Pause on referrals as The Suit Works relocates to Division Street

The Suit Works is placing a temporary pause on new referrals ahead of its impending move to Star House in the city centre. The interview clothing charity is moving in with Sheffield Futures on Division Street, next week, in a move designed to increase accessibility for clients and allow collaborative working with other organisations located…

The Suit Works clothing donation drive during August

Throughout August, The Suit Works is asking for donations of smart workwear to help support the unemployed in their interviews. To ensure they can help more people, Elevation Recruitment Group is holding a clothing drive event in Rotherham lasting until Tuesday 7 September. Appropriate donations The Suit Works is seeking work clothes that may no…

The Suit Works seeks referrals for interview clothing service

The Suit Works is seeking referrals to its interview clothing service, which helps unemployed people in Sheffield make a great first impression when meeting an employer. Find out more about this local charity, and how to refer, by reading below:

The Boutique Works launches; preloved fashion sales from The Suit Works

Interview clothing provider The Suit Works has diversified into fashion retailing with the launch of The Boutique Works – a new online shop for pre-worn garments. The Boutique Works aims to educate against the current consumer culture around clothing by encouraging people to buy pre-loved and recycled items drawn from or made from The Suit…

The Suit Works reopens for face-to-face service on Tues 13 April

The Suit Works is now taking referrals again for its face to face service. From Tuesday 13th April, Vanda, Faye and the team are able to see clients in person at The Suit Works. Make a referral If you are an organisation that would like to make a referral please complete the form here: How…

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…