C&K Careers

16-19 Years Old? – Call in to C&K Careers for a Chat

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C&K Careers based at their public centre on Alexandra Street in Halifax don’t just offer help with your work and learning options, their door is open if you need support or advice too. Young people can drop in any time for a chat Monday – Friday 10:00am-4:00pm.

As a not-for-profit social enterprise, C&K Careers is driven by providing the best possible service to partners and their clients, rather than by making the most money. Any surpluses generated are used to further develop the services.

On behalf of schools, colleges, local authorities, prime and area-based contractors and employers, C&K offer high quality, impartial information, advice and guidance (IAG) services to young people and adults, together with related learning and employment support, and training services, which are outlined in the corporate brochure (1.25MB PDF).

Broadly, they cover:

  • careers information advice and guidance (IAG) for:
    adults (19+)
  • students (13-19), schools and colleges
  • young people not in education employment or training (NEET)
  • vulnerable groups
  • students with learning difficulties/disabilities (13-24)

 

  • Quality in Careers Standard for Schools and Colleges in Careers, Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG)
  • support to employers and training providers, including: recruitment and work experience
  • careers and labour market information
  • training and development for the IAG/CEIAG sector
  • ICT services.

My Way Forward – Help for Young People from C & K Careers

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My Way Forward is a new programme offered by C&K Careers to young people who want to get into learning or work. You decide what areas you want help with and with your adviser you’ll create an action plan for success.

You and your adviser will meet up regularly to see how things are going until you’ve found work or a place at college. Get involved by contacting our Halifax Centre, you can call 01484 225500 and ask for the centre or you can drop in and chat to someone at the centre on Alexandra Street, Halifax.

Download this leaflet for more information.

C&K Careers offers benefits advice and more to young people and adults aged 16+

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C&K Careers Centre in Halifax is open to both young people and adults over the age of 16 and offers

  • one-to-one Careers Guidance
  • help with job, apprenticeship, course and training applications
  • help dealing with redundancy
  • benefits advice
  • advice on setting up your own business and much more

Find out more about what the centre has to offer at www.ckcareersonline.org.uk or call today on 01484 225500 and ask for Halifax Centre.

Take Me On! Training and Apprenticeship Showcase Event

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TMO CK Careers EventAged 16 – 19, unemployed, just left school or college and want to heck out local job vacancies or find out more about apprenticeships? Then go along to the Take Me On Training and Apprenticeship Showcase Event.

Thursday 14 July – 1pm to 3pm
At Halifax Career’s Centre, 16 Alexandra Street, HX1 1BS

For information contact 01484 225500 and ask for Halifax Centre or visit www.ckcareersonline.org.uk

Teenage Parent Advice, Referral, Training and Information – Starts today

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Age 16-19? Not sure about next steps after baby? Get information on jobs, apprenticeships,
courses, leisure and meet your Careers Adviser with afternoon tea served 2pm to 4pm.

Starts Thursday 30 June (then every Thursday for 4 weeks)
At Halifax Careers Centre, Alexandra Street, Halifax, HX1 1BS

Please call Melissa Bairstow on 07876 898334 – Mary Stanislaus on 07884 868265 – or call 01484 225500 and ask for Halifax Careers Centre if you’d like to go along.