We're closed on Monday 27 May

Our offices are closed on Monday 27 May for the Bank Holiday. Monday bin collections will happen as usual. Information about Bank Holiday bin collections →

Sandwell Connexions

This record is classed under Employment support.

Service Provider NameSandwell Connexions
ServiceStatutory careers guidance to young people aged 13-19 years.
Address1Sandwell Connexions
Address2One Stop Shop
Address3Oldbury Council House
Address4Freeth Street
TownOldbury
Post CodeB69 3DE
Where do they provide service from?We are based at the Council House's One Stop Shop Desk 26. Buses 3, 3A, 4, 4H, 4M, X7, 12, 12A, 13, 8 7, 122 will bring you to us! Other locations: We can also meet you at a location to suit you – we work at different centres across the borough.
Telephone0121 569 2955 or free phone 0800 358 4800
Emailsandwell_connexions@sandwell.gov.uk
Websitehttp://www.connexionssandwell.co.uk/
Area coveredBorough of Sandwell
Who is the service for?Connexions Sandwell gives statutory careers guidance to young people aged from 13-19 years (up to 25 years for people with additional needs) who either live or are educated in the Sandwell area. The service is delivered by Personal Advisers and Mentors who are highly qualified and experienced. The groups we work with include: those aged 16 and above who need help in finding suitable education, training or employment, those who have SEN, those who need extra support such as young parents, young carers, young offenders or those who are looked after, those who are elective Home Educated, and those with special educational needs. The service is free and impartial. We give information, advice and guidance that will help you to make informed decisions about your future. The range and depth of the support we give depends on need.
Referral routeBy calling Connexions Sandwell on 0121 569 2955 and asking for a Personal Adviser, we can start working with you.
Specific ethnic group?No
Summary of servicesThe service is free and impartial. We give information, advice and guidance that will help you to make informed decisions about your future.

The range and depth of the support we give depends on need. It may include:

One-to-one careers guidance
Group work
Discussion of all your options
Exploration of career ideas
Advice about Labour Market Information (LMI)
Help with learning and career plans
Support in moving forward

We also organise careers fairs and events regularly throughout the year.

To watch our video, 'Who Are Connexions?' copy and paste the following link into your web browser: https://youtu.be/B2HWc9q2Vxg


When are the services run?Monday to Friday.
Time detailsMonday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

We offer a drop in service – so no need to make an appointment. If we are busy you may have to wait a short time to speak to an Adviser.
RemitTo provide careers information, advice and guidance to 13 - 19 year olds in Sandwell.
Chargeable service?No
Total capacity of serviceNot applicable
Transport ProvidedNot applicable
CQC RegisteredNot applicable
Sandwell Approved ListNot applicable
Location
DisclaimerInclusion in this directory does not imply that Sandwell Council endorses the organisations and no responsibility is assumed for the information in their entries or their services. For terms and disclaimer see below. Directory last updated December 2017.

Search the directory:

Enter a word or phrase to search for. Use a comma to separate a list of words or phrases when you want to search for all of them e.g. short breaks, holidays, days out. Records will be shown that contain any of the words and/or the exact phrases you have listed.

Advanced search