Grow your skills and get involved in Birmingham

Build your skills with free online training and support, wherever you live in Birmingham.

Find local youth clubs, centres and organisations near you. Learn and do new things in life.

Volunteering is great for your CV and personal growth. See ways to get involved in Birmingham.

Looking for work?

Find your local Jobcentre


See all Jobcentre Plus advice

Jobcentre Plus can do more than you might think – like helping you find work experience, or supplying Carer’s Passports to young carers. Make sure you’re getting any help your local Jobcentre Plus can offer.

You’ve got what it takes. It’s time to start believing in your strengths.

Explore the world of work

Job hunting advice CV advice Job interview tips

Career ideas


Starting a business

Whatever you’re looking for – jobs, apprenticeships, training or experience – you’ll find it in Birmingham.

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Local student travel info

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Free travel for current/future apprentices

Travel costs add up when you are going to interviews or researching local training/work options. The West Midlands Network is here to help.

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Youth Friendly Employers are proud to wear their Youth Friendly Employer Mark. Find out more!

Be kind to yourself while job hunting and take care of your mental health. You matter!

Disrupted studies? Furloughed? Working from home? Or just need support? We’re here to help.

Examples of Youth Friendly Employers in the West Midlands

So what are you waiting for? Grab your future.