Based in Woolwich, we offer work placements to people with mental health conditions and other disadvantages, who want to get back into work. We have placements available in our social enterprise, SMaRT Garage Services, as well as in our Woolwich office, which acts as FST’s charity headquarters.
FST Main Office has opportunities in: motor mechanics, customer services, admin and finance and marketing and promotions.
Call us now on 020 8855 7386 to find out more. Or send us an email using our Contact form.
What Do We Offer?
FST Main Office offers a work programme based on your goals and choices. We offer a personalised package of work experience, personal development and access to accredited qualifications. Our placements provide:
- practical on-the-job experience;
- personal development plan;
- new work-related skills;
- nationally-recognised qualifications;
- an opportunity to become part of a team;
- up to 12 months of work experience; and
- an employer’s reference.
- OCR Admin and Business Professional
- OCR Bookkeeping and Accounting
- OCR ICT
- BSC Health & Safety at work.
What’s It Like?
FST in Woolwich is a friendly workplace where you can get started on building up your confidence and skills. You don’t need previous experience – your manager and colleagues are there to support you. The only thing we ask is that you want to work. Depending on which area you are working in, you could be:
- taking garage bookings;
- sourcing/ordering parts;
- working in the garage workshop; or
- processing income and expenditures using Sage accounting software.
If you have been out of work because of mental health issues or other disadvantages, and you live in the London Borough of Greenwich, you can sign up for a work placement with FST. To find out more call 020 8855 7386 or send us an email using our Contact form.
Our Funders & Supporters
Royal Greenwich supports the development of FST’s SMaRT garage services model which we see as very positive for FST and for the borough as a whole.