Information, Advice and Guidance

On this page you can find links to various government organisations and private companies which may help you.

Local government authorities

West Midlands

Birmingham City Council – www.birmingham.gov.uk
Coventry City Council – www.coventry.gov.uk
Dudley MBC – www.dudley.gov.uk
Herefordshire Council – www.herefordshire.gov.uk
Sandwell MBC – www.sandwell.gov.uk
Shropshire Council – www.shropshire.gov.uk
Solihull MBC – www.solihull.gov.uk
Staffordshire County Council – www.staffordshire.gov.uk
Stoke-on-Trent Council – www.stoke.gov.uk
Telford and Wrekin Local Authority – www.telford.gov.uk
Walsall MBC – www.walsall.gov.uk
Warwickshire County Council – www.warwickshire.gov.uk
Wolverhampton City Council – www.wolverhampton.gov.uk
Worcestershire County Council – www.worcestershire.gov.uk

West Yorkshire

City of Bradford County Council – www.bradford.gov.uk
Calderdale Council – www.calderdale.gov.uk
Kirkless Council – www.kirklees.gov.uk
Leeds City Council – www.leeds.gov.uk
Wakefield Council – www.wakefield.gov.uk

Job search

National Government Universal Job Match – www.gov.uk/jobsearch
CV Library – www.cv-library.co.uk
Monster – www.monster.co.uk
Total Jobs – www.totaljobs.com
Reed – www.reed.co.uk
Jobsite – www.jobsite.co.uk

Apprenticeships and other vocational information

National Careers Service – www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk
Alternatives to higher education – www.ucas.com/ucas/undergraduate/getting-started/alternatives-higher-education
Apprenticeships – www.gov.uk/topic/further-education-skills/apprenticeships

Other important information

Safeguarding – www.gov.uk/topic/schools-colleges-childrens-services/safeguarding-children
Prevent – www.gov.uk/terrorism-national-emergency
Equality And Diversity – www.gov.uk/guidance/equality-act-2010-guidance
Voting – www.gov.uk/voting-in-the-uk
Health and Safety – www.hse.gov.uk
Safeguarding People – www.cqc.org.uk
NSPCC – Safeguarding Children – www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse

Training Links

Prevent Training – http://course.ncalt.com/Channel_General_Awareness

Child Sexual Exploitation Training – http://www.lscbbirmingham.org.uk/index.php/training/book-an-e-learning-training-course