact our Employment Opportunities Team.Catalyst Funding guidelines Contact our Employment Opportunities Team
Catalyst Coaching helps you find current employment and training opportunities, through:
You can make an appointment with our Employment Opportunities Manager to:
Catalyst Training provides you with the skills you need to enter the job market, through:
Third party training courses
The Employment Opportunities Team can help direct you to relevant third party training courses.
Job Skills workshop
We run a tailored Job Skills workshop four times a year, in January, April, July and September. The two-day course covers:
SGCH fully funds the course, so there is no cost to you. You must be able to commit to the full two-day course to be eligible to attend. Places are reserved on a first come, first served basis, and a maximum of 12 customers can attend each workshop.
Catalyst Funding helps our customers overcome any financial barriers which are preventing them from finding training or employment. Funding may be available for items such as:
Funding is available on a case-by-case basis, and the amount will depend on your individual needs.