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Jobs, skills and training

Develop your skills and see how we can help you find a new job or apprenticeship.

Employment help

Whether you’re a Clarion resident or not, we can help you develop valuable work, business and digital skills.

You can get free training and employment help tailored to your needs, as well as a range of financial grants.

And you can benefit from dedicated guidance to help you set up your own business, with help on anything from drafting a business plan and marketing your business to getting funding and grants.

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To find out more about how Clarion Futures can help please contact us. 

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How we helped in 2019-20

  • 3,834 people supported into work.
  • 254 people placed into apprenticeships.
  • 208 people helped to start their own business.
  • 6,000+ training sessions.

Grants for work and business

  • Re:Work - up to £150 for a new job. 
  • Re:Train - up to £1,000 for career-related training. 
  • Business Start Up - up to £1,000 for starting or growing a business. 
  • Business Re:Work - up to £250 for becoming self-employed.  

Find out more about grants

Explore our jobs and training help

Meet Jess – new business owner

See how we helped Jess start her own business, and find out how we can help you.

Digital skills courses

You can benefit from our range of digital skills courses, covering topics such as CV writing, job searching, and computer and internet basics.

We also offer personal courses, such as saving money online and using your Clarion online account.

You can even borrow devices such as laptops, tablets and mobile wifi units while you learn with us.

There are drop-in classes, workshops and accredited courses, with many now available online via Microsoft Teams or Zoom.

“Without digital skills I was feeling left behind. Now I’m able to keep in touch with people, create documents and manage my money.”

John

Clarion resident

Digital skills checker

Try our simple, online game and see how you could improve your digital skills.

Test your knowledge on a range of digital skills, including using email, safe online shopping and searching for jobs online.

You’ll be able to see how you can develop your skills and even request training suited to you.

Digital skills game