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Jobs, careers and skills

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

Brent Advice Matters - Work

What you can find help with here. Your rights at work •Employment contracts •Pay and pensions •Other benefits you can expect at work •Your health, safety and well-being at work Getting work or training when you are out of work •Coping with being out of work •Getting work experience •Choosing a job or career move •Job Seekers Allowance Claimant Commitments •Where to look for jobs •Local jobs and employment support •How to apply for jobs Help to deal with problems at work •Bullying and harassment •Discrimination •Your health and safety at work •Pay or pensions •Getting time off •Changes to contract and redundancy •Being disciplined or being sacked

Brent Employment & Skills Directory

Our Employment and Skills Directory includes information for over 40 organisations working in Brent who offer support and information about finding employment and training, starting your own business or finding an apprenticeship.

Information last updated 10 October 2016

National information


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. Register 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.