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Jobs, careers and skills

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

Adult Learning in Salford

Search all the courses offered across Salford by a range of organisations, including colleges and the voluntary sector.

Connexions Salford

Salford Connexions now work with young people aged 13-24 (and up to 25 for those with learning difficulties and disabilities). They work with young people who are not in education, employment or training to help them move into new opportunities.

Skills and work

Jobs through skills and work in Salford - Information and advice to try and connect people with jobs and training, plus details of how businesses can get recruitment support.

Working in Childcare

Working with children is a fast-growing profession offering plenty of variety and great prospects. If you’d like advice on what type of work would suit you, where to get experience and training and what to do next, this site can help you.

Information last updated 06 August 2018

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.