Idea Store - Idea Store Employment Advice

Idea Store Employment Advice

Looking for employment advice and support? Idea Store Employment Advice offers face to face advice and online support, to assist you to find that job or change career. Browse, download or burn to CD an exciting selection of audiobooks and eBooks available via the eLibrary.

Working for Idea Store    

If you are interested in working for Idea Stores, you should look out for advertised vacancies on the Council's web site.

Online Support 

COBRA
COBRA - The 'Business Opportunity Profiles' are ideal for the job seeker and for interview preparation, with detailed information on qualifications and skills, market and trading issues and useful contacts. COBRA can be accessed at your local Idea Store library or from home.

Universal Skills
Universal Skills: employability instant self-assessments for job seekers


Employment Advice Sessions in Idea Stores

First Impressions
Are you disabled, aged 16 to 24 and unemployed?
First impressions, first experiences programme can support you to:
• gain valuable skills and work experience
• get one to one and group support
• have access to your own business mentor who’ll advise, guide and share their ‘real life’ experiences
• build your confidence and self-esteem
• make new friends along the way
• create a future of possibilities.
Book your place now on this exciting 14 week programme for young disabled people living in Tower Hamlets and surrounding London boroughs.
Contact: firstimpressions@scope.org.uk or 07807 799 928
www.scope.org.uk/firstimpressions 

Job Support Sessions
Delivered in partnership with Krypton Training Ltd, a specialist Careers Advice and Employment Support service provider. Helping you with the skills you need to get back to work, including creation of CVs and covering letters and support with application forms and interview technique.
For more information or to book an appointment contact 020 7375 3843 or email admin@kryptontraining.co.uk
Mondays and Wednesdays 10am - 5pm, Idea Store Whitechapel  
1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, 10am - 5pm, Idea Store Bow 
2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 10am - 5pm, Idea Store Chrisp Street
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, 10am - 5pm, Idea Store Watney Market
2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 10am - 5pm, Idea Store Canary Wharf

Job Club 
Do you need support looking for a job? Pop in and we will be happy to help and answer any of your employment questions. Visit our Job Club which offers free, friendly advice on:

Tuesdays 10.30am - 4pm, term-time only, Cubitt Town Library

Job Club
Do you need support looking for a job? then visit our Job Club which offers free, friendly advice on:
• Finding suitable training courses
• Developing your employability skills
• Writing C.V’s and application form
• Searching for a jobs and interview techniques
Every Wednesday 9.30am - 12.30pm, Idea Store Whitechapel 


eLibrary   

A wide range of audiobooks and eBooks available to download to your PC or mobile device or burn to CD.