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Are you looking to get back into the job market but need some help? Well, look no further.

Nottingham College works closely with Jobcentre Plus and Nottingham City Council to support unemployed people back into work. We run employability courses throughout the year. Your Work Coach will be able to provide information on them and refer you onto your chosen course. 

We hold one-day employability workshops regularly. Plus, we run bespoke training for people who want to apply for jobs in the Civil Service.

There are short courses that can support you with competency-based interviews and applications. We also run regular courses that focus on:

  • building your skills
  • supporting you back into work. 

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Applying for Civil Service Roles - Part-time

This course is perfect if you are looking at working for the civil service and need help with the application process.

Assertiveness and Confidence Building - Part-time

Ever feel like you could be more assertive, or would you like to feel more confident and in control in certain situations? This course is designed to introduce you to the skills and techniques of being confident, assertive and the…

Computers for Beginners - Part-time

On this course you will gain a basic knowledge of computers in a relaxed environment. It is suitable for complete beginners

Effective Communication Skills - Part-time

This course will enable you to explore ‘what success looks like’ to establish clear goals.

Employability Skills - Online Learning

This course can help you improve your job prospects – whether you are setting out on a brand-new career path, aiming higher in your current job, or considering starting your own business.

Equality and Diversity (TQUK Level 2 Certificate) (19+) - Online Learning

This course is ideal for those who need to develop an awareness of issues surrounding equality and diversity.

Functional Skills in English and Maths - Part-time

Free part-time English and Maths courses for adults. Improve your English and Maths skills and work towards a nationally recognised qualification.

Goal Setting and Action Planning - Part-time

This course will enable you to explore ‘what success looks like’ to establish clear goals.

Introduction to Customer Service - Part-time

If you want to understand what good and bad customer service is, what is your role in customer service and who your customers are, then this is the course for you.

Introduction to Volunteering - Part-time

This is an introductory course equipping you for your journey to becoming an outstanding volunteer. It is an ideal taster to develop and learn new skills on volunteering, benefits of volunteering and essential tips for volunteers.

Introduction to Working in Health and Social Care - Part-time

This course offers an effective introduction to the health and social care sector, it looks at the role the sector plays in the health, well-being, and care of individuals.

Introduction to Working in Hospitality - Part-time

This introductory course provides an overview of the hospitality industry, its growth and development, industry segments and their distinguishing characteristics, trends and current concerns.

Introduction to Working in Retail - Part-time

This course focusses on the basic skills of retailing and is suitable for anyone looking for employment and want to gain the skills needed in the retail industry.

IT for Beginners - Part-time

This course is for those who have little of no computer experience and would like to learn in a relaxed environment.

IT for Improvers - Part-time

This is a follow on course from the IT for Beginners.

Life Skills and Employability - Part-time

The focus of this course is to develop integration skills for ESOL learners where Arabic, Pashto or Dari is their first language.

Microsoft Office Skills for Beginners/Improvers - Part-time

This course is for those who wish to learn the basics of Word 2016 and Excel 2016.

Resilience and Problem Solving - Part-time

This course will enable you to explore resilience and its importance in life and learning.

Universal Credits for Beginners/Improvers- Part-time

If you are looking to improve your job opportunities and preparing for the government universal credit system then this course is for you.

Work Club - Introduction - Part-time

This is a weekly course for students who are looking for employment and would like help with applying for jobs and interview techniques.

Work Club for Improvers - Part-time

This is a weekly course for students who are looking for employment and would like help with applying for jobs and interview techniques.

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