Community Services

Norman Industries

Norman Industries is a supported factory. It employs 28 people with a disability. People work for 16 to 37 hours a week.

You can view the Bespoke producs they make via Facebook 

Norman Industries works with people with a wide range of disabilities:

  • Learning disabilities.
  • Autism.
  • Mental ill health.
  • Physical and sensory disabilities.
  • Substance misuse.
  • Work limiting ill health such as epilepsy, cancer and arthritis.

 Work Experience gives people:

  • Skills for work
  • Training
  • Improved CV
  • A reference for future employers

 

Work Experience can be provided in a number of areas:

Carpentry and Joinery

Learn skills for the construction industry.

Skills learnt include:

  • Door/window making, fitting frame work and stud walling
  • Roof/joist work
  • Staircase fitting
  • Painting and decorating 
 
Carpentry and Joinery

Staff learn a wide range of carpentry skills

 

Woodworking

Woodworking skills in building, maintenance and care- taking handyman roles.

Skills learnt include:

  • Hand tool maintenance
  • Use of electrical tools
  • Product construction
  • Finishing - To put together a product and decorate to a high standard.
 
Friday morning woodwork training.

Friday morning woodworking class.

 

Grounds Maintenance

Focus is on developing skills in a range of areas including mowing, strimming, weeding, hedge trimming, border maintenance and planting.

Skills learnt include:

  • Use of garden tools
  • Use of electrical/petrol garden machinery
  • Recognising weeds
 
Grounds Maintenance

Working in the walled garden at Scolton Manor

 

Accredited Training

Accreditation is offered in a range of topics linked to areas of work offered. Training is provided at Entry, Level 1 and Level 2 depending on need and capability.

 
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Training sessions in groups and one to one

 

 

Norman Industries is a member of the British Association of Supported Employment (BASE).

http://base-uk.org/suppemp

 

Support for employment is provided by the Work Choice programme.

http://www.gov.uk/work-choice/overview

 

Norman Industries is a Disability Confident Employer.

The Disability Confident scheme is run by DWP to identify employers who employ, support and promote disabled people in the work place.

http://www.gov.uk/government/publications/disability-confident-service-providers

 

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Industry Information

Norman Industries has traded for 40 years (1977-2017).

Norman Industries products can be viewed on their Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/NormanIndustries/

Norman Industries has a partnership with Scolton Manor undertaking carpentry projects and tasks such as grass cutting, strimming and work in the woodlands.

 

Contact Information

Telephone: 01437 763650

Email: normanindustries@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Snowdrop Lane
Haverfordwest
SA61 1JB

ID: 2709, revised 03/11/2017