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Website and Games Design available to DurhamWorks participants

Date Posted: Feb 14, 2019

A career in the fastest growing industry in the North East is waiting for you. Employers are looking for young, talented and driven individuals to join their businesses, and RAW Digital can get you there. Digital and tech jobs and apprenticeships are available in our region covering everything from social media marketing, to website development, IT and Cyber Security. The courses are free, easy to access and happening constantly in your area. RAW Digital and your Progression Works will be by your side to support you before, during and after, to improve your job prospects, enhance your CV and...

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Radisson Blu Jobs On Thirteen's Hospitality Routeways

Date Posted: Feb 14, 2019

Thirteen is delighted that Raddison Blu hotel is involved with our Hospitality Routeway which starts on 25 February 2019 at Ailington House in Central Durham. Shirlynn Lim, General Manager for Raddison Blu will be attending the course to speak to learners and also offering them guaranteed interviews for vacancies upon completion of the course. See this video link for more info: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6I8lE9lo8w&t=7s Several other employers have also offered opportunities for both this Routeway and our Customer Service Routeway. We're doing lots to generate interest in this Routeway...

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Guaranteed interviews in the sport & leisure industry

Date Posted: Feb 12, 2019

The Foundation of Light and Back to Basics have an opportunity which will lead to guaranteed interviews for apprenticeships with Everyone Active in the Sport and Leisure Sector in Sunderland. This is an excellent opportunity to gain employment and you don’t have to be sporty to apply as they have a number of opportunities in Customer Service, Administration as well as Sport Assistants. This is open to all 16-24 year olds. To Get Started Step 1 - Enrol on The Foundation of Light Sport Pathway – This is a 6 week programme starting on Monday 4th March at Seaham which will lead to a level 1 Sport...

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Health & Social Care with Cornforth

Date Posted: Feb 09, 2019

A DurhamWorks Health and Social Care course starts at Cornforth House on Tuesday 12th Feb. You will gain a Level 2 in Health and Social Care, Become a Dementia Friend, Pre-Employment training and a Job Interview. For more information call 01740 652000 or email them on enquiries@cornforthpartnership.org.

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Interested in a Career in Customer Service?

Date Posted: Feb 09, 2019

Join the Foundation of Light at Citizens Advice, Peterlee, from Thursday 14th Feb for their Customer Service Course. The programme runs for 3 weeks and it is free to all DurhamWorks participants. Lunch is provided and help with travel arrangements is also available. Once completing the course you have the option to work with the Citizens Advice team at Peterlee to do some focussed job searching, and get support with applications and interview practice. If you are interested contact Emily Neale via email emily.neale@foundationoflight.co.uk or call 01388 317005.

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Guaranteed Apprenticeship Interviews for Sport and Leisure

Date Posted: Jan 25, 2019

The Foundation of Light and Back to Basics have an opportunity which will lead to guaranteed interviews for apprenticeships with Everyone Active in the Sport and Leisure Sector in Sunderland. This is an excellent opportunity to gain employment and you don’t have to be sporty to apply. There are a number of opportunities across the sport industry with Everyone Active ranging from Customer Service, Administration and Sport Assistant to name but a few. This is open to all 16-18 and 19-25 year olds An information event has been arranged on Thursday 7th February at Seaham Leisure Centre to giv...

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Hospitality Routeway with Thirteen

Date Posted: Jan 23, 2019

If you want to work in hospitality services, DurhamWorks and Thirteen Group can help. We’re offering a two week programme with a level two hospitality services qualification and live job vacancies to apply for, with GUARANTEED INTERVIEWS. Who is eligible? To be eligible for the course, you should be aged 16 to 24, not in employment, education or training and live in County Durham. Course dates The course runs every month in various venues across County Durham and surrounding areas. The hospitality services course includes: • Customer service ethos • Careers in hospitality • Presentation skills...

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Customer Service Routeway with Thirteen

Date Posted: Jan 23, 2019

If you want to work in customer service, DurhamWorks and the Thirteen Group can help. We’re offering a two week programme with a level two customer service qualification and live job vacancies to apply for, with guaranteed interviews. Get a customer service qualification The Course will include the following: • customer service ethos • dealing with customer problems and complaints • presentation skills • building a career portfolio • CV development and application form completion • interview techniques • employer-based assessments • GUARANTEED interviews for live job vacancies. Who is eligible...

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Digital Marketing Course

Date Posted: Jan 17, 2019

RAW Digitals Digital Marketing Course is due to start on Monday 28th January at Alington House, N Bailey, Durham. A short walk from the Market Square in central Durham.. The course will run Monday 28th January - Wednesday 30th January. Each day will run from 9:30am - 16:30pm and the course will last 3 days. You will have the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of Digital Marketing, create a portfolio, enhance your CV's and learn what businesses are looking for. If you are looking to move into Digital Marketing, Business Admin, Hospitality or if you just want more Digital skills on their CV...

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INVITATION TO YOU

Date Posted: Jan 17, 2019

Cricket World Cup 2019 are offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play the key role of Flag Team member during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 matches. As ten of the world’s top international sides come to England and Wales next summer to battle it out for the biggest prize in world cricket – we are offering the unique chance to individuals aged between 16 – 23 to be inspired, coach cricket and deliver the national flags onto the field for the pre-match national anthems. The Flag Teams will get the thrill of walking out ahead of the teams, carrying the competing nations’ flags and then...

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