“Studying with Think Employment has allowed me to highlight that I have the ability to learn and commit to improving my skills and knowledge”.

Paula certificate

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5 reasons you should always take notes

5 Reasons You Should Always Take Notes

It develops your organisational skills and makes you better at identifying which areas need the most work. You’ll save yourself time by not having to constantly re-watch webinars or read large amounts of information again. The physical process of writing keeps your mind active and prepared for memorising. It will help you with revision when […]

“Learning with Think Employment has helped my confidence and overall it was a positive experience”.

Larissa with certificate

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“The course provided by Think Employment was engaging, relevant to everyday life and accessible”.

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Returneeships: Helping People Over 40 Find Employment

Returneeships Helping People Over 40 Find Employment

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A New and Creative Study Method: Gamification!

A New and Creative Study Method: Gamification!

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April is World Autism Month: Let’s Encourage Inclusivity and Acceptance for All!

World Autism Month

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New for 2021: Kickstart

New For 2021 Kickstart Scheme

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.22″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text _builder_version=”4.9.2″ text_font_size=”20px” text_line_height=”1.8em” background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] Aged 16-24 and on Universal Credit?   We have good news! There’s a new £2 billion Kickstart scheme aimed specifically at you.  Hundreds of thousands of jobs, all at entry/trainee level, are being created up until December 2021.  To see the […]

Success for Hayley!

Success For Hayley

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What are Functional Skills?

studying functional skills on a laptop

Functional skills are fundamental qualifications in English, Maths and ICT. Functional skills courses apply knowledge and learning to everyday scenarios, giving you the practical skills needed for your work and personal life. Many people study functional skills courses to get a place at university or apply for a new job if they don’t have their […]