Employment support

Covid-19 service update

We understand that due to Covid-19, you may have had some changes to your employment. Whether you are looking for support with applying for jobs, career advice or help with a CV or cover letter, we have employment and skills advisers who can help you over the phone and online during these difficult times.

Please contact us on 0300 456 2099 or send us an email.

Our support

Our employment and skills support service is dedicated to helping our customers take the steps you need to find and sustain suitable work.

Our employment and skills advisers can support you with:

  • Employment support: help with your job search, updating your CV and preparing you for interviews
  • Apprenticeship support: 1-2-1 support with valuable experience in a number of areas
  • Work experience:  we work with our partners to arrange short-term work placements and volunteer experience, for customers who may have been out of work for a period of time
  • Qualifications and training: we offer a range of free training and qualifications opportunities
  • Careers information advice and guidance: our advisers are qualified to provide career advice and support for those who may be looking for a career change, have been made redundant, or just looking for a job
  • One-to-one support including confidence building, interview skills, CV and job search guidance.

What makes our service unique?

We work closely with local organisations to make sure you have access to the best opportunities in your area, including work experience, training and specialist employment advice.

Speak to an advisor

Our employment and skills advisers are ready to speak to you. Book your one hour appointment using the form below. You can speak to our advisors over the phone, or if you prefer a virtual video chat, please email us after making your booking and we will be happy to set this up for you.

Workshops and programmes

We understand how important having the right job is. That’s why we offer a range of courses, workshops and programmes to help you develop your skills, find the right job and achieve your aspirations.

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