Write to Work

Write to Work is a 10-week skills development course with creativity at its heart. At WoW we know that writing is fundamental to effective communication and, in a constantly developing employment landscape, writing is an invaluable skill.

The course supports you to explore an exciting range of writing skills, developing your confidence to get the job you want and explore further education or vocational training.

Have you ever wondered how to write for social media or create a successful blog? What about learning to write for the gaming industry or becoming a freelance copywriter? Write to Work gives you the chance to explore a host of writing practices and learn first-hand from successful writers in a range of fields and specializations.

Write to Work offers:

  • Writing workshops
  • Writer’s social meet ups
  • One-to-one mentoring

Create work to be published in an anthology through one-to-one mentoring with industry professionals and published writers. See our bookstore of previous Write to Work anthologies available online and at News from Nowhere.


Write to Work will begin on Tuesday 5th October 2021 and will be delivered online.

This course is suitable for all writing abilities however participants should have an interest in writing and creativity. 

 To be eligible to apply you must meet the following requirements:

  • You must be currently unemployed (we cannot accept registered as self-employed, on furlough schemes or in full time education).
  • You must have the legal right to live and work in the UK, up to the end date of the course.
  • You must currently live in the Liverpool City Region, including the parts of the Wirral listed as Merseyside: Liverpool, Wirral, Sefton, Halton, St Helens, Knowsley.
  • You must be 18 years+
  • You must have access to the internet and Zoom.

If you are being supported by another organisation or charity that is part of the Direction LCR partnership, unfortunately you are not eligible to apply for Write to Work. (If you are unsure, please contact us on the email address provided below).

For more information, or further queries please email us on: Write2Work@writingonthewall.org.uk

This course is part of the Directions LCR project, and part funded by ESF.