News from Harlow Council: Learning Zone drop-in session
- Published 03/3/2014
Help will be on hand on 6 March 2014 for people wanting to improve or learn new skills as part of National Careers Week 2014.
celebrate adult careers guidance and learning, Harlow Council in partnership
with the West Essex Skills and Learning Forum has organised a drop-in Learning
Zone for residents.
is not just for children and young people and does not need to stop once you
finish school, college or university. Continuous learning is important to
improve both personal and professional development and increases the chances of
a better paid job or a promotion.
Learning Zone will be open between 11am and 1pm on Thursday 6 March 2014 in the
Harvey Centre and will include representatives from the National Careers
Service, Essex County Council’s Adult Community Learning, Harlow College,
Anglia Ruskin University (ARU), and The Charles Kao University Technical
College who will be on hand to talk about the guidance, advice and support that
is available for local people. Whether you are looking to improve or learn new
skills for your personal benefit, to get back into work, retrain or improve
your career progression, there is support available. No matter the reason,
learning and gaining new skills can build confidence and help you take the next
Tony Durcan, Portfolio Holder for Resources and Enterprise, said: “Education
and learning is an important part of our lives and continual personal and
professional development can lead to so many positive things. With the current
competitive job market and the insecurities that it can bring, more and more
people find it difficult to decide on their next steps in their career and do
not realise the benefits and availability of careers advice.
drop-in Learning Zone is a rare opportunity to find out about what is available
locally, all under one roof. It will enable people to understand the services
and support that is available and help people to make the right decision in
achieving their future career and personal goals.”
For more information on the drop-in Learning Zone please contact Alison Fox, Skills and Partnership Officer on 01279 446407 or email email@example.com» Read More