Work, Learning and Volunteering

What are you looking for?

Ideas for life long learning and personal development

Learning isn't just about gaining qualifications. This section provides information about groups and classes across Gloucestershire that could enrich your life in a number of ways. Whether it's art classes or dance, languages or cookery, you could gain a new skill while socialising and making new friends.

Volunteering is also a great way stay to active, meet people and learn new skills or use old skills. You will find details of how to access volunteering opportunities and support to find the place which suits your individual needs.

You can also discover organisations that support and engage with people looking to find work in Gloucestershire. You will find information on how work can affect any benefits you receive and support with applying for jobs, access to computers and tips for interviews.


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The information on organisations within the Your Circle directory does not amount to an endorsement by Gloucestershire County Council of their services. Any use is at your own risk. Please check the organisation's qualifications and inspection reports where applicable. See Disclaimer for details.