The Jobs Hub

What our service does

The Jobs Hub is a unique approach to helping Bedford Borough residents aged 16 + who are unemployed, looking for new skills, have entrepreneurial aspirations or are looking for a career change. We can help you:
- Find a job or Apprenticeship
- Start up a business
- Change or start a new career
- Refer or signpost you to specialist support


Location of our service

15 Greyfriars
Bedford
MK40 1HJ

Location: Bedford Borough only


Who our service provides for

A careers advice service for people Aged 16 + and NOT in full time Education.
We can help you:
- Find a job or Apprenticeship
- Start up a business
- Change or start a new career
- Refer or signpost you to specialist support


How to start using our service

Appointments can be made by telephone, e mail or in person. The service is FREE of charge.


How decisions are made about who can use our service

Anyone 16+ and NOT in full time Education can use the service.


How we communicate with our service users

Customer feedback forms are available at the reception desk of the Jobs Hub and used regularly by customers.
A Jobs Hub leaflet is available in paper and electronic format.
Parents can access careers information, advice and guidance via the National Career Service advisers at the Jobs Hub.


Accessibility of our service

The downstairs area of the Jobs Hub is accessible to all customers, however the upstairs training room is not wheelchair accessible. Therefore, alternative arrangements will be made to ensure that all customers have full access to our services e.g outreach in another location suitable for a person with additional needs.


Qualifications and training of our staff

There are no specialist staff at the Jobs Hub, however all Jobs Hub staff are CIAG Level 4 qualified and work closely with other services to provide support to people with disabilities. All staff are trained in safeguarding and have Enhanced DBS clearance.


General Contact Information

Karen Conway - Project Manager
Rebecca Smith - Employment Officer


Contact for more information

Name:
Salema Khatun
Role:
Project Manager
Address:
15 Greyfriars, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 1HJ
Telephone:
01234 223510
Email:
Salema.Khatun@Bedford.gov.uk
Website:
http://www.bedfordjobshub.co.uk
Opening Hours:
Monday to Thursday 0930 - 1630
Friday 0930 -1330

Record Last Reviewed On: 20/01/2016