The Engagement Gateway
The Engagement Gateway is a Convergence project which offer contracts to organisations in the Third Sector, as well as Statutory and Private sector to reduce economic inactivity in Wales by investing in organisations that work with those outside of mainstream employment and furthest from the labour market.
Contacts in North Wales
The four officers who work within the convergence areas of North Wales as advisors for The Engagement Gateway are as follows. You need to contact the officer which ‘works’ in the area in which you intend to carry out your project.
From the 6th February 2012 your local contact for The Engagement Gateway in Gwynedd is Betsan Ifan. You can contact Betsan at Mantell Gwynedds’ offices (01286 672626) on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. Betsan’s email is email@example.com.
THE ENGAGEMENT GATEWAY NEWSLETTER
Following discussions with a number of organisations who intend to tender for contracts the main problem seems to be Match Funding. If you require any further information on how to access to funding you can contact Carys Williams or Delyth Vaughan at Mantell Gwynedd.
Coleg Harlech Courses
Coleg Harlech gives individuals who have missed out on their education, the chance to invest in themselves and their future. Attending such courses is a further learning output for the Engagement Gateway. The most current ones are:
Social Science Programme
This programme is designed for people who are interested in studying aspects of Psychology, Nursing, Health Care, Social Work and Therapy.
For anyone interested in working in the music industry. You can study areas such as:
For more information on the above contact:
Intermediate Labour Market
Link to Welsh Council for Voluntary Action
The Welsh Council for Voluntary Action has a page on their web site showing the contact for The Engagement Gateway in all convergence areas in Wales. - click here