Skill Up Somerset


School’s Out, What Next?

STEP-Up Somerset – School’s Out, What Next? Broadcast, Thursday 15th July @ 4:00pm 15th July 2021: STEP-UP Somerset – School’s Out, What Next? Support and advice for young people in Somerset who have left, or are leaving, education and are yet to finalise their plans for September 2021. The experts will be covering: An introduction to SomersetWorks and the Summer Programme Signing on and introduction to the Kickstart Scheme Apprenticeships and Traineeships Higher Education Options – NextSteps SW…

Apprenticeship and Jobs Fair – 2021 Virtual event Calling all potential exhibitors – Skill Up Somerset are bringing you this exciting opportunity. Wednesday, 2nd June 2021  (8.30am – 7.00pm) If you are looking for future employees or have vacancies you would like to fill, then this is the place to be. From the comfort of your own screen you can provide information about your company and promote your opportunities to a wide audience and capture those actively looking for apprenticeships and emplo…

National Apprenticeship Week 2021

National week 2021 (NAW 2021) will take place this year between February the 8th and February the 14th NAW 2021 is a week-long celebration of apprenticeships, shining the light on the amazing work done by employers and apprentices across the UK. This year the theme is “build the future”. The focus will be on how employers train, retain and achieve with apprenticeships. The aim is to encourage everyone to consider how apprenticeships help individuals to build the skills and knowledge required for…

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Spring Forward
4 -7pm

Come along to find out about new skills and learning opportunities in and around Frome. Training providers will be on hand to give you advice whether you’re just getting ready to enter the workforce, looking to retrain or return to work, or wanting to develop some new skills Free food, DJ workshops, and Virtual Reality experiences.    

Somerset Careers Fair 2019

We have two events running as follows: Wednesday, 9th October 2019 – Somerset Cricket Ground, Taunton Tuesday, 12th November 2019 – The Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton Each event will run from 9am – 7pm The morning session will run from 9am – 3pm as your traditional careers fair and we encourage all our exhibitors to be as interactive as possible. We will see over 1500 young people from local schools attend and these events have become a firm favourite and have become part of the school’s diary…

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07714 396346
Interested in Working in Childcare?

Come and find out more about the opportunities in Childcare at The Beach Hotel – Minehead, Thursday 7th November 2019 Drop in anytime between 12.30PM-7.00PM for an informal chat and find out about: What it’s really like to be a Childminder, Teaching Assistant or Midwife – Busting the myths! Training Opportunities Qualifications & Apprenticeships Volunteering Career Pathways: Getting started Progression opportunities Funding available At the event there will be crèche facilities, refreshments…

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07919540564 / 01823 357390 / 01984 635314
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Free Business Networking Lunch and Workshop Session – Rural Enterprise Exmoor
12:30 pm

Calling Exmoor based entrepreneurs, business owners and managers… Thursday 24 October 2019 12.30pm, Moorland Hall, Wheddon Cross Whatever your business status, size or sector if you are involved in running an enterprise within the National Park join us at the launch of Rural Enterprise Exmoor. An innovative research initiative to better understand business activities, needs and opportunities within Exmoor. Presentations Networking Business Support Stands Interactive workshop session Launch of si…