Stanley ‘Talk a Good Game’

This term Accrington Stanley Community Trust are launching their newest project ‘Talk a Good Game’ which aims to encourage KS2 primary school children to think about their communication skills and give them chance to practice their talking and listening skills. Being able…

Grab a book this Saturday

Children attending the Accrington Stanley match against Rochdale this Saturday will be able to celebrate World book day by receiving a free book! Last Thursday saw World Book day take part all over the country, to celebrate this, the Premier League and…

Get Set to Work Employability Workshops

Accrington Stanley Community Trust are pleased to announced that we are launching a new employability project aimed at improving the employment prospects of those struggling to find work in our local area. We have teamed up with the EFL Trust to offer a 5 different workshops which covers a range a topics including;

  • Your Mind-Set
  • Job Application
  • Job Searching
  • Writing a CV
  • Interview Skills
  • How to keep Improving

The course will be delivered by fully qualified tutors. Once someone has completed all 5 workshops they will gain a qualification and a certificate for their CV. The workshops will be held every Wednesday 10am-4pm at Accrington Stanley’s Wham Stadium, BB5 5BX. The first workshop is taking place on Wednesday 20th Feb. The workshops are different every week so you could join on any Wednesday.

Anyone aged 19+ and currently working less than 16 hours a week is eligible for a place on the course

For more information or to register your interest please get in touch E: T: 01254 304071.

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Read the Game

Not content in just inspiring on the football pitch, Stanley players are inspiring young pupils off the pitch too. Accrington Stanley Community Trust coaches are visiting a handful of pupils at St Marys Oswaldtwistle to encourage them to read more. The six…