Need help preparing for the next step in your career?

The Opportunity Bridge gives you exclusive access to great local employers, matching you with jobs that suit your skills and interests.

We’ll be with you every step of the way, providing support with…

 

Presentation skills

Focusing on employability, CV writing & interview preparation to present your very best self virtually, in person or in writing.

Career coaching

One-to-one career coaching aligned to your skills, interests & talents.

Confidence building

Learn how to “sell” your qualities and talent to future employers.

Personal development

Get to know your personality, strengths, learning style and how to develop them further to support your future.

Interactive workshops

On communication, interpersonal skills, adaptability, problem solving, teamwork, creative thinking & leadership.

Experience in the workplace

You'll receive mentoring, work experience & job shadowing with our employers of choice who are dedicated to helping young people reach their potential.

Masterclasses from experts

Learn more about the sectors and jobs you can work in at amazing organisations right here in Lancashire.

Community Hub

A place to find life skills support, peer interactions, top tips, help and advice.

How does it work?

1. SIGN UP

Complete our quick, online form to register.

2. ALL ABOUT YOU

We'll work with you to uncover your skills, strengths & talents to help us find the most suitable jobs for you.

3. GET EMPLOYABILITY READY

Work on your presentation skills, confidence building, personal development and much more to make sure you're ready to showcase your skills to employers.

4. LAUNCH YOUR CAREER

Find a job with a great local employer that's totally suited to your skills and personality.

Ready to kickstart your career?

The Opportunity Bridge is completely FREE and available to anybody who is…

  • Aged 17-30
  • Already in a job or,
  • In education or training including:
    • A degree
    • An apprenticeship
    • A Levels or vocational courses

The Opportunity Bridge was created in partnership with:

BLACKBURN COLLEGE

Blackburn Youth Zone