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Job Shop

The Job Shop opened in Hertford Street in March 2012 as part of Coventry City Council’s Jobs Strategy to help local people find work and after proving a huge success it found the need to move to bigger premises in Bull Yard in 2013.

The Job Shop work with partners across the city and their Employer Hub actively works with employers to generate opportunities for local people.

The Job Shop offer support in the search for employment, training, apprenticeships and work placements. Gain exclusive access to a wide range of local vacancies that are updated daily and access training opportunities. The Job Shop offers friendly, helpful advice from a skilled team: from having your CV reviewed to getting support with transport costs and all things work-related.

As part of MyCoventry – what we offer:

A named mentor who will undertake an Integrass Assessment with you and then tailor support with:

  • 1:1 specialist employment advice and guidance
  • Accessing a range of employment support tailored to your needs
  • Support with preparing your CV, interview skills, confidence building, interview preparation and keeping your job once you get it.
  • Access to local vacancies and opportunities
  • Access to specialist money advisors who can help you with managing debt, claiming benefits, better of calculations
  • Maintaining or improving your health and wellbeing
  • Managing anxiety and health conditions
  • Signposting to other services that can support you

For more details about the project and its offering, please email: jobshop@coventry.gov.uk

For more details about the Job Shop please see their website https://www.coventry.gov.uk/info/153/employment_support/2514/job_shop_services_for_people_looking_for_work/1