The Suit Works seeks two volunteer trustees to join its board

Written by The Suit Works The Suit Works is a small but growing organisation and we are now looking for Trustees with a variety of backgrounds who can help lead us towards the next phase of our development. Our Board of Trustees are responsible for the overall governance of the organisation and for supporting the…

Safe collection service to continue at The Suit Works

Written by The Suit Works It isn’t quite the start to the New Year we had hoped for… Due to lockdown, we are unable to resume our face to face service at the moment. However if you urgently require smartwear please contact us as we are still able to offer a safe collection service. If…

The Suit Works continues to seek referrals during lockdown

Written by The Suit Works During lockdown we know there are many people taking part in digital interviews, face to face interviews and perhaps starting new job roles. Do you support someone who needs our help? Do you have an interview coming up but nothing appropriate to wear? If so, get intouch! Contact us or…

The Suit Works seeks donations in charity Crowdfunder campaign

Written by The Suit Works We’re currently fundraising to cover the costs of responding to the Covid-19 crisis due to our usual income streams being rightly reserved for frontline services. These costs include retaining our work and storage space. We acknowledge that we aren’t a frontline service, however we know we will be part of…

The Suit Works – tips for a successful online interview

With more jobseekers communicating with potential employers over the internet at present, The Suit Works has published an infographic providing tips on undertaking a successful online interview. The Sheffield-based charity – which provides free professional clothing to out-of-work people – has offered guidance on areas including body language, surroundings, preparation and dress code. Check out…

The Suit Works: COVID-19 update

Vanda Kewley, CEO, The Suit Works “In light of the recent guidelines by the government concerning the COVID-19 virus and the  nature of our work at The Suit Works, we have taken the decision to close the service until further notice. As you are all aware, this is a situation that is moving swiftly. We will…

The Suit Works seeks storage space for ‘secret project’

The Suit Works is looking for temporary storage space for donations of clothing from the end of November to probably the end of March. This is for “a super-secret project” that will be launching soon… The space needs to be dry, secure and easily accessible. A small to medium-size office of around 150 – 200sq…