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Need a hand getting a job?

We know that getting a job can be difficult and sometimes frustrating. If you want a helping hand, we’ve got loads of stuff happening that can help you find employment.

We call it Get A Job and it does exactly what it says on the tin. If you’re 16-24 years old and not in educations, employment or training, we’ll give you the skills you need:

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CV

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QUALIFICATION

Get an accredited level 1 or 2 in Employability, Enterprise and Interpersonal Skills.

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Meet

MEET

INTERVIEW TECHNIQUES

Find out what you should say and what you shouldn’t say at an interview.

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Work

Work

ENTERPRISE PROJECTS

Design something, create it, market it and then sell it.

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Improve

IMPROVE

EXPERIENCE

Get expert advice from business people.

SUMMER DROP IN SESSIONS

Over the summer we’re running drop in sessions so you can have a taste of what our Get A Job course is like. You don’t have to book, just turn up! We’ve got some brilliant expert speakers and even a trip to Marstons:

 

Tuesdays

 

 

Wednesdays

 

Thursdays

 

‘Learning to Code’

Basic Programming Skills with The Partnership Creative Agency

 

Tuesday 8th August

10am – 12.30pm

Employability Room

 

‘Behaviours & attitudes for succeeding at work’

with Wates Construction

 

Wednesday 9th August 

11.30am – 2pm

Employability Room

 

‘Brewery Life, Kitchen Life & Barista Challenge’ at Marston’s Brewery

See behind the scenes at the brewery; make & eat your own pizza.

Thursday 10th August

9.30am – 2.30pm

Meet in The Way entrance area at 9.20am

‘How to set up your own business’

With Mathew Walters from ‘Where’s my market?’

Tuesday 15th August

10am – 12pm

(Plus optional careers support from 12pm – 1pm)

Employability Room

No session

‘Training Opportunities’

with Cassie from Nova Training

Thursday 17th August

10.30am – 11.30am

(Plus optional careers support from 11.30am – 2pm)

Employability Room

‘Find out about college, apprenticeships & traineeships’

Lorna Prosser, Wolverhampton College

& Skills Training UK

Tuesday 29th August

11am – 1pm

Employability Room

‘Practice Interviews’

For anyone who wants to have a go in a safe, supportive environment

 

Wednesday 30th August

10am – 1pm

Employability Room

‘Support with your next steps’

with Rachael from the Impact Team

Thursday 31st August

10am – 11am

(Plus optional careers support from 11am – 12pm)

Employability Room

More info

We’ll be building your CV, giving job searching tips, how to fill out application forms, and interview techniques. We’ll be working on other skills like confidence building using our state of the art facilities.

We’re also offering accredited qualifications like a Level 1 or 2 in Employability, Enterprise and Interpersonal Skills.

There’ll be Enterprise Projects empowering you to design, create, market and sell a product.

There’ll be opportunities to go into full time and part time work, apprenticeships and get work placements. Keep a look out around The Way Youth Zone for times and activities.

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GET INVOLVED NOW

If you want to get involved, learn new skills and get ready for employment you can register now. Either fill in the form or email getajob@thewayyouthzone.org.

The course usually lasts about 6 weeks. The course is completely FREE so you’ve nothing to lose at all.

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