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World of Work (WoW)

The WoW project is part funded by the European Social Fund and its aim is to engage with long term unemployed people across Birmingham and provide support with training and linkages to work within key growth sectors. WoW is managed by Birmingham City Council and will run until October 2020.

Key growth sectors:

  • Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering
  • Creative Industries
  • Low Carbon & Environmental Technologies and Services
  • Transport and Logistics
  • Life Sciences
  • Digital and Technology
  • Business, Professional and Financial Services
  • Construction and Infrastructure
  • Health and Social Care

If you are a Birmingham resident aged 25 or over and not in any paid employment, and you need our support to get into either an apprenticeship, job or one of our training courses to better your skills, then please email:

Businesses looking for support with their recruitment can also get in touch by emailing.

View the WOW leaflet

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