National Careers Service

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This service offers a wide range of general careers support.

CV advice, guidance on how to apply for jobs, and topics such as exploring job markets and transferable skills. Book an appointment with a National Careers Service advisor below.

One to One Appointments

You can now book one to one appointments with our local Careers Advisor, Vic Heritage, or another member of the team.

Phone: 0800 100 900

We will be looking to resume on site, in person meetings once pandemic restrictions and LC policy allows.

General Contact Details & Links

Further support including job profile searches and skills assessments can be found on the National Careers Service website.

Keep up to date with information and online events by following the National Careers Service on Twitter and Facebook.

Online Webinars

There are a number of different webinars available to support you in a variety  of areas.

Please review the options below, click on the applicable link, and book on to a webinar via eventbrite.

Transferable Skills

  • Secure help with pinpointing your transferable skills
  • Learn how to evidence your transferable skills on your CV & in job applications
  • Explore the skills that employers look for in an applicant
  • Explore ways of expanding your skillset
  • Understand how to use your transferable skills in your job searching & career planning

Click here to book 'Identifying my transferable skills' webinar.

Preparing for Interviews in a Virtual World

  • Explore the different types of interviews you may encounter, including virtual interviews
  • Identify what employers look for in an interview from an applicant
  • Deconstruct interview questions to identify their focus & promote understanding
  • Help build confidence & prepare for an interview

Click here to book 'Preparing for Interviews in a Digital World' webinar.


  • To give you the confidence to build, update & tailor your own CV
  • Understand how to identify & promote your skills & experiences in order to stand out
  • Understand how to ensure your CV makes it through the automated computer sifting process
  • Please note you will need to be able to instigate changes to your CV independently

Click here to book 'My CV' webinar.


  • Understand the different types of business & self employment
  • Understand why some businesses fail in their early years
  • Identify the skills & attributes of an entrepreneur
  • Assess your own skills & options • Explore what is involved in setting up a business
  • Understand the pros & cons of self employment

Click here to book 'Finding out about self-employment' webinar.

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