Back on Track, starts 19 January
Have your career plans been affected by the pandemic?
Do you need help to get back on track and start making plans going forward to find work, training or education?
Connexions are running a series of weekly Instagram Live sessions throughout the duration of the latest lockdown, featuring help and advice as well as the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. Topics include:
- CV writing
- How to get job ready
- How the jobs market is changing and what this means for young people
- Interview preparation
Please follow us on Instagram @leicesterhub and join us starting Tuesday 19th Jan at 2pm for our first of a series of 8 broadcasts.
Read the latest Connexions Opportunities Bulletin, featuring:
- Training provider updates
- College updates
- Useful links and information
Access it by clicking the link below.
Work together, Get ahead & Unlock your future
If you are a young person who is not in education, employment or training, or you are in year 11, 12 or 13 and unsure what you will be doing from September, you can get support from Connexions.
0116 454 1770
text: 07422 128 278
or use the contact form below
Young people who use the 16+ Service can speak to their personal adviser by contacting them on their work mobile directly. If unable to make contact, or in an emergency, call 0116 454 1004.
"The Connexions adviser gave me very good advice and helped me make decisions that could be life changing."
Connexions is a careers service for young people
The service is for 16 to 19s (up to 25 for young people with learning difficulties or disabilities), living in Leicester city.
We can offer you advice and guidance on finding a job, training course or an apprenticeship in Leicester.
Use the form below to get an appointment.
We can help you find the right one for you, whether at sixth form, college or with other training providers, if you’ve left school, you could start straight away
Jobs Notice Board
View our pick of local job and apprenticeship vacancies
Options after Year 11
Information for young people
Young people with learning difficulties or disabilities
How Connexions supports young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) and their families
Find out what the real deal is with apprenticeships. Local apprentices and employers bust some myths.
Help us improve our service by completing our short feedback survey.
National Careers Service Webchat
Parents and young people, are you looking for free online careers advice and support?
You can use the National Careers Service Webchat between 8am - 10pm every day.
For more information click the link below.
£1000 bursary for care leavers
Young care leavers starting an apprenticeship receive a one-off bursary of £1,000.
To find out more click the link below.
icould is a website which helps draw links between school subjects and jobs.
icould uses the power of personal stories to inform and inspire young people’s career choices.
Find out more by clicking the link below.
"Connexions has never stopped believing in me. If it wasn't for Connexions I wouldn't be where I am today."