|Address:||1b Hannahstown Hill, Belfast, Antrim, BT17 0LT|
|Primary Contact||Stephen McGarry|
|Location(s):||Antrim, East Belfast, Greater Belfast, North Belfast, South Belfast, West Belfast|
|Clause(s):||Business development and knowledge sharing, Community engagement events, Ethical supply chain strategy, Fair work policy, Health & wellbeing strategy for staff, Health and wellbeing initiatives, In-work progression and skills development for staff, Micro enterprises in the supply chain, Paid employment, Paid employment for education leavers, Paid employment for long term unemployed, Site visits, Skills development and educational attainment, Supply chain opportunities related to artwork or cultural activities to microbusinesses, Support for the VCSE sector, Unpaid work placements, Use of social enterprises in the supply chain, Waste and resource efficiencies|
|Priorities:||People from deprived areas|
Work West is an award winning local enterprise agency providing support to new start and growing small businesses and social enterprises.
We provide businesses support services, stimulating enterprise and innovation in West Belfast and beyond through access to business premises (including NI’s only dedicated Social Economy Village) mentoring, training and consulting.
Work West have been supporting social enterprises and cooperatives to start up and grow for over 30 years and have a dedicated team of social enterprise advisors. Our ‘thinc’ methodology provides a unique social innovation solution that helps organisations develop more innovative solutions to social or business challenges.
Our unique perspective as a trading social enterprise that works within the sector can help contractors deliver social value commitments through engaging with the sector across all social value themes and as a provider of support services to entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs.
1b Hannahstown Hill, Belfast, Antrim, BT17 0LT