New career, new you

Who is this course for?

This course will help you develop the skills needed to gain employment.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

You only need the enthusiasm to learn and the motivation to engage.

What is the curriculum intent of this course?

This course will develop your knowledge and skills, opening up avenues to employment.

This course also aims to support learners to progress onto further learning.

What will the course cover?

The course will cover how to :

  • Produce a professional and effective CV
  • Upload a CV online
  • Apply for a job online
  • Complete online pre-employment tests and why employers want them
  • Prepare and conduct yourself in an interview
  • Set up an appropriate email address

What could I do when I have finished this course?

You could apply to further accredited courses. Developing your skills, opening up further employment opportunities.

You may also wish to take our functional skills courses in English, maths or ICT.

Where and when will I learn?

This course will take either take place in a classroom setting or online using Google Classroom.

Please refer to our timetable for course dates and times.

What do I need to bring with me?

For classroom based sessions please bring;

  • paper
  • a pen (or a digital device to take notes)
  • a file to store your work.

For online courses you will need access to the internet and an internet enabled device on which you can access Google Classroom.

How much will the course cost?

This course is free.

What do I do next?

For more information, or to book a place, please contact the learning & skills team:

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