Why did you come to Môn CF?
I came to Môn CF to gain knowledge and qualifications, with the end goal of finding a job.
Did you do any training?
Yes. When I came to Môn CF my background was in the Hospitality industry, but I was hoping for a career change. Môn CF helped me to get Lantra qualifications in using trimmers, pedestrian mowers and ride-on mowers. I also got certificates in Emergency First Aid at Work, Health and Safety in the Workplace, Manual Handling and Fire Safety.
Did you do any volunteering or work experience?
Yes, I volunteered with Môn CF’s Environmental Team on and off for nine months, helping to carry out a range of environmental and grounds maintenance jobs across Anglesey. The team at Môn CF Training are very knowledgeable and supportive, and they helped me to learn the skills I needed for my new career.
What are you doing now?
I was recently successful in gaining employment and I now work forty hours a week for RPG Anglesey, completing various groundworks and grounds maintenance contracts. I am really enjoying being outdoors and active, and putting my new qualifications and skills to good use.
What do you think is the best thing about Môn CF?
I think the best thing about Môn CF is the support from all the staff – they are very helpful and friendly. They helped me to access training that led to me achieving my career goal.