Personal Confidence Workshops in April 2015

Starting on the 22nd of April and until the 23rd April, LearnDirect Bristol will be running personal confidence workshops taking place over 2 days and starting at 1.30pm till 4.30pm.


-Individuals must be 19+
-Resident in the UK/EU for 3years or more
-In receipt of State benefits

To find out more about the course, use the info below:

Contact 01179 297744

Learndirect Bristol, Bristol. BS1 4PS

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National Apprenticeship Week 2015

This year, National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) will run from the 9th to 13th of March.

NAW is co-ordinated by the National Apprenticeship Service and is designed to celebrate apprenticeships and the positive impact they have on individuals, businesses and the wider economy.

NAW 2015 is about:

-Getting more small businesses to take on apprentices
-Promoting a wide range of apprenticeships on offer, including those at Higher level and within blue chip companies
-Celebrating apprenticeships and the level of success that learners can achieve

To find out more, please visit this website

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Free “Back to Work” Security course with Templegate

Are you unemployed, out of education and looking for an opportunity in the Security or Customer Services sector?

Templegate’s 13-day “Back to Work” course is tailored towards delivering the Right skills and Right qualification, to enable you to enter the employment market in the SECURITY industry.

Templegate offers the opportunity to gain four qualifications over a 3 week period:

What you will Learn:

Functional skills (Level 1)
Work Skills
Door Supervision
Course Duration:


2nd March 2015 until 19th March 2015


Templegate Training Unit 1A, Unity Street, Bristol BS2 0HN
Text SECURITY to 0786 959 9542

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NYA launches “The Employability Support Programme”

With support from Barclays, the National Youth Agency (NYA) is investing £1 million into the youth sector, delivering employability and life skills training for up to 100,000 disadvantaged young people aged 14-25 between January and December 2015.

“The Employability Support Programme” is part of Barclays ‘5 Million Young Futures’ commitment, providing the next generation with the skills they need to support themselves, creating a ripple effect for their families and their local communities.

It will enhance existing projects already working with the above-mentioned target group of young people.

For more information contact Lisa Putnam ( 0116 242 74 21 and visit

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‘Generation 2015’ project

The BBC is on the look-out for 18- to-24 year young to be part of its ‘Generation 2015’ project.

“Generation 2015” is a cohort of 200 young people, drawn from across UK communities, who will be invited to contribute to BBC output in the run-up to the General Election.

Those selected to take part could find themselves quizzing party leaders or speaking about their lives to Newsbeat, Newsnight, the Jeremy Vine Show or the Asian Network.

the BBC aspire for this group to be a broad and representative cohort of UK 18- to 24 year olds, drawn from all UK communities and cultures.

Applicants do not need to be steeped in politics or have decided how they will vote.
They DO need to have a bit of spark and to have something to say for themselves.

The deadline for applicants is quite tight – Completed application forms need to be returned by midnight on Monday 2nd Feb.

More info and application forms are online at:

The production team can be contacted on twitter @BBCGen2015, or via producer Dave Howard :

NOTE ON ELIGIBILITY: 18-24 means anyone who will be 18 or over, but not yet 25, on the date of the General Election, May 7th 2015.

BBC Generation 2015 bristol uk may elections

Free English courses by Learn Direct

The English qualifications by Learn Direct can take just three months to complete and can help you work more accurately and quicker as well as boosting your confidence.

You will cover subjects like:
• reading
• writing
• grammar and punctuation
• spelling
• vocabulary
• speaking and listening

Why not pop into your nearest centre to find out more?

Contact: Call Claire at learndirect on 07803200597

or email:

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Blue Monday Fair – 19th Jan 2015

Help and advice about debt, housing, health, wellbeing, finding work and training.

Make a positive start with Blue Monday Fair : 19 January 2015 – 9am to 5pm

Join over 60 local organisations at a huge one-day fair at
The Galleries Broadmead to get help and advice about debt, housing, health and wellbeing and many more.

For full details including a list of organisations attending go to Blue Monday Fair

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Trustees Wanted!

We are looking for a number of trustees to join us to assist with the development of the organisation as we have recently completed a Community Asset transfer from the council for the building Docklands Settlement on Brigstocke Road, St Paul’s, Bristol. So, this is an exciting time for Full Circle.

To learn more about the roles, click here

Courses for Ex-Offenders Skills for work – Dec 2014

These courses are designed help develop communications, team work skills and self-confidence whilst assisting the journey back into employment.
Both courses below are free!

Attitudes and Behaviour workshops cover:
– Employment Disclosures letters
– Positive Actions and Goal Setting
– Team work skills
– Communication skills
– Basic ICT
– Benefits to Work Relationships

Dates and Times
Mon 15th Dec
Wed 17th Dec
10am–2pm each day

Getting into Work workshops cover:
– CV Writing and Basic ICT
– Employment Disclosures letters
– Positive Actions and Goal Setting
– Job search
– Winning Interview Performance

Dates and Times
Thurs 11th Dec
Tues 16th Dec
Thurs 18th Dec
10am–2pm each day

Location: Easton Community Centre Kilburn Street Bristol BS5 6AW

To Book Call: 0117 955 1167

Bristol youth skills future employment work

Small Business Saturday – 6th Dec 2014

The second annual UK-wide Small Business Saturday is taking place on Saturday 6th December, and Bristol’s business community is again showing its support with a range of events and activities.

Small Business Saturday is all about acknowledging the contribution the small business sector makes to the economy, while encouraging everyone to support their local small businesses in the run-up to the day, on the day itself, and beyond.

Bristol’s small and independent business sector is rightly celebrated for its vibrancy and its contribution to the city’s unique character.

To find out more about it, click here

small business saturday 6th December