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Building Better Opportunities

Family Matters is a project to help people across the Black Country build the skills and confidence to get into work. Family Matters is funded by the European Social Fund and The National Lottery Community Fund,  which is delivered through 8 community organisations across the Black Country.

Join the team!

 We are recruiting a Progression Officer to work with the Family Matters partnership, delivering holistic support to families across the Black Country.

For further details on this opportunity please see our full Job Description

To apply for this post please complete our Application Form and submit to 

The Closing date for all applications is 11.59pm Friday 30th July 2021.


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Family Matters works with people one-to-one to understand their goals and their challenges, and then offer all the support that’s needed to help them achieve their goals. If you are aged 16 or over, and are out of work, then Family Matters could help you. Family Matters also works with young people aged 15 or over who are not in education, employment or training.

Family Matters can help you with any of the following, get in touch to find out more -

  • Family support
  • Confidence building
  • One-to-one mentoring and support
  • Information, advice and guidance
  • Help with CVs and application forms
  • Job search support
  • Training
  • Volunteering opportunities