Employment Events

Careers in Sandwell

Tuesday 30 October from 2pm until 6pm in the chamber at the Council House in Freeth Street, Oldbury. Everyone from any age group is welcome to go along. There's no need to reserve a place, just come along on the day.
Advisors from the council’s employment and skills team, Connexions and Sandwell Adult and Family Learning will be on hand to provide information about apprenticeships available with the council, jobs with local employers and training courses to help people into work.

Do you want to work as a dry liner or plasterer? 

This 4-week course starting in October will give you everything you need to get off to a flying start! In addition to a level 1 in plastering or dry lining you'll also gain your CSCS card; Asbestos Awareness; Manual Handling and Health and Safety training. Call 0121 569 2099 or email enquiries_recruitment@sandwell.gov.uk to book your place on to the next information session 

Are you looking for an apprenticeship in construction?

Come to our weekly workshop where you can get advice on how to find an employer, gain work experience and start a career in the trade you want. Contact enquiries_recruitment@sandwell.gov.uk or 0121 569 2099 to book your place 

Weekly job clubs- drop in unless otherwise stated

Cradley Heath

Library - Monday 2-4.30pm


Council House - desk 30 Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
Jack Judge House - Monday by request: please email enquiries_recruitment@sandwell.gov.uk for an appointment
Langley Library - Wednesday 2-4pm by request please email enquiries_recruitment@sandwell.gov.uk


NHS Learning Works, Unett Street B66 3SY - Tuesday 9.30-12.30
Ron Davies Centre, Balllot Street B66 3HH - Tuesday 1-4pm
Brasshouse Community Centre, Brasshouse Lane B66 1BA - Wednesday 1-3pm 


Bangladeshi Women's Association (Tipton Muslim Centre), Wellington Road - Tuesday 9.30am-4pm
Jubilee Park Community Centre, Powis Avenue - Tuesday 9am- 4pm
Great Bridge Library - Wednesday 2.30-4.30pm


Library - Monday 2-4pm 
Friar Park Children's Centre, Dorsett Road - Wednesday 10am-12pm

West Bromwich

SWEDA, Church Street B70 8RP - Tuesday 10am-12.30pm; 1.30-4.30pm 
Indoor Market Stall 2a - Friday- 11am-3.30pm

Yew Tree  

Yew Tree Community Centre - Monday 3-5pm

For more information on any of these events or general information on how we can help find that new job please email enquiries_recruitment@sandwell.gov.uk