Employability

Looking for a job? Looking to change your career?

Improve your employability with our personalised online courses. Our team will work with you to develop an individualised plan to boost your skills. You will get help and advice with:

  • How to write and adapt a great CV or covering letter
  • Searching and applying for the latest jobs
  • Online applications and success profiles
  • Interview tips and practice telephone and online interviews to boost your confidence
  • Identifying transferable skills and matching them to current vacancies
  • Information and advice about relevant training opportunities and courses relevant to your future employment.
  • Befriending Series (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course has been specifically designed to support volunteers, both new and experienced, to develop and gain confidence in their role of befriending.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Bitesize: CV and Interview Tips (Live Online Classroom)
    Employability
    This course provides an overview of CV and interview tips and tricks.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 05/08/2020
      10:00 to 11:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      WED - 09/09/2020
      10:00 to 11:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      WED - 07/10/2020
      10:00 to 11:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      WED - 04/11/2020
      10:00 to 11:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      WED - 02/12/2020
      10:00 to 11:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
  • Bitesize: Making The Most of Childcare (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This short course explores the benefits of childcare as a means to support parents to re-enter the job market.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Bitesize: Money Management (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course provides a useful overview of money management tips and tricks which may help learners budget their finances.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Bitesize: Risk Assessment (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course is to introduce learners to risk assessment. The session will guide people through the risk assessment processes and provide a simple template and guidance for them to undertake their own risk assessment.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 16/09/2020
      10:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      WED - 11/11/2020
      10:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
  • Bitesize: Risk Assessment (Live Online Classroom)
    Employability
    This course is to introduce learners to risk assessment. The session will guide people through the risk assessment processes and provide a simple template and guidance for them to undertake their own risk assessment.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      WED - 09/09/2020
      10:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
    • Online Course
      WED - 04/11/2020
      10:30 to 12:00
      1 day course
      Cost: FREE
  • CV Writing Skills (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course is aimed at learners who may not have produced their own CV or learners who need help to update their CV or tailor it to specific job roles.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Find Your Next Job (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course equips learners to become independent job seekers who are able to apply for vacancies, prepare, and perform at interview.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Get into Business Admin (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course provides prepares learners for entry roles into Business Administration.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Get into Customer Service
    Employability

    This course has three levels and learners can choose to progress through all the levels or stop at one.

    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      MON - 07/09/2020
      09:30 to 13:30
      14 week course
      Cost: FREE
  • Get into Self Employment (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course provides an introduction to self-employment for those who may have a business idea and wish to start exploring the idea a little further.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • ICT for Jobseekers (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course is aimed at those who need support with ICT to enable them to job search and apply for jobs using computers.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Interview Masterclass (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability

    This programme is for those seeking to improve their interview skills to secure employment.

    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Introduction to Disclosure (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course has been specifically designed to support ex-offenders who require support and information on their convictions. It will show how a criminal conviction need not be a barrier.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Job Searching on Your Mobile (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course is an aimed at learners who do not have access to the internet other than their telephone.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE
  • Starting Your Own Business (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course is aimed to support people who are considering starting up their own business.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: £230.00
  • Supporting Your Next Career Move (Online Flexible Learning)
    Employability
    This course aims to support learners who have recently been made redundant or are facing a redundancy situation.
    = Can I get help with my fees?
    Course Locations & Dates
    • Online Course
      OLFLEX - Flexible Start Dates
      Cost: FREE

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