Apprenticeships

Movement to Work

We'll give you the experience you need, so you can get the job you deserve

We working in partnership with several large employers to run a number of work experience programmes across the UK during 2018.

We’re offering two free, action-packed weeks of skills training, in partnership with Movement to Work, to build self-confidence and help prepare young people for work. We will give you the experience you need so you can get the job you deserve!

The duration of the work experience is generally 2 weeks and during the work experience at British Gas/Scottish Gas, you will gain an awareness of our products & services and have an opportunity to spend some time with a customer services team, plus shadow engineers installing and servicing heating products and energy systems. All participants will leave armed with work experience stories to use for future employment opportunities, either with Centrica or elsewhere.

What the work experience will include?

1. Site based work experience

  • Workshops
  • Call listening
  • Engineer visits
  • Facilities management (site H&S)
  • Volunteering

2. Volunteering

  • Planned local activities

3. Key skills development

  • Centrica overview
  • Workplace behaviours
  • Communication
  • Resilience

4. Recruitment skills

  • Presentation skills
  • Telephone interviews

Requirements

No qualification's required. Age range for the work experience programme is 16-30. For all programmes you must not be in employment, education or training,  with no unspent criminal convictions. The process starts with registering for a taster day where you meet some of our team, find out more about the programme and we find out more about you. At the taster day, we will select a number of people to join the 2- week programme.

 

Planned dates for 2018

Location

Taster day

 Start date

Location

Taster day

 Start date

Cardiff & Leeds

08/05/2018

14/05/2018

Glasgow

29/05/2018

04/06/2018

Manchester

22/05/2018

28/05/2018

Edinburgh

30/05/2018

04/06/2018

Leicester

29/05/2018

04/06/2018

Stockport

30/05/2018

04/06/2018

 

How to register

1. Email movementtowork@recruitmentsupport.co.uk to register your interest

2. Make sure you include your name, email address, postcode, contact number and age in the subject header, as well as 'Work Experience' and your location e.g. 'Work Experience, Leeds'.

3. One of our team will give you a call to discuss.

 

Find out more about our work experience programme here: MTW Video

For any questions about this fantastic programme email: movementtowork@recruitmentsupport.co.uk