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Jobs, careers and skills

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

Connexions job pages

Useful advice and links for young people who are looking for work in Sandwell and the neighbouring boroughs of Dudley and Wolverhampton.

Sandwell Adult Learning

Sandwell Adult and Family Learning Service runs day-time and evening classes in a wide range of subjects - from maths, languages and computer qualifications to crafts, sewing and yoga courses. Courses are held at various venues across Sandwell.

Sandwell Council jobs

Information on job vacancies with Sandwell Council and other West Midland Councils, jobs with other employers in private and voluntary sectors, apprenticeships and jobs for young people in Sandwell.


This site provides an easy means of finding and applying for jobs within the public sector across the West Midlands. You can refine searches by location, salary band and job type.

Information last updated 06 June 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.