ASPIRE Employability Programme

COVID-19 Update - Tuesday 24 August 2020

The team in Fermanagh & Omagh continue to support current and potential new participants through telecommunications.  Support is being provided through an allocated mentor who will support by seeking out current employment opportunities, creating or refining a CV, completing application forms, helping with interview preparation and support to complete online skills training and qualifications.

The ASPIRE team are continuing to assist those looking for paid work. The team will help you search and apply for suitable employment with assistance available immediately.  To avail of this service or for further information, please contact ASPIRE by email at, by telephone on 028 8224 6535 or visit our Facebook page at Aspire Employability Programme.

ASPIRE continues to provide extensive support online, with some face-to-face meetings and training sessions possible.  These are strictly by appointment only if permitted by public health guidelines at the time.

Contact ASPIRE Omagh: Tel: 028 82246535  or ASPIRE Fermanagh on 028 6632 6478 . You can also e-mail:; Or find us on Facebook: Aspire Employability Programme


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The ASPIRE Employability 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 part- time hours with a view to increasing their hours of employment.

The ASPIRE programme which will continue to support participants across the district until March 2022 offers a FREE 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 Safety in the Workplace Training
  • Manual Handling Training
  • CSR Card Licence Training
  • Refresher Forklift Licence Training
  • First Aid at Work Certificate
  • OCN Social Media
  • IAB Computerised Accounts
  • IAB Payroll for Business
  • IT User Skills

In addition, ASPIRE also offers individual and tailored support to include:

  • CV Development
  • Application Form Support
  • Interview Skills Assistance
  • Work Experience Placement
  • Tailored Actions Plans

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

Find us on Facebook: Aspire Employability Programme


File Type Size Date
ASPIRE Information Leaflet pdf 435 KB 21st May 2019
Calling All Graduates pdf 191 KB 13th May 2019
ASPIRE Employability Packages pdf 644 KB 21st May 2019
Funded Qualifications pdf 191 KB 13th May 2019
Classroom Support Programme pdf 224 KB 13th May 2019
Clerical Officer Band 2 JD & Spec pdf 76 KB 13th May 2019
ASPIRE Privacy Notice pdf 317 KB 3rd August 2020
ASPIRE Trifold Leaflet pdf 990 KB 10th August 2020
ASPIRE Posters pdf 3 MB 10th August 2020
ASPIRE Disclaimer Online Training pdf 93 KB 2nd September 2020

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