Diary: Pencilling in employment

When you return to civvy street it is important to find a job hat you enjoy and utilises your skills. Job fairs, skills workshops and courses can help you identify your areas of expertise, learn new skills and find the job that is right for you.

The Pathfinder Experience
Dates throughout 2019
Locations throughout the UK

The Help for Heroes Pathfinder Experience can help you to identify your strengths, weaknesses and transferable skills when returning to civvy street and learn how to best utilise them.

The experience provides tools, support and time to help you achieve your goals in employment an general day-to-day life. The course takes 12 days spread over is months and is available at different locations throughout the UK.

Future4Heroes Residential Course
24-27 May 2019, 21-24 June 2019
Brathay, Lake District

Future4Heroes work with rich individual to help them build a better future at their residential course. Learn how to cope with stress, strengthen any real or perceived weaknesses, and become aware of the skills and talent you gained whilst serving in the Armed Forces.

Delegates on the course are even the option to be supported by a mentor for up to 12 months to complete a personal development plan.

Officers’ Association Workshop
12 June 2019

LinkedIn allow you to build a profile, like an online CV where potential employers can interact with you. This workshop for officers and their dependants is led by LinkedIn expert and Social Media Consultant, Lincoln Coutts.

Learn how to get started on the app, why it is important, and how it can help you with your job search.

Learn online

Technology and internet knowhow are essential when learning new skills, looking for and applying for jobs. The majority of opportunities are now advertised solely online.

Learn My Way provides free courses on using a computer, browsing the web, internet safety and more. Courses on finding a job online and managing your money can make your transition back to civilian life easier.

To find out more o to start learning visit www.learnmyway.com

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