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Next week at Skills Launchpad Plymouth - w/c 22 April

Here at Skills Launchpad Plymouth, we have another busy week to help support you in your search for skills and training.

With an extra day added to our face to face delivery, our experienced coordinators are on hand to offer advice and guidance on your next steps.

To save you scrolling through too many posts, here's a break down of what's on and when next week.

Monday (open to anyone 16+)

  • Sector Drop-in Sessions, 10am to 2pm: Mondays are our dedicated day for anyone interested in health and social care, or the hospitality, retail and tourism sectors. Drop in and chat to our coordinators Jack and James to find out more. You can learn more about the sectors themselves, and how you can gain skills and qualifications to support your work journey. With a huge variety of job roles available in our city, this is the perfect way to get started!

Tuesday  (open to anyone 16+)

  • Sector Drop-in Sessions, 10am to 2pm: Tuesdays are focussed on those interested in the construction and built environment, and the green economy. This is a great chance to talk to our coordinators Morven and Jas about skills and training opportunities in our area. They will be on hand to discuss everything, from the type of jobs available within the sectors, to skills and training opportunities available.

  • Aged 19+? The National Careers Service offer pre-booked appointments for help with developing CVs, cover letters, and general careers advice.

Wednesday (Youth Hub delivery for 16 to 24-year-olds)

  • Training and Apprenticeship Drop-in, 10am to 2pm: If you're interested in exploring training and apprenticeship opportunities in Plymouth, this monthly event is for you! Come and join us at Skills Launchpad Plymouth to meet with local training providers including, Achievement Training, Focus Training Group, On Course South West, and The Prince’s Trust. When: Wednesday 24 April Where: First floor, Barclays, Plymouth

  • Our Youth Hub Coordinators Rhi and Abi will be on hand to offer advice and guidance around your next steps, and talk about all things skills and education!

  • Our Youth Hub Work Coaches from the Jobcentre will be meeting people for pre-booked appointments

  • Hollie from the Prince's Trust will be available to discuss upcoming opportunities

Thursday (Youth Hub delivery for 16 to 24-year-olds)

Find Your Future, 12pm to 2pm

  • Our Youth Hub Coordinators Rhi and Abi, have cleared their diaries between 12-2pm to support any care experienced young people in need of a chat and some direction. There’s no pressure to sign up to anything. It’s just a chat, and you can bring a friend or your PA. Pop in and give it a try.

Don't Miss:

University of Plymouth Undergraduate Open Day

Open Days are a great way to get a feel for studying. The University of Plymouth are holding an Open Day to showcase their huge variety of courses. You will have a welcome talk introducing you to Plymouth life, subject specific talks to find out more about subjects of interest, application advice, and the chance to speak to student finance.

When: Saturday 27 April

Where: University of Plymouth, Portland Square, PL4 8AA

Time: 9am to 3pm

Book your place here

We hope this post has simplified things for you. We've also included some quick links below if you're looking for anything in particular:


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