Help applying for jobs with the County Council

5. Training for jobseekers

Training can help you to improve your skills, knowledge and career prospects. It can also be a good way to meet new colleagues and business contacts.

Here are some ways to access training both in and out of the workplace.

Apprenticeships
If you’re over 16, you can learn while you earn with an apprenticeship.

Jobs and work based learning – Connexions 360
Advice for young people on beginning work experience before finishing secondary school.

Courses we provide

East Sussex County Council corporate training service
Details on the extensive range of open and bespoke training courses the Council provides including leadership development, personal development and IT skills.

Childcare training – Czone
How to set up a home based childcare business, and other training for existing businesses.

Free training courses for independent care providers
Directories of free residential and domiciliary training courses for managers and frontline workers in the independent care sector.

Children’s Services Training & Development – Czone
Courses for Children’s Services staff and some external partners – aimed at children’s services professionals.

Workplace training
How we help our staff continue their career development and details of our work training schemes.

More resources online

Find business training courses – GOV.UK
Advice on how to keep learning in the workplace.

Training and learning for business
Vocational training and training partners in East Sussex for local business.

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