National Career service update 25/10

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Face to Face or Phone?

We understand that customers often would prefer to speak to a careers adviser on a one to one basis

Don’t forget to let us know when booking a one to one careers guidance appointment whether a face to face or phone appointment is preferable – venues are available across the area.

We can support customers to:

  • Explore their career options & aspirations
  • Understand the local job market & opportunities
  • Expand job searching expertise & resources
  • Develop or enhance their CV including guidance how to get through digital tracking systems to reach interview stage
  • Find courses to improve English, Maths or IT skills
  • Identify local volunteering opportunities
  • Prepare effectively for interviews
  • Identify transferable skills & associated work
  • Apply for training & online learning
  • Plan realistic next steps & formulate an action plan

Job Interview Skills

!!BREAKING NEWS!! Workshops by Zoom or Face to Face

  • Tuesday 26th Oct @ 10:30 AM                               Zoom Workshop
  • Wednesday 3rd November @ 11:00 AM               Face to Face @ Forster College – Bradford
  • Build confidence to build skills and experience in video or telephone interviews as well as face to face
  • Ideal for those getting interviews but not being offered the job yet.
  • Learn how to prepare to perform well in all job interviews and identify your transferable skills.

Christmas Jobs – Zoom Workshop

!!NEW DATE!! Wednesday 3rd November @ 12:00 noon

Employers are already well on with their recruitment for ‘Christmas’ jobs in a range of roles from retail, transport, warehousing to manufacturing.

Join this workshop to find out how to identify employers to apply for, the benefits of seasonal work for your long-term career and how to succeed in securing a job.

Transport & Logistics – Zoom Workshop


Wednesday 27th October @ 10:00 am

Plus 11th, 17th & 25th November @ 10:00am

Covering routes into transport and logistics and including HGV.

See attached flyer for more details.



Please indicate when booking if you would prefer face to face indicating which site or a phone appointment.

Please note for customers with ESOL needs we always recommend face to face appointments.


Booking links to individual workshops are also in the attached flyer

  • Booking Line (workshops & guidance appointments):                                             Call 0191 731 4750 with name, email, and phone number

Let us know if Phone or if Face to Face which venue

  • Email (workshops and guidance appointments):                                              with name, email and phone number

Let us know if Phone or if Face to Face which venue