Workclubs and careers advice

Leicester Adult Skills and Learning Service offer workclubs. These are run on a weekly basis at various settings across the city.

Further information

What you'll learn

Learners work towards learning outcomes to develop the skills required to be able to effectively and independently search for work, including:

  • Searching and applying for jobs using the internet
  • Using email to apply for jobs
  • Setting up and using the Universal Jobmatch account
  • Understanding the content of a CV
  • Creating or updating a CV
  • Composing and producing a covering letter
  • Completing paper application forms
  • Identifying realistic work opportunities
  • Identifying skills and training needed to achieve goals
  • Preparing for an interview.

Our Workclubs

Day Time Location Telephone
Monday 9.30am - 12.30pm Leicester Adult Education College 0116 454 1900
Tuesday 9.30am - 12.30pm Belgrave Neighbourhood Centre 0116 222 1097
Tuesday 1.30pm - 4.30pm Pork Pie Library and Community Centre 0116 454 1900
Wednesday 10am - 12.30pm New Parks Library 0116 222 1072
Wednesday 1.30pm - 4.30pm Central Library 0116 454 1900
Thursday 10am - 12.30pm St Barnabas Library 0116 299 5450
Friday 9.30am - 12.30pm St Matthews Neighbourhood Centre 0116 222 1045
Friday 9.30am - 12.30pm Beaumont Leys Library 0116 299 5460

Careers advice

We offer high quality free careers advice and guidance to help individuals make the right choices about work and learning. Our qualified, experienced and professional career advisors can help individuals gain the right skills and qualifications to help improve their chances of achieving their goals.

How do I book an appointment?

Appointments are available every Thursday at the Leicester Adult Education College, for more information and to book an appointment please ring 0116 454 1900.

Want to know more about the employability programme?

For further information about our employability programme, please contact the college or visit our workclub leader at one of our eight workclubs across the city. You will be provided with advice and guidance to help you decide the skills and training you want to develop.