NCS courses and webinars

28th April 2022
Please find below details of our upcoming webinars and events for job seekers or changers. Please share this information with your customers/colleagues.

Webinars These hour long webinars are hosted online by a professional National Careers Service careers adviser, with expert local knowledge, who will help attendees to identify opportunities in their area. They will be on hand to provide further free and personalised careers advice for anyone needing more support. Wednesday 11th May – 10am: 
Parents returning to work
Wednesday 11th May – 2pm:
Skills Bootcamps; the benefits, targeted work sectors and how to apply
Monday 16th May – 10am: 
Using social media to find new career opportunities
Wednesday 18th May – 10am: 
Writing a winning application and effective job searching
Monday 23th May – 10am: 
How to develop a winning CV and cover letter
Wednesday 25th May – 10am: 
Perfecting your interview skills
Monday 30th May – 10am: 
Building confidence, motivation and resilience when job seeking
Register here for a free place or call 0800 100 900 Find our promotional flyer here

Events We will be attending many job fairs across the South West in May offering careers advice e.g. support with CV writing, job seeking and interview skills. Click on the links below for more information.

Saturday 7th May – 10am to 3pm: Diversity and Inclusion Jobs Fair at Southmead Community Centre, Bristol, BS10 6BQ Find out more here
Wednesday 11th May – 11am to 3pm: CCBED St Pauls Mini Jobs Fair at St Paul’s Learning Centre, Bristol, BS2 8XG Find out more here 
Wednesday 11th May – 10am to 3pm: Inclusivity Works Jobs Fair at Blackfriars Priory, Gloucester, GL1 2HN Find out more here
Thursday 12th May – 11am to 2:30pm: South Bristol Jobs & Apprenticeships Fair at South Bristol Skills Academy, Bristol, BS14 0DB Find out more here
Friday 13th May – 10am to 1pm: Gloucester & Cheltenham Jobs Fair at Kingsholm Stadium, Gloucester, GL1 3AX Find out more here
Wednesday 18th May – 10am to 1pm: Swindon Jobs Fair at The Country Ground, Swindon, SN1 2ED Find out more here
Wednesday 25th May – 10am to 1pm: Cheltenham Jobs Fair at Cheltenham Library, Gloucester, GL50 3JT Find out more here

Sector-based work academies for Oxfordshire residents We will be running interactive work-based academies via zoom to help customers to find out more about the opportunities, how to apply and get help and support with the application and selection process: 

Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th May, 10am-3pm – Probation Service Admin roles  Apply here for a free place. Campaigns Skills for life: ‘Unlock your potential’ This campaign aims to raise awareness among adults of the opportunities to upskill and retrain, including Skills Bootcamps, HTQs, traineeships and apprenticeships, as a way to unlock their potential to get a better job. Find out more 

Skills for life: ‘Get the Jump’ This campaign is aimed at 14-19 year olds and brings together all education and training choices for young people. It spotlights T Levels, apprenticeships, traineeships and higher technical qualifications, helping to increase take up and promote careers in shortage sectors. Find out more