Employment... it's for everyone

We welcome your interest and support in our important work in Perthshire – please enjoy looking through our website and get in touch to discuss your requirements, for catering an event, visiting our shops, volunteering, or referring a new jobseeker…

Work

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CheckIn Works and its subsidiary community interest company, Giraffe Trading together are Perthshire’s most innovative work-focused, employability partnership helping those experiencing long term and enduring disabilities, receive vocational training, work experience and lifeskills support.

Life

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Jobseekers and volunteers enjoy a warm and friendly family-like atmosphere and can also access a range of other inclusion, quality of life and social activities including art groups, healthy living sessions, cinema, social trips and BBQs.
We are local, social & good!

Learning

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We encourage all our jobseekers and volunteers to consolidate their work skills and training by gaining accredited qualifications and we offer courses that are relevant to a wide range of future employment opportunities. We offer food hygiene, customer service, first aid, cooking skills and horticulture.

Together, CheckIn and Giraffe operate six social enterprise venues in Perth, supported by a team of volunteers offering different training and work development streams. There are two city centre cafes, an outside catering and food production kitchen, lunch club and two garden centres and a wholesale plant nursery creating a wide range of work opportunities, supported by employability sessions and job clubs.

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OUR NEXT EVENT:

FULL EVENTS CALENDAR
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Monday Lunch Club @ Threshold Centre
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Monday Lunch Club @ Threshold Centre | Perth | United Kingdom

Keen to get out a bit more and mix in with a friendly group?

Join our Monday Lunch Club and have a great home made lunch in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

2 COURSE LUNCH + TEA & COFFEE – JUST £3 PER HEAD

Every Monday at
The Threshold Centre,
St John the Episcopal Church, Princes Street, Perth

11am – 2pm

Contact James Alexander for more information:
Tel. 01738 449227     Email: james@checkin-giraffe.uk