Employment and training advice
With a background in recruitment and career advice, Rob Friday, our Employment and Training advisor, can help you identify and pursue the steps you need to take to find work or education opportunities.
This can include training and work experience to suit your needs, as well as CV writing, interview practice and a range of tried-and-tested job-hunting techniques.
If you are interested in gaining a qualification through our Skills and Development Centres, then please visit our Academy Services page.
We have already helped lots of people find work and we could help you, too.
Get in touch and find out more
To get in touch, either:
• Complete our on-line form below
• Call us on: 0300 123 1745.
Employment and training success stories
Mebrahtom met with Employment and Training Advisor, Rob Friday, in 2014 and started the long and winding, obstacle-filled road…
Read the story of a customer who turned to Rob Friday – our Employment and Training Advisor – for help when she needed it most…
Rob's top tips
Rob Friday is our fantastic Employment and Training Advisor, working with customers from across Longhurst Group to help them into work, education or employment.
Whether you need to freshen up your CV, sharpen your interview skills or simply need some general advice to improve your career prospects, Rob is here to help.
In each edition of Our Voice, Rob shares his top five tips for finding work, or getting into further education.
Application forms are a necessary hurdle for many jobs. Here are some top tips to tackle them.
Volunteering opportunities come in all shapes and sizes. They can often speed up your chances of finding paid work.
The old saying ‘it’s who you know, rather than what you know’ still applies today. Using your personal network is a great way of increasing your chances of finding work.
Using the internet
The internet is the world’s biggest library and is at your fingertips to help you get closer to the job you want. Here are some of the ways you can you use it.
Agencies can be a very important part of your job search, providing more eyes and ears to find work for you.
Jobcentres can be a very helpful when looking for a job. Helping to find employment to match your skills.