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Career Guidance and Support available through New Horizons

St Helens Chamber ’ s Career Guidance team is encouraging local unemployed people to take advantage of the range of free support on offer , including the New Horizons Project .
The New Horizons project aims to remove barriers to employment and education opportunities for local people across the Liverpool City Region . The programme aims to support people through raising aspirations , developing confidence and skills , and raising awareness of pathways into employment .
Clients on the programme are supported by St Helens Chamber ’ s team of qualified Careers Advisers who can offer advice and guidance in a range of areas .
Careers Advisers can also match attendees up with relevant free short courses , provide CV writing , interview support and much more during one to one appointments .
Free training courses run regularly , and make a great addition to any CV . Courses include :
• AAT Accountancy
• Business Admin
• Customer Service
• Construction
• Digital Marketing
• Food Safety
• Health and Safety
• Health and Social Care
• Warehousing
• Plus , many more
Taking part in the New Horizons programme and any training courses is completely free of charge for residents of the Liverpool City Region , who are aged 19 +.
Whichever route attendees choose , they will benefit from free and impartial careers advice and will have access to the support they need to get into work .
To find out more about the New Horizons programme , or St Helens Chamber ’ s range of free short courses visit https :// www . sthelenschamber . com / startingpoint / or call on 01744 698800 .
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