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Jobs, careers and skills

You might be interested in the following jobs, careers and skills information


Abilities is an established training provider helping people back into employment. It is a non-profit making charity working closely with local community and businesses to help and support people back into work.

Advice Dorset

Details of local advice providers who can support you over benefits, consumer advice, debt and money, discrimination, employment, health and care.

Skills and Learning Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole

Find high quality professional learning and training courses across Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole. To help you to get the most out of whatever you choose to learn, we have a range of support systems including impartial Information, Advice and Guidance, specialist learning and financial support. Help with improving your English and maths skills is also available.

Information last updated 06 February 2017

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Information about apprenticeships for apprentices, employers, parents and teachers.

Be my interviewer

If you worry about interview nerves then this site will help. You can choose the interviewer, including some famous faces. Focus on different topics and practice your perfect answers.

Finding a job

Official jobseekers pages on GOV.UK. Use Find a Job to search and applies for vacancies. You will also find information about moving from benefits into work, and your rights at work.


Courses and qualifications ranging from english, maths and IT to employability skills as well as vocational qualifications. Some courses are free depending on your eligibility.

National Careers Service

Provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. Useful tools include a Skills Health Check, and a CV Builder, along with information on redundancy, returning to work after having children or as an older worker, and working overseas.


Careers, courses and job opportunities for graduates.┬áRegister to access the Prospects Career Planner, matching your skills and experience to relevant jobs.


Information on volunteering from The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO). Search for an opportunity or find support and resources.