Parkside community hub

As well as a customer service point for local residents, the Parkside community hub offers a wide range of training and advice sessions for residents of North West Chelmsford.

Improve skills or gain recognised qualifications in the following areas:

  • Reading and writing;
  • Maths;
  • English for speakers of other languages;
  • Computers;
  • CV writing;
  • Job searching and applications;
  • Interview techniques;

For more information, please see the training or advice sessions pages, or email:


Learn My Way

learn my way Learn My Way is a new online learning tool that is available to all residents. It has free courses on online safety, managing your money and many more.




Why register for Learn My Way?

  • Access more than 30 courses across eight different subjects;
  • Track your progress;
  • Print certificates of your learning achievements;
  • It’s also free!

For more information and to register, click here and input the centre number: 8001918


Online Centres Network

If you would like to take part in online learning, but don't own a computer or tablet. Click here and input your postcode to find out where your nearest centre is to get access to online courses. To view all facilities in the local area, you will need to zoom out (-).



Parkside hub


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Parkside Community Hub
Melbourne Avenue, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 2DX

parksidecommunity at chp dot org dot uk

9.00am to 4.30pm – Monday to Thursday
9.00am to 4.00pm – Friday

Virtual tour of Parkside Community Hub

Virtual tour of Parkside Community Hub

Meet the team

Community Hub Manager
Debbie Willson

Community Hub Coordinator
Carrie Sawkins

Community Engagement Administrator
Lesley Kitchen

Community Hub Business Apprentice
Franchesca Brampton

You're hired!

If you need somewhere to search and apply for jobs, or need advice on creating a CV and covering letters, come along to the Parkside Hub's Employment and Training drop-in sessions.

Every Monday and Wednesday 1pm-4pm

Every Friday 1pm-3.30pm



Award winning!

We’re delighted that our Parkside Community Hub won the Building Futures category in the National Housing Federation’s (NHF) prestigious Community Impact Awards. See the full story...