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Kingston upon Thames

Kingston upon Thames

Jobs, careers and skills

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

Jobcentre Plus

Information on how to contact the Jobcentre for new or existing benefit claims.

Job Clubs at Kingston Libraries

Weekly Job Clubs run at Hook and New Malden libraries. A fortnightly session runs at Kingston on a Wednesday. Help with CV’s, cover letters, job applications, interview skills etc.

Kingston Adult Education

KAE support people to continue to learn throughout their adult life, both for personal enrichment and to update and extend their skills for the workplace. Qualifications from entry level up to level 3 are provided.

Information last updated 24 February 2017

National information

Apprenticeships

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.

learndirect

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.

Prospects

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

Volunteering

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