Free Careers Advice

FREE Careers Advice

Careers Advice Sessions at The Adult Learning Academy

Careers Advice Sessions are open to all 19+ learners at the Adult Learning Academy for FREE. However, if you are not a student with us, you can still access the Careers Service at the centre. Next sessions are 13th April, 8th June, please call to register. You will receive the following:

  • Free face to face careers advice
  • Experienced and qualified advisors to guide you in employment
  • Choice of one to one sessions or group sessions
  • Help you prepare for work
  • Help you choose further courses
  • You can attend up to 3 sessions
  • Part of what the Careers Advisor will offer is:

    Preparing for Work

    These sessions are delivered by our advisor and will help you write a current CV, teach you on making a positive impression when being interviewed and explaining the importance of adding to your skills by completing short courses.

    Confidence Building

    Aimed at learners who feel less confident in some situations and with confidence building, it will help you develop your self-esteem to improve job prospects!

    CV from Scratch

    These sessions will provide you with the golden rules of producing an effective CV with advice on style, content, layout and how to target CVs to particular jobs.

    CV Review

    These sessions are targeted at learners who are sending off their CVs to lots of employers but not being asked at interviews. We look at the content and presentation of the CV to suggest changes to help get that job!

    Job Search Skills

    We explore how to identify useful websites and how to find and use local Labour Market Information (LMI). We also cover writing speculative letters, job matching techniques, completing application forms and making the best of a CV.

    Interview Skills

    We will help your students overcome interview anxiety. They will find out how to succeed at job interviews through presentation and answering effectively to make a lasting impression!

    These sessions take place every Monday at The Adult Learning Academy from 10am onwards. Just pop in to do any session for free!

    Apply for the course by calling 0845 468 7070