Directions West London is an integrated employment and pastoral support project, providing a range of employment related and personal development support interventions.

The Citizens Trust is the lead organisation in the Directions West London partnership, which includes:



ARE YOU . . .

Over 25 and unemployed or economically inactive for at least 12 months?

Living in Ealing, Hounslow, Hillingdon, Brent, Richmond-upon-Thames?


If so, you could be eligible for up to 60 hours employment support with a personal advisor, followed by up to 6 months in-work support.


The project will help you gain personal and occupational skills by providing:

  • Employability and skills assessments
  • Vocational/employment specific training
  • Pre-employment training
  • Work experience
  • Health workshops
  • Personal skills development
  • Employer engagement
  • Employment mentoring
  • In-work support


We particularly welcome anyone needing special support e.g. vulnerable women, lone parents, people from an ethnic minority background, people in substance recovery or homeless, disabled people etc.

To find out more and discuss your needs, please call Sunita on 020 8566 1206 or email at