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Jobs, careers and skills

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Abingdon & Witney College - Adult learning in Oxfordshire

Abingdon & Witney College’s Oxfordshire Skills and Learning Service offers lots of opportunities to get new skills. Courses are varied and interactive and can range from 1 day up to 20 weeks Many courses are free or reduced to those who are in receipt of certain benefits. Funding for travel to your course, materials and childcare costs may also be available to you if you have a low income or are on eligible benefits. Abingdon & Witney College don’t want people to miss out on learning because of financial issues, so please get in touch to discuss what financial support is available to you.

National Careers Service, Oxfordshire

The National Careers Service provides information, advice and guidance to help you make decisions on learning, training and work opportunities. The service offers confidential and impartial advice. This is supported by qualified careers advisers.

Oxfordshire Apprenticeships

Oxfordshire Apprenticeships is here to help you find out about local opportunities, news and events, learn about other people’s experiences, and understand how you can get started - either as an employer or as an Apprentice. Contact them if you would like more information or if you are a business, school, college or training provider and would like us to visit you or support an event.

Oxfordshire County Council - job vacancies

Oxfordshire County Council has a wide range of job vacancies across social care, libraries, fire and rescue, education, museums, roads and transport, environment, planning and economic growth. The County Council jobs website and application process is administered by a partner organisation, Hampshire County Council. The County Council is an equal opportunity employer, aiming to have a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve, and as a Two-Ticks disability symbol user they guarantee an interview to any applicant with a disability who meets the essential criteria for a job.

OxMe - for younger people

OxMe offers free advice to younger people on topics including study, health and sexual wellbeing, work, and relationships.

Information last updated 28 November 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.