“Walking for Purpose provides us as an employment training provider with learners who are motivated, engaged and looking to improve their skills.  Walking for Purpose breaks down those initial barriers learners have prior to starting one of our courses.  Going to a new place meeting new people and the thought of being back in a classroom can be very daunting for some people, Walking for Purpose tackles these barriers head on by providing support and guidance for those who need it most” – Tom, Employment Training Provider

“I’ve been trying to find work but some health issues have made that difficult so the walking attracted me to the project to lose weight and improve my health” Michael, Participant

“After talking with Tom from Learn Direct I enrolled on the Level 1 IT course and after that secured a month’s temping work at Sheffield Hallam University. Linking me to Learn direct made a positive change to my life which in turn led to me to have the confidence to get a job as an office manager on a 12 month contract” Terri, Participant