Support for Job Seekers

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Jobs Notice Board

View our pick of local job and apprenticeship vacancies.

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Connexions for 16-19s

Careers support for people in Leicester aged 16-19 (up to 25 if you have an EHCP). Access to jobs, apprenticeships and courses.

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Support for people who have autism or a learning disability

If you live in Leicester, are aged 18+ and have autism or a learning disability, we can support you to find a job and stay in work.

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Support for Ex offenders

If you are an ex offender we can help you. Click the link below to find out about jobs, inclusive employers, support services and more.

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Build a Career in Construction

The Leicester Onsite Construction Hub provides a free, three stage pathway into the construction sector.

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Job-ready checklist

Before you start to look for work, here are some things you can do to get yourself prepared.

View our job-ready checklist

Leicester Adult Education - Leicester to Work courses

The Leicester to Work courses are a suite of one-day courses, designed to help learners find employment by developing the essential skills needed for success in job seeking and the recruitment process.

Visit the Leicester Adult Education website

Skills Bootcamps

Skills Bootcamps help you develop new skills that employers are looking for. They’re a great opportunity to train in a new industry or progress in your current career.

Skills Bootcamps are available across many areas, like:

  • digital, including data engineering, software development and marketing
  • technical, including construction and engineering
  • green, including electric vehicle maintenance and heat pump technology
  • health and social care, including care management and well-being
  • HGV driving, including if you’re new to HGV driving or want to return
  • business and administration, including project management and insurance

Courses take up to 16 weeks to complete. They’re flexible, so you can fit learning around your family or other commitments.

Find out more about Skills Bootcamps

Additional support

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Transport solutions

Increase your employment options with this selection of transport solutions.

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Amazing Apprenticeships

A leading organisation in the education sector, founded to tackle misconceptions about apprenticeships and promote the benefits.

Amazing apprenticeships website
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Better Off Leicester

BetterOff will show you the benefits you are entitled to and will help you to apply for them online. BetterOff also provides information on how to find and apply for jobs.

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Start careers site

Start is a great resource to help you identify the right career for you and to provide you with information on what you'll need to do to achieve your choice.

It's aimed at 11 - 18 year olds but useful for all ages.

Visit the Start website

Job hunting in the age of remote work

More people are working from home than ever before and remote working has changed job hunting. S1 Jobs have some great information on their website, including tips for starting a remote working role and how to ace a virtual interview.

Visit S1jobs.com
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Volunteering opportunities

Gain confidence, learn new skills and make a difference.

View volunteering options

World of Work Leicester and Leicestershire

World of Work Leicester and Leicestershire gives an overview of the key employment sectors across Leicester and Leicestershire for young people and adults.

Click the links below to find out more:

World of Work for Adults

World of Work for young people