Learn new skills
Get real work experience
Find the job you want 

What is WorksForMe?

A free programme designed to help you to develop the skills needed to find, stay and progress in work. This will include:

Classroom based training

Full-time classroom training to help you prepare for opportunities in Retail, Hospitality or Administration.

Work experience

A work placement with a local business which can last from 1 to 6 weeks.

Job interview

An interview with the business you’ve completed your placement with.  

Ongoing support

Ongoing support after your placement to help you make the most of your programme, continue learning and secure a job.

What will I learn?

Training leading to BTEC1 qualifications

Learn skills & build confidence to start work

  • Customer service skills
  • CV writing
  • Interview skills
  • Work awareness
  • Team working
  • People skills

 

Guaranteed work experience

We’ll match you with an employer to

  • Apply & develop your skills
  • Gain practical experience
  • Learn which job roles suit you
  • Add experience to your CV

 

Job interview

With the business you’ve done your placement with to get

  • Practical advice about your career
  • The chance to get a job

 

Continued support

We’ll continue supporting you after completing your programme to

  • Help you find work or
  • Start a paid apprenticeship

 


Featured opportunities

We have new WorksForMe programmes starting all the time, all over the country. Sign up today!

Dudley 19+ Sector Based Work Academy opportunity
13th February - 3rd March 2017

Village Hotels Learning Academy

Want to start a career in hospitality? This exciting Capita sector-based work academy opportunity with fast growing UK hotel chain The Village Hotels will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 4 weeks
• Work experience: up to 2 weeks with Village Hotels
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Retail and City & Guilds Certificate in Personal and Social Development
Guaranteed interview from Village Hotels, with the potential of full-time or part-time employment
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, from food and beverage, hotel reception, housekeeping  and many more

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible for a place with a Capita sector-based work academy if you are:

Aged over 19 years old
Unemployed and in receipt of benefits
Interested in working for The Village Hotels in one of their many sites

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Walsall 19-25 Sector Based Work Academy opportunity
15th February - 7th March 2017

Bupa SBWA opportunities with Capita Worksforme

Interested in starting a career in the care sector? This exciting sector based work academy opportunity with international healthcare group Bupa will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

Total academy duration: 3 weeks pre-employment training focussing on customer service, personal and social skills

Visiting the employer

Opportunity for a job interview for full and part-time roles

Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the care sector, including Care Assistant, Activity Coordinator, Housekeeping, and Food Services

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-25 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

About Bupa:
Bupa is a leading international healthcare group. It runs care homes, health centres, dental centres and hospitals, offers personal and company health insurance and provides home healthcare, workplace health services, health assessments and chronic disease management services including health coaching.

Sign Up

Nottingham 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
15th February - 14th March 2017

Village Hotels Learning Academy

Want to start a career in hospitality? This exciting Capita sector-based work academy opportunity with fast growing UK hotel chain The Village Hotels will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 4 weeks
• Work experience: up to 2 weeks with Village Hotels
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Retail and City & Guilds Certificate in Personal and Social Development
Guaranteed interview from Village Hotels, with the potential of full-time or part-time employment
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, from food and beverage, hotel reception, housekeeping  and many more

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible for a place with a Capita sector-based work academy if you are:

Aged over 19 years old
Unemployed and in receipt of benefits
Interested in working for The Village Hotels in one of their many sites

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Liverpool (L3 4FN) Traineeship opportunity
20th February - 24th March 2017

Bupa Traineeship opportunities with Capita Worksforme

Interested in starting a career in the care sector? This exciting traineeship opportunity with international healthcare group Bupa will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

Total traineeship duration: 5 weeks

Programme overview

5 weeks of Pre-Employment Training around customer service and personal and social skills. On completion of the PET learners will have a guaranteed interview for a placement, if successful they will have a 1-week work placement and roles will be offered based on performance, commitment etc during placement

  • Care Worker
  • Activity Co-ordinator
  • Food Services Assistant
  • Housekeeping assistant

 

On a Capita Worksforme traineeship you will receive invaluable classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Worksforme traineeship we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful with your job interview or not.

You will be eligible for a Capita Worksforme traineeship if you are:

Aged between 18–24 years old
Not in education and out of work
Currently hold qualifications below the equivalent of two A-levels
Interested in working for Bupa in one of their residential sites.

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

About Bupa:
Bupa is a leading international healthcare group. It runs care homes, health centres, dental centres and hospitals, offers personal and company health insurance and provides home healthcare, workplace health services, health assessments and chronic disease management services including health coaching.

Sign Up

Hull 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
20th February - 10th March 2017

Village Hotels Learning Academy

Want to start a career in hospitality? This exciting Capita sector-based work academy opportunity with fast growing UK hotel chain The Village Hotels will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 4 weeks
• Work experience: up to 2 weeks with Village Hotels
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Retail and City & Guilds Certificate in Personal and Social Development
Guaranteed interview from Village Hotels, with the potential of full-time or part-time employment
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, from food and beverage, hotel reception, housekeeping  and many more

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible for a place with a Capita sector-based work academy if you are:

Aged over 19 years old
Unemployed and in receipt of benefits
Interested in working for The Village Hotels in one of their many sites

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

London 19-25 Sector Based Work Academy opportunity
20th February - 10th March 2017

Bupa SBWA opportunities with Capita Worksforme

Interested in starting a career in the care sector? This exciting sector based work academy opportunity with international healthcare group Bupa will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

Total academy duration: 3 weeks pre-employment training focussing on customer service, personal and social skills

Visiting the employer

Opportunity for a job interview for full and part-time roles

Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the care sector, including Care Assistant, Activity Coordinator, Housekeeping, and Food Services

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-25 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

About Bupa:
Bupa is a leading international healthcare group. It runs care homes, health centres, dental centres and hospitals, offers personal and company health insurance and provides home healthcare, workplace health services, health assessments and chronic disease management services including health coaching.

Sign Up

South London 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
27th February - 17th March 2017

Opportunities with Iceland for 19+ year olds

Iceland

Want to start a career in Customer Service? Build up your skills and knowledge, gain invaluable work experience and land a job in customer service with Iceland, the British supermarket chain?

Eligibility - Are you:

  • 19+ years old?
  • In receipt of benefits?
  • Unemployed and not in education with qualifications below the equivalent of two A-levels?

Then you can apply today!

Before sending you to the interview, we provide free training — arming you with qualifications in essential business skills (City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service and City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Skills) — and up to 3 weeks’ work experience with Iceland through our WorksForMe programme to help you decide if this is the role that’s suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision.

We provide ongoing support after your interview, regardless of whether you pass the interview and get the job or not.

Employer: Iceland

Learning Provider: Delivered by Capita

Apply today!

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London (Beckton) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
27th February - 17th March 2017

Dunlem Capita Sector Based Works Academy Opportunity

Want to start a career in customer service? This exciting Capita Sector Based Academy opportunity with fast growing UK retailer Dunelm will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 5 weeks
• Work experience: 1 week with Dunelm
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Retail and City & Guilds Certificate in Personal and Social Development
Guaranteed interview from Dunelm, with the potential of full-time or part-time employment
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the retail sector, from Retail Assistant to Store Management.

Capita Sector Based Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Sector Based Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Dunelm or not.

You will be eligible for a place with a Capita Sector Based Academy if you are:

Aged over 19 years old
Unemployed and in receipt of benefits
Interested in working for Dunelm in one of its retail sites

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Chester 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy Opportunity
27th February - 17th March 2017

Village Hotels Learning Academy

Want to start a career in hospitality? This exciting Capita sector-based work academy opportunity with fast growing UK hotel chain The Village Hotels will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 4 weeks
• Work experience: up to 2 weeks with Village Hotels
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Retail and City & Guilds Certificate in Personal and Social Development
Guaranteed interview from Village Hotels, with the potential of full-time or part-time employment
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, from food and beverage, hotel reception, housekeeping  and many more

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible for a place with a Capita sector-based work academy if you are:

Aged over 19 years old
Unemployed and in receipt of benefits
Interested in working for The Village Hotels in one of their many sites

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Glasgow (G71 7TW) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
6th March - 24th March 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Birmingham 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
6th March - 24th March 2017

KFC Sector Based Work Academies

Want to start a career in the hospitality sector? This exciting Capita Academy opportunity with leading UK food chain KFC will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 5 weeks
• Work experience: 1 week with KFC
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Customer Service and City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Skills
Opportunity for a job interview for full-time or part-time employment and which may progress to a paid job
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, including Customer Service or Sales.

On a Capita Sector Based Work Academy you will receive invaluable classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

If you are successful at the job interview stage, you will also have the opportunity for a paid job with KFC. This will give you the chance to earn while you learn!

On completion of your Capita Academy traineeship we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful with your job interview or not.

You are eligible if you are:

Aged 19 plus
• Unemployed and claiming benefits

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Manchester (M16 0TW) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
6th March - 24th March 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

St Albans 19-25 Sector Based Work Academy opportunity
6th March - 24th March 2017

Bupa SBWA opportunities with Capita Worksforme

Interested in starting a career in the care sector? This exciting sector based work academy opportunity with international healthcare group Bupa will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

Total academy duration: 3 weeks pre-employment training focussing on customer service, personal and social skills

Visiting the employer

Opportunity for a job interview for full and part-time roles

Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the care sector, including Care Assistant, Activity Coordinator, Housekeeping, and Food Services

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-25 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

About Bupa:
Bupa is a leading international healthcare group. It runs care homes, health centres, dental centres and hospitals, offers personal and company health insurance and provides home healthcare, workplace health services, health assessments and chronic disease management services including health coaching.

Sign Up

Black Country 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
8th March - 28th March 2017

KFC Sector Based Work Academies

Want to start a career in the hospitality sector? This exciting Capita Academy opportunity with leading UK food chain KFC will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 5 weeks
• Work experience: 1 week with KFC
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Customer Service and City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Skills
Opportunity for a job interview for full-time or part-time employment and which may progress to a paid job
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, including Customer Service or Sales.

On a Capita Sector Based Work Academy you will receive invaluable classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

If you are successful at the job interview stage, you will also have the opportunity for a paid job with KFC. This will give you the chance to earn while you learn!

On completion of your Capita Academy traineeship we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful with your job interview or not.

You are eligible if you are:

Aged 19 plus
• Unemployed and claiming benefits

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Leeds (LS1 5AA) 16-24 Traineeship Opportunity
13th March - 28th April 2017

Barclays Traineeship opportunities

Capita Talent Partnerships, working in partnership with Barclays in Leeds and Bradford are delivering a seven-week traineeship for 16 -24 year olds. This innovative programme will equip you with pre –employment skills, develop customer service skills with a guaranteed interview with Barclays.

What will the trainees be doing during the Pre-Employment Training?

In amongst a variety of engaging and interesting tasks, trainees will be:

- Develop their Customer Service and Communication skills

- Develop their ability to engage and work with others

- Prepare and develop their interview skills

- Grow and develop their confidence

- Learn how to take ownership of Barclays  values and understanding Barclays as a business  

Who can apply?

You are eligible if:

- you are 16-24 years old

- you have no higher than a level 2 qualification

Please note:

- Trainees must have Right to Work documentation which MUST INCLUDE either a valid Passport or Long form FULL Birth Certificate and NI number along with a proof of address- dated within 3 MONTHS such as a utility bill or Driving/Provisional licence

- Trainees that make declarations around Fraud, CCJ’s, Criminal Convictions will be discussed with the candidate on a 121 basis.

- Capita & Barclays are equal opportunity employers and encourage applications from those with disabilities and support needed will be discussed during initial stages of referral

Work Placements

- 2 weeks work experience as a Branch Community Banker with Barclays

- 1  week work experience to help prepare you to work in line with Barclays vision and values  

Placement addresses:

What do I do next?

Capita are holding Registration Event on the following day:

Date: Wednesday 8th March 2017

Time: 11:00am

Venue: Clayton Hotel, Sweet St, Leeds, LS11 9AT

 

How do I book my Trainees on to the traineeship?

Please contact Ryan Neale by phone on 07753436448 and send an email to ryan.neale@capita.co.uk  with the referrals Name, Number & Email Address

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Edinburgh (EH5 1SG) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
13th March - 31st March 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Telford 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
13th March - 31st March 2017

KFC Sector Based Work Academies

Want to start a career in the hospitality sector? This exciting Capita Academy opportunity with leading UK food chain KFC will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 5 weeks
• Work experience: 1 week with KFC
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Customer Service and City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Skills
Opportunity for a job interview for full-time or part-time employment and which may progress to a paid job
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, including Customer Service or Sales.

On a Capita Sector Based Work Academy you will receive invaluable classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

If you are successful at the job interview stage, you will also have the opportunity for a paid job with KFC. This will give you the chance to earn while you learn!

On completion of your Capita Academy traineeship we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful with your job interview or not.

You are eligible if you are:

Aged 19 plus
• Unemployed and claiming benefits

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

London (Staples Corner) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
20th March - 7th April 2017

Dunlem Capita Sector Based Works Academy Opportunity

Want to start a career in customer service? This exciting Capita Sector Based Academy opportunity with fast growing UK retailer Dunelm will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 5 weeks
• Work experience: 1 week with Dunelm
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Retail and City & Guilds Certificate in Personal and Social Development
Guaranteed interview from Dunelm, with the potential of full-time or part-time employment
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the retail sector, from Retail Assistant to Store Management.

Capita Sector Based Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Sector Based Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Dunelm or not.

You will be eligible for a place with a Capita Sector Based Academy if you are:

Aged over 19 years old
Unemployed and in receipt of benefits
Interested in working for Dunelm in one of its retail sites

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Leicester (LE19 1SZ) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
20th March - 7th April 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Cardiff (CF10 5BT) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
20th March - 7th April 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Southampton 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
20th March - 7th April 2017

KFC Sector Based Work Academies

Want to start a career in the hospitality sector? This exciting Capita Academy opportunity with leading UK food chain KFC will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 5 weeks
• Work experience: 1 week with KFC
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Customer Service and City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Skills
Opportunity for a job interview for full-time or part-time employment and which may progress to a paid job
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, including Customer Service or Sales.

On a Capita Sector Based Work Academy you will receive invaluable classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

If you are successful at the job interview stage, you will also have the opportunity for a paid job with KFC. This will give you the chance to earn while you learn!

On completion of your Capita Academy traineeship we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful with your job interview or not.

You are eligible if you are:

Aged 19 plus
• Unemployed and claiming benefits

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Portsmouth 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
27th March - 14th April 2017

KFC Sector Based Work Academies

Want to start a career in the hospitality sector? This exciting Capita Academy opportunity with leading UK food chain KFC will help you build up skills and knowledge, gain vital work experience and prepare you for a variety of different job roles.

• Total duration: 5 weeks
• Work experience: 1 week with KFC
• Qualifications included: City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate for Introduction to Customer Service and City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Skills
Opportunity for a job interview for full-time or part-time employment and which may progress to a paid job
• Potential career path: Ideal preparation for a variety of roles in the hospitality sector, including Customer Service or Sales.

On a Capita Sector Based Work Academy you will receive invaluable classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

If you are successful at the job interview stage, you will also have the opportunity for a paid job with KFC. This will give you the chance to earn while you learn!

On completion of your Capita Academy traineeship we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful with your job interview or not.

You are eligible if you are:

Aged 19 plus
• Unemployed and claiming benefits

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Glasgow (G71 7TW) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
18th April - 9th May 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Manchester (M16 0TW) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
18th April - 9th May 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Leeds (LS11 5BD) 19+ Sector-Based Work Academy opportunity
24th April - 12th May 2017

SBWA Opportunities with British Gas

Build up your skills and knowledge and gain invaluable work experience with British Gas - the largest UK energy and home services company! You’ll get free training, up to 2 weeks work experience with British Gas and the opportunity of employment in their Customer Service or Business Administration department upon successful completion of the programme.

The programme includes:

3 weeks training - full-time classroom training to prepare you for work and give you qualifications

2 weeks work experience

Job interview - following the interview they may offer you an apprenticeship or some helpful feedback so you can find opportunities elsewhere

Capita Learning Academy will provide invaluable pre-employment work-based classroom training and work experience to develop your business skills. This process will help you decide if the role is suitable for you and that you’re making the right decision. It will also prepare you to be your best in job interview situations.

On completion of your Capita Learning Academy programme we will continue to provide ongoing support for your career, regardless of whether you are successful in securing a job with Village Hotels or not.

You will be eligible if you are:

Aged between 19-30 years old

Unemployed and in receipt of benefits

Resident in UK/EU for three years

Hold ID/RTW documents

Actively looking for the right opportunity to start your career

Sign up today and take your first big career step!

Sign Up

Why sign up for a WorksForMe programme?

You’ll get relevant qualifications*

  • City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service
  • City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Skills
  • Qualifications in English and Maths (if required)

*If you successfully complete the required coursework

You’re guaranteed a work placement

Our placements are with major UK employers, with real jobs and apprenticeships on offer.

  • High street banks
  • International hotel chains
  • Leading transport companies
  • Customer contact centres

 

Solid path to employment

  • WorksForMe will help you launch your career
  • It could lead to a job or a paid apprenticeship

It's a fun programme. You'll meet new people

  • You’ll do your training with other people who, just like you, are focused on preparing for opportunities in Retail, Customer Service or Digital job roles.
  • Coursework includes group activities and team work.

Is WorksForMe for me?

WorksForMe is designed to help you find a job that works for you.

If you are:

  • 16+ years old
  • unemployed
  • looking for employment but with little or no work experience
  • actively looking for the right opportunity to start or relaunch your career
  • wanting to improve your skills and find work

Then WorksForMe could be for you!

Sign up now and one of our advisors will contact you.

If you’re still not sure whether the WorksForMe programme is right for you, just get in touch via our Facebook page. 

What our learners say

Kalen

“My trainer understood each and every one of his students quickly to adapt to their style of learning, that felt great to me to see as I hadn't received much support in school or college or ever really until now.” 

Our trainers were rated

94%

for knowledge, enthusiasm, rapport and presentation skills

Moussa

“I appreciated the enthusiasm and friendliness exhibited by the people on the programme. My first week has honestly been an uplifting experience” 

97%

of learners said they would recommend WorksForMe to their friends or family

Mo

“I liked learning about the business I want to work in, the different areas and the variety of choices I have.” 

 

On average, learners rate the relevance of the course to finding a work placement as

93%

Rachel

“I liked the fact that I am in a small group and this gives me the opportunity to learn more effectively. I also developed my teamwork skills by being a group and engaging everyone.” 

99%

of learners reported the programme boosted their confidence

Join us and enrol

If you’re interested in signing up for a WorksForMe programme send us your details and we’ll call you to talk about it.

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