Universal Credit provides you with personal support from a work coach with the goal to gain employment and demonstrate that you are sticking to your UC Claimant Commitment if you have been asked to do so. OVH and our network of partners can help you to do this!

Next Steps

Aims to put people back in charge of their lives and to give them the resources they need to break free from poverty. It does this by working with individuals on a one-to-onto basis to support and encourage them, enabling them to return to training or employment. Specific support includes helping you write your CV, complete an application form and prepare for an interview. We may even be able to put you directly in touch with a company that is looking for people like you.


Call: 0300 365 1111   Email: enquiries@ovh.org.uk



Offer work ready training to OVH customers, providing skills needed to gain employment. Antrec specialises and delivers Grade 1 training in; Taxi DrivingAdult Social CareCall CentreCustomer Service and Hospitality. On completion of training an interview is guaranteed. Employers we work with include: Delta Taxis, Burger King, Costa Coffee, BT and Autism Initiatives.

For more information call 0333 023 7450, or visit antreclimited.com/ovh-tenants/

Working Futures

Offer support to young people aged 16 to 29, who are currently not in employment, education or training, to move towards a better future. You will be matched with a mentor who will identify the help you need, and will support you to move on to employment, apprenticeships, further education, training or volunteering.

For more information call or text Christine Coburn on 0739 287 0799, or email chrisc@seftonebp.co.uk

You can download their information leaflet here: Working Futures Leaflet


Offer information on local vacancies, course details on all subjects from basic to higher levels. Sefton@Work provide advice identifying and matching your skills to employment and training opportunities and offer advice and information on funding sources. They provide guidance assisting with developing a CV, helping you with completion of application forms, developing covering letters and improving your interview and job search skills. They offer free use of the internet, fax and telephone and will design an action plan to help you achieve your goals.


Latest vacancies

For recruitment opportunities within OVH and The Sovini Group visit:


Universal Jobmatch

Log in to your Government Gateway account and register for Universal Jobmatch. If this is your first time using Universal Jobmatch, you’ll be asked to create a profile jobsearch.direct.gov.uk/register.aspx?redirect=http%3a%2f%2fjobsearch.direct.gov.uk%2fhome.aspx

More help

Working with your UC work coach

Other ways to use job websites

Creating job alerts with Indeed.com