The Felixstowe Jobs Fair is for all people looking for work in the Felixstowe Area. The Job Fair is a wonderful opportunity to come along and meet local employers – some of whom are currently recruiting – to ask questions and find out what work is available and what employers are looking for.
Employers include – Maersk, A&S Recruitment, Suffolk Independent Living, Savers, Home Instead, Maid2Clean, Job Centre Plus
There will also be local volunteer groups who have part-time opportunities available, find out about the vast array of volunteer opportunities including outdoor activities, drivers, local radio, youth groups, meet & greet, office administration and retail.
Volunteer opportunities include – Felixstowe Seafront Gardens Project, Volunteer Centres Suffolk
There are plenty of training courses available in Felixstowe. There are short courses, as well as full-time 3 year apprenticeships. Training providers will be on hand to help you find the right courses for you.
Free training courses include – computing skills, maths, English, employability skills and apprenticeships from ITS Training
Perhaps you are thinking of starting your own business? Come and find out about where to get advice, support and grants.
All this is taking place at Felixstowe Library on Thursday 1st November 2012, from 10.30am to 3pm. You are welcome to drop-in anytime during the day.
There are 3 sessions, each focusing on a different industry. You are welcome to come to one or all of them. In each session you can hear presentations and ask questions, so if there is a particular industry or employer you are interested in, please note the times below:-
- 10.30am – 12pm – General Opportunities and Setting-up Your Own Business
- 12pm to 1.30pm – Retail and Care Sector
- 1.30pm to 3pm – Shipping and Logistics