Language and Basic Skills
If you want to improve your English language and basic skills, we have a number of programmes running in the borough that could help you. The courses listed below have been designed specifically to help you to gain skills that will improve your chances of getting a job.
If you are receiving benefits you can access a range of levels of ESoL courses, basic skills and accredited employability training through Jobcentre Plus referral. More information about these providers can be found by clicking on the links found in the external links section at the bottom of this page.
ESoL, basic skills and vocational training courses are provided by 5E on behalf of Jobcentre Plus. 5E can be contacted on: 020 8352 1313 and are based at the Selby Centre, Selby Road, Tottenham. N17 8UL. You can also find their website in the external links section at the bottom of this page.
Residents can access a range of courses as well as get advice and guidance on how improving skills can help start or change your career at CoNEL. CoNEL can be contacted on: 020 8442 3108 and are based at High Road, Tottenham, N15 4RU. You can find CoNEL's website in the external links section at the bottom of the page.
Haringey Adult Learning Service (HALS) run Skills for Life courses in literacy, numeracy and ESoL for residents who want to improve their skills and their employment chances. Courses are held at the HALS sites in White Hart Lane and Wood Green Library.
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