National Careers Service announces new redundancy support for Sussex citizens

The National Careers Service has introduced a range of initiative to support employers, furloughed workers, students, those who have recently lost their job and anyone whose career path has been impacted.

Tuesday, 28th July 2020, 1:23 pm
Updated Tuesday, 28th July 2020, 1:45 pm
National Careers Service

These have included a series of online webinars and resources to support people facing redundancy, new graduates, and those looking to further their learning.

After it launched its first online 'redundancy support' webinars last month National Careers Service South East has announced it will provide weekly 'redundancy support' webinars until the autumn.

The webinars are free to attend and provide attendees with the opportunity to access personalised career support and interact live with qualified careers advisers.

The webinars, which will include a live ‘Q&A’ opportunity for all attendees, and will cover topics such as effective job searching tools and techniques, choosing a career in these challenging times, online training opportunities, CV writing and ways to build resilience.

The National Careers Service will also be providing furlough enrichment webinars to support individuals currently on furlough to make the most of career and learning opportunities available to them.

Dates include:

Furlough Enrichment Wednesday, July 29, 10am-11am

Redundancy Support Monday, August 3, 10am-11am

Furlough Enrichment Wednesday, August 5, 10am-11am

Redundancy Support Monday, August 10, 10am-11am

Furlough Enrichment Wednesday, August 12, 10-11am

Redundancy Support Monday, August 17, 10am-11am

Furlough Enrichment Wednesday, August 19, 10am-11am

Redundancy Support Monday, August 24, 10am-11am

Furlough Enrichment Wednesday, August 26, 10am-11am

People can access further information and register for the webinars online by visiting: cxk.org/eventsFor further support, the National Careers Service is available for free, personalised and impartial careers advice for people who need help to find learning and work that’s right for them. To contact the service call the helpline on 0800 100 900, open seven days a week from 8am until 10pm, or visit nationalcareers.service.gov.uk