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What is Wise Steps?

What can Wise Steps do for you?

Wise Steps helps people in Tyne & Wear to transform their lives with funding from the Big Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund.

If you decide to join us, the first thing we’ll do is pair you up with your very own work coach.

Your coach will be there to help you tackle all the hurdles that come your way in your work search journey, helping you build confidence, manage any money worries and achieve your goals.
Wise Steps will give you a range of opportunities to help you get ready for work. From volunteering and work experience to training and well-being events. You will also receive support during job search, training, volunteering and work experience, as well support once you’ve started a job.

Are You Eligible?

Wise Steps customers must be:

  • Aged 18 and over
  • Legally resident in the UK
  • Able to take paid employment in the European Union
  • Unemployed or economically inactive (e.g. not in work, not available for work or not seeking work)
  • Experiencing multiple barriers towards getting a job.

Want to find out more?

To check if Wise Steps is for you contact:

Kay McCready Karen Cutter
Mob: 0737 831 1824
Mob: 0749 552 3273


Confident About Disability Employer Please click on this link for a list of our funders

Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee and not having Share Capital.
Company Registered No. 3240687 Registered Charities No.1064481. Registered Office: Pallion Action Group, 5 East Moor Road, Sunderland, SR4 6QW