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Jobs, careers and skills

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

Employment, Skills and Learning

The Employment, Skills and Learning Team has a critical role within Bristol City Council and the Learning City partnership. The team commissions and delivers high quality and innovative learning and training opportunities for young people and adults as well as working with employers and businesses to identify skills gaps and support people into work.


Here you can find your local job centre offices in and around Bristol. Your local job centre can administer claims Jobseeker’s Allowance, Incapacity Benefit, Employment and Support Allowance and Income Support.

Ways 2 Work

Ways2Work operates as part of Bristol City Council to deliver a wide range of support to Bristol residents. Working with partners across Bristol and the West of England we deliver job fairs, circulate information but, most importantly, we link together the various support agencies, colleges and employers in the area to help residents of Bristol secure employment.

Information last updated 22 December 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.┬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.