Welcome to Smart Works Greater Manchester

Smart Works Greater Manchester opened in June 2015 and since then, we have supported over 1800 women with over 2200 appointments.

Amazingly – over 70% have succeeded at getting a job.

How To Get Involved

How To Make An Appointment

Smart Works Greater Manchester services are open to unemployed women across Greater Manchester and further afield.

Our ‘Job Help-Career Coaching’ service supports women who are looking for work – with CV writing, job application support or just giving women the confidence to move forwards in their job search.

Our ‘First Dressing – Interview styling and Preparation’ service supports women who have a confirmed job interview for a paid position or apprenticeship.  Women will receive a high-quality interview outfit and one-to-one interview coaching.

All our services are delivered in-person in our Stockport service or virtually, online via zoom or on the telephone.

Appointments to Smart Works Greater Manchester are made by referral.  We work with Referral Partners across the region, including; Jobcentre Plus, Work Programme providers and Charities supporting women back into employment.

If you are looking to make an appointment for yourself and are not sure how to be referred for an appointment, then please call us on 0161 974 0669 and we will do our best to help.

If you are looking to make a referral for women you support, making a referral to Smart Works Greater Manchester is done over the phone or via email and only takes a few minutes.  We take care of the rest.




To become a Smart Works referral partner:
  1. Please complete the Smart Works Referral Agency Agreement or call 0161 974 0669
  2. Email the completed form to: [email protected]

*We usually require a day’s notice to book an appointment but we try to be as flexible as we can.