ASPIRE Employability Programme

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The ASPIRE Programme operates in partnership with the Western Health & Social Care Trust, the Education Authority for the Western Region and delivery partner Fermanagh Rural Community Initiative.

ASPIRE is the Fermanagh & Omagh District Council led employability Programme supporting people into paid employment. The employability initiative, which is part funded by the  Northern Ireland European Social Fund Programme 2014-2020 and the Department for the Economy, provides assistance to anyone aged 16 years and over who is currently unemployed or working less than 16 hours a week and is seeking paid work.


The ASPIRE programme which will continue to support participants across the district over a 4 year period offers a tailored support package with a range of free learning and training opportunities in fields such as:

  • Classroom Support
  • Care and Support work
  • Finance
  • Business Administration
  • Health and Well-being

In addition, ASPIRE also offer individual and tailored support that includes:

  • CV Development
  • Personal Mentoring
  • Training and Qualifications
  • Work Experience Placement
  • Tailored Actions Plans
  • Employability Boosters: Application Form support, Interview Skills and Job Search support.

ASPIRE is FREE to participate in and tailored to your specific need.  Read about people’s experiences with ASPIRE

For more information contact us:

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council,
16 High Street,
Omagh, BT78 1BQ
Tel: 028 8224 6535

Fermanagh Rural Community Initiative (FRCI),
56 Tempo Road,
Enniskillen, BT74 6HR
Tel: 028 6632 6478

Open 9.00am – 5.00pm – Walk Ins Welcome!

Find us on Facebook: Aspire Employability Programme


Related Files
Environmental Health Placement opportunity
133 KB | pdf | 02 Feb 2018
Clerical Officer Band 2 JD & Spec
76 KB | pdf | 13 Dec 2017
ASPIRE Information Leaflet
1,001 KB | pdf | 04 Dec 2017
Classroom Support Programme
701 KB | pdf | 17 Jan 2017
Funded NVQ Qualifications
413 KB | pdf | 27 Jun 2016
ASPIRE Employability Packages
415 KB | pdf | 27 Jun 2016
Calling All Graduates
401 KB | pdf | 27 Jun 2016

Further Reading

ASPIRE - Watch this short video for more information
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