Search, apply and interview skills package

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.
If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle.”

Steve Jobs

There’s no denying it – starting a new career or changing jobs is an exciting move, but it can be daunting too. And you’ll want to make sure you do it correctly, especially if you find yourself out of work and are keen to gain employment. It helps if you know where and how to search for jobs, how to communicate the best you in your application or CV and how to succeed at interview. Our free* job workshops will provide you with skills, advice and support to help you get the job you’re passionate about. Plus, if you find you need to expand your qualifications to get where you want to be, we can help with that too.

Create an eye catching and relevant CV

Start your journey ahead of the game! Our two hour online CV Writing Masterclass on Monday 7 June concentrates on writing an up-to-date, relevant and focused CV, which identifies your skills and experience, as well as the needs of potential employers. We will help you write a CV from scratch or update your old one, ensuring it reflects your new job aims.

Stand out from the crowd on paper

This two hour Applying for Jobs with Confidence online workshop will provide you with all the tools to find a job and make an application that will help you stand out from the crowd. You will learn how and where to search for jobs, how your current skills are transferrable and how to communicate to employers that you’re right for the job you want. You’ll gain skills to write outstanding covering letters, supporting statements and also have the chance to practice an application. Choose from Monday 10 May or Monday 14 June.

Interview skills to make the difference

An interview can be one of the most nerve-wracking steps in your job search. We want to help you feel as prepared and confident as possible, even if you’ve never had an interview before or it’s a long time since your last one. During our short online How To Succeed In Your Job Interview workshop you’ll learn how to prepare for interview effectively, and discover techniques, tips and tricks to make the best impression. Give yourself the greatest chance of success! Choose from Monday 17 May or Monday 21 June.

If you find you have a gap in your skills that’s preventing you from getting the job you really want, we have many courses available to support your dreams, including Level 2 and 3 qualifications. Most of our courses are free and available to study from the comfort of your own home. Search Courses to explore your options.

We wish you every success in the search for your new job! If you have any questions or need further help, please contact one of our team on 0330 332 7997, use Live Chat below or complete the contact us form.   

* Free if you’re aged 19+, live in Somerset, Bath & NE Somerset, Bristol and S Gloucestershire and have lived in the UK for the last three years.