Support and Advice Workshop for former Utilitywise Employees

Support and Advice Workshop for former Utilitywise Employees

Time: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Taking placeTuesday 19th February 2019. 

Support and Advice Workshop for former Utilitywise Employees – Tuesday 19th February 2019

A number of organisations, including the Department for Work and Pensions, North Tyneside Council and the Citizens Advice Bureau will be holding a Support and Advice Workshop for former Utilitywise employees on Tuesday 19th February 2019 between 9am and 5pm. The event will be held at the MORE Information and Management Suite, Cobalt Central, 4 Silverfox Way, Cobalt Park, NE27 0QJ. No appointment is necessary and expert staff will be on hand to provide advice on redundancy, financial support, benefits and help to find employment.


Please see list of other useful information: 

Newcastle Jobs Fair - Friday 22nd February 2019 The Assembly Rooms 10am to 1pm – Visit: https://www.thejobfairs.co.uk/network/jobseeker/event-guides/newcastle?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIoYWT5oK-4AIVj813Ch2YfA-WEAAYASAAEgJxbvD_BwE


Redundancy Support

Being made redundant is challenging. But there’s support and information available to help you find a new job, understand what benefits you can claim and provide you with useful sources of

information. If you require advice regarding your redundancy situation or advice on making a claim to benefit then please contact the Department for Work and Pensions Rapid Response Helpline on 07585 307044.

To find out more about your rights go to:





The National Careers Service Website (https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/) provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work. The website includes webchat and you can also speak to an adviser by calling 0800 100 900 between 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week.


The Money Advice Service
(https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en) is a Government service that provides free and impartial money advice.  You can call the service on 0800 1387777 Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm.


If you would like to speak to an Employment Advisor direct the North Tyneside Council Employment and Skills Service (https://skillsnorthtyneside.org.uk/support/employment-support/) has a highly skilled team of Employment Advisers and Tutors that can provide you with professional advice and guidance on addressing barriers and finding employment. The team can also assist you with making a claim to Universal Credit online. Contact 0191 6432288 or e-mail: employment.skills@northtyneside.gov.uk.