CAREERS FAIR

BLUE MONDAY
JOBS FAIR 18 JAN 2021

THIS EVENT:

Blue Monday 2021 is Monday 18 January, 11am to 3pm. 

Local organisations will be offering help, advice and support to make it a day of empowerment, opportunity and a fresh start.

For 2021 we have invited advice agencies and employers with job vacancies to be available online and by phone. Use the contact information for each organisation to get in touch between 11am and 3pm on 18 January.

For people who can’t access this webpage, the Future Bright team will be available on 0117 922 2250. They will take a contact number and ask the most appropriate advice organisation to phone them back.

Blue Monday is organised by Bristol City Council’s Employment Support Team (Ways2Work and Future Bright), Centre for Sustainable Energy, Department for Work and Pensions, and the National Careers Service.

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This event will be LIVE 18 January 2021, 11am to 3pm

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ORGANISED BY:
WAYS2WORK

Ways2Work works with employment and training organisations to help train and get residents of Bristol into employment and fill skills shortages in Bristol.

We work with our partner organisations to ensure a joined up route to sustained careers for Bristol residents as well as supporting our local employers to thrive.

NATIONAL CAREERS SERVICE

The National Careers Service website offers online tools such as skills assessments to match your skills to jobs that might suit you, as well as a careers advice section with advice on CVs and interview techniques and how to look for jobs.

DEPARTMENT FOR WORK AND PENSIONS

The Department for Work and Pensions/Jobcentre Plus helps people move from benefits into work and helps employers advertise jobs. It also deals with benefits for people who are unemployed or unable to work because of a health condition or disability.

FUTURE BRIGHT

Future Bright offers FREE career coaching, training and support to help you develop the skills and confidence you need to take your next step. When you join Future Bright, you’ll be matched with a dedicated career coach who will support you to create a personalised action plan.

During the Coronavirus outbreak, our coaches continue to support residents by using telephone and online tools to stay in touch safely.

CENTRE FOR
SUSTAINABLE ENERGY

The Centre for Sustainable Energy’s Home Energy Team gives free and impartial energy advice and support to householders living in the South West. We can advise on getting the best deal from your energy supplier, financial assistance and maximising income, insulating your home and available grants, replacing old/inefficient heating systems, saving money on your fuel bills and tips on dealing with damp and mould. For a bit more about how we can help, have a look at this video.

To speak to a trained advisor on the 18th January, please click on this (zoom) link. We’ll be available to chat from 11am – 3pm

 

Alternatively, you can call our free advice line number on 0800 082 2234, we’re open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, or email home.energy@cse.org.uk

Visit our website here which has lots of information and factsheets you may find useful!

https://www.cse.org.uk/

Visit the Home Energy Advice twitter page for further news and updates.

THE PROVIDERS:

Provider types

Employers with Jobs

1st Grade Care

We are a domiciliary care agency based in Bristol covering the areas Henleaze, Westbury on Trym, Henbury, Southmead, Brentry. We provide care to the vulnerable

Adecco – National Census Jobs

Adecco are working with the Office for National Statistics and we’re hiring thousands of people like you in a range of exciting temporary roles to

Agincare

Home care is the first step on the care ladder for people who need some assistance to manage their day and still retain their independence.

Avon and Somerset Police

Highlighting all the fantastic opportunities within Avon and Somerset Police, involving Police officers, PCSOs, Police Staff, Special Constables and Volunteers. Support with your recruitment journey

Brandon Trust

Brandon Trust is an independent charity, supporting around 1,600 children, young people and adults with a learning disability, autism, or both, to live life in

Cintre

Cintre was set up in 1980 to provide residential care and support, and community-based services, for people aged between 18 and 65 years, with a

Heat Network Associates

We are a small company who specialise in providing Local Authority clients with client engineer/supervision services and we are recruiting locally within the Bristol Area.

Medacs Healthcare Bristol

Medacs Healthcare is currently recruiting home carers with or without experience, for community based work. We are a very experienced team looking for a caring

Metro Bank Recruitment

Our recruiters will be on hand to discuss current vacancies at Metro Bank particularly in the customer service area. We can offer guidance and advice

Ocado Group

Ocado’s Customer Fulfillment Centre (CFC6) based in Bristol will be our first ‘mini’ CFC, designed to deliver around 30,000 customer orders per week when fully

Ocado Warehouse Operatives

Ocado’s Customer Fulfillment Centre (CFC6) based in Bristol will be our first ‘mini’ CFC, designed to deliver around 30,000 customer orders per week when fully

OCS

Why join OCS Group Ltd? From providing a first-class shopping experience at major retail and leisure establishments, to maintaining critical factory facilities for well-known industrial organisations, to

Openreach

What makes a great civil engineer? Openreach engineers come from diverse backgrounds, with varied experience. And whether it’s glorious sunshine or bracing British weather, they’re

Proud to Care Bristol

Working in health and care involves much more than you might expect. It’s not just about assisting people with their daily routines. It’s about supporting

Somerset Care

Somerset Care is one of the major care providers in Southern England and one of the largest not-for-profit care companies in the UK. With 27

South Gloucestershire Council

Care Responder – Home to Decide In these extraordinary times you really can make a difference by giving care to South Gloucestershire residents in crisis.

St Monica Trust

The St Monica Trust has built a long-standing reputation for providing high quality care and support within our retirement villages, care homes and more recently,

Employment Support and Training

#JOBNETWORKBRISTOL

We set up computer sessions for people aged 16+ in Fishponds, St George (and Central Bristol once lockdown has ended), inclusive of disability. Through one

Babington

Babington offer apprenticeships in IT, Digital marketing, Accountancy, Business, property and much more. Babington also offer free courses/qualifications in many different areas, such as functional

Bath College

Whether you are looking for a job that enables you to carry on learning or are already in employment and want to gain further qualifications,

Bristol Community Learning

Bristol Community Learning offer a range of courses that aim to help people gain the skills and knowledge they need to progress into apprenticeships, work,

City of Bristol College

Our advisors are waiting to provide free impartial advice for adults who wish to reskill, retrain or change their career. We will work with you

Dimensions Training Solutions

Dimensions Training deliver fully funded bespoke support and training for unemployed people who want to return to work but need new skills. A dedicated Mentor

Future Me

Are you at home looking after children under school age? Or recently made redundant? Or looking for new career opportunities? Future Me is a year-long

Hartcliffe and Withywood Ventures (HWV)

HWV (Hartcliffe & Withywood Ventures) is based in South Bristol offering free and impartial advice and guidance on training, volunteering and employment opportunities; a range

National Careers Service

Whatever stage you have reached in your career our qualified careers advisers are here to help. We provide free personalised information, advice and guidance to

Partners in Bristol

Partners in Bristol is committed to providing high-quality training to support progression into work. We offer over 100 courses with a mix of tutor lead

Seetec Pluss

We’re here to support your journey towards and into work. Our change coaches will help you feel good, develop your skills and confidence, and introduce

SGS College

Employability courses and support At SGS College we are dedicated to helping you gain the right knowledge and expertise to succeed.  We offer a range

Stand Out Skills

Stand Out Skills is providing unmissable daily support to jobseekers for 28 days from 19th January 2021. BT Stand Out Skills has what jobseekers need

The Focus Training Group

The Focus Training Group is an established group offering quality training to anyone who wishes to improve their skills, qualifications and future career prospects. We

The Prince’s Trust

The Prince’s Trust also work with a number of employers and partners to help young people gain direct work experience or industry insight to help

We Work For Everyone

We Work for Everyone is a valuable programme set to support people with a learning difficulty/disabilities in finding, securing and maintaining paid work. Launching on

WECIL – Supporting Independent Living

WECIL is a disabled persons user led organisation. Please contact us for help and advice on disability related questions, particularly surrounding disability-related Benefits and Adult

Health and Wellbeing

#JOBNETWORKBRISTOL

We set up computer sessions for people aged 16+ in Fishponds, St George (and Central Bristol once lockdown has ended), inclusive of disability. Through one

abandofbrothers

abandofbrothers is an award-winning charity helping young men (18-25), who have been (or are at risk of being) involved in the criminal justice system, to

Bristol Community Learning

Bristol Community Learning offer a range of courses that aim to help people gain the skills and knowledge they need to progress into apprenticeships, work,

Bristol Disability Equality Forum

Bristol Disability Equality Forum’s Making Change Happen project aims to support Disabled and isolated people make connections, share information, build confidence and discuss issues affecting

Changes Bristol

Changes Bristol is a mental health charity that provides weekly peer support meetings for those in mental distress and a telephone befriending service. Our services

Missing Link

Missing Link’s Help When You Need It service If your mental health is impacting on how you are living your life, our service may be

Rethink Bristol

Rethink Bristol provide free and confidential services to support people over the age of 18 years with their mental health, as well as a specialist

Safe Link

Rape and sexual assault happen far more often than statistics indicate. It happens in all communities and cultures. Many victims do not seek help because

We Care Home Improvements

At We Care Home Improvements, we believe that everyone has a right to independence. We’re a not-for-profit organisation that can help with all aspects of

WECIL – Supporting Independent Living

WECIL is a disabled persons user led organisation. Please contact us for help and advice on disability related questions, particularly surrounding disability-related Benefits and Adult

Well Aware

The Well Aware website and phoneline provides an information directory on a wide range of organisations, support groups, community groups, events and activities in Bristol

Housing and Benefits

Bristol Community Learning

Bristol Community Learning offer a range of courses that aim to help people gain the skills and knowledge they need to progress into apprenticeships, work,

Bristol Law Centre

Bristol Law Centre is a charity providing free legal advice in specialist areas of social welfare law, and also represents clients in court. We help over

Shelter Bristol

The Shelter Bristol team give free housing and homelessness advice for people in Bristol, South Gloucestershire, B&NES & Somerset. We can offer advice on advocacy

St Pauls Advice Centre

Call on Blue Monday to when an experienced adviser will be available to advise on welfare benefits issues. What we offer Independent and impartial legal

WRAMAS (Bristol City Council)

Part of Bristol City Council, the Welfare Rights and Money Advice Service (WRAMAS) provides benefits and money advice, consultancy, information and training, to a range of

Money management and debt advice

Bristol Water and Wessex Water

Bristol Water has supplied drinking water for over 167 years, always striving to provide high quality services and value for money. We serve a population

Christians Against Poverty

CAP Debt Help Every year, the CAP team helps more than 2,500 clients to become debt free and we’d be delighted to be walk with

St Pauls Advice Centre

Call on Blue Monday to when an experienced adviser will be available to advise on welfare benefits issues. What we offer Independent and impartial legal

WECIL – Supporting Independent Living

WECIL is a disabled persons user led organisation. Please contact us for help and advice on disability related questions, particularly surrounding disability-related Benefits and Adult

WRAMAS (Bristol City Council)

Part of Bristol City Council, the Welfare Rights and Money Advice Service (WRAMAS) provides benefits and money advice, consultancy, information and training, to a range of

Energy and Water Saving

Bristol Water and Wessex Water

Bristol Water has supplied drinking water for over 167 years, always striving to provide high quality services and value for money. We serve a population

Centre for Sustainable Energy

The Centre for Sustainable Energy’s Home Energy Team gives free and impartial energy advice and support to householders living in the South West. We can

We Care Home Improvements

At We Care Home Improvements, we believe that everyone has a right to independence. We’re a not-for-profit organisation that can help with all aspects of