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Help to get back into work


Do you want to update your skills, gain a formal qualification or retrain so that you can get a better job?

In North West Leicestershire there are a number of training and education providers that can help you to develop your current skills and assist you.

More Information

If you are out of work and looking for ways to develop skills such as CV writing, interview skills and other basic requirements for job seeking, you can get information about what is available in North West Leicestershire by getting in touch with the Coalville Library job club on 0116 305 3565.  They will be able to also provide you with information about other training schemes that you could go on.

if you would like a basic or foundation level qualification or if you are looking for a training course that can give you accredited skills, there are also many options for you:

Stephensons College in Coalville has a wide range of courses in vocational and academic subjects and can assist you with foundation skills in English and Maths. For information on what Stephensons College can offer you, check out the link on the right hand side. 

If you are a young person, aged 16 - 19 and would like some help getting into work or training, get in touch with Prospects, (link on the right).  You could also get in touch with Leicestershire County Council Youth Services who offer a variety of foundation level courses and can support you to find other courses.

Whitwick Community Enterprises also offers volunteering and work experience opportunities for young people and will be able to support you to get to interviews, in filling in application forms or in accessing further training.

Leicester College offer a variety of courses in subjects such as First Aid, Door Supervisor course, Food Hygiene and Construction at Level 1 or Level 2.  For more information call: 0116 2242125 or check out the link to the Leicester College website.

Links for all of these are on the right hand side.

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