Adult Education in the Job Shop

How to apply or enquire:

Please feel free to drop into the Job Shop and talk to our experienced Employment Coaches or refer details directly. 

Digital Functional Skills: Two 2 hour sessions - Thursday 20 June - 1pm until 3pm

The sessions will consist of:

  • How to upload a CV
  • Job searching
  • Tips on basic IT skills


  • Must have an existing CV
  • Must have very basic IT skills - e.g typing on a computer independently

Why test your digital skills?

Digital skills are important for working, studying, accessing services and buying products, or keeping in touch with friends and family. Take this assessment to learn more about your digital skills, discover what your level is and take the next step to improve them.

Maths and English assessments: Wednesday 19 June 12:30pm until 3pm

Take these assessments to learn more about your Literacy and Numeracy level and take the next step to improve.

  • Record your Maths and/or English skills
  • Receive course suggestions
  • Discover your learning roadmap

Options for courses available can be discussed on completion of the assessment.

Time slots are available.

AES: Fleet Technician Into Employment Programme

Awareness Session: 10am, Tuesday 18 June at The Job Shop

Are you an experienced, qualified Motor Vehicle Technician that is currently out of work, or working within the Industry but on a low wage? This could be the course for you with a guarenteed interview!

3 x Full time positions - 37 hours per week. (MUST have a current Category 'C' LGV and car driving licence)


  • Identity – must have the required ID documents e.g. 1 X current passport, birth certificate or driving licence, 1 X proof of address letter (e.g. utility bill, bank statement etc.) dated within the last 3 months
  • Lived in the UK 3 years or more or able to provide proof of residence card (BRP)
  • If you pay your council tax to one of these areas, you will be eligible to join our course, if unsure, please contact us - Coventry, Birmingham, Solihull, Sandwell, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Walsall
  • Be aged 19 years or over (D.O.B Must be on or before 01.09.2004)
  • Not in any other educational setting such as a College, University etc.
  • Have an English Qualification at Level 1 or above
  • Registered unemployed with the Job Shop/Centre
  • MUST have a current Category 'C' LGV and car driving licence
  • Have a Clear Criminal record
  • Have the right to work in the UK

All customers must attend the Awareness/Sign up session to enrol onto the course (depending on meeting all of the eligibility criteria)

The Job Shop

Monday to Friday, 9.30am (Thursdays 10.30am) to 4.30pm.

Address: West Orchards Way

Telephone: 024 7678 5740