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Helping you get on in work and life


The National Careers Service provides personalised careers information, advice, and guidance services to all adults via individual and group face-to-face sessions, over the telephone, through digital and social media platforms.

Adviza is the Prime Contractor for the South West and Oxfordshire Region covering Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire.

We support you to: 

  • Identify your skills
  • Explore your career options
  • Search for jobs, courses and training
  • Understand the job market
  • Develop an action plan
  • Write a CV to impress employers
  • Succeed at interviews
  • Build your confidence

A helpline is available (telephone, webchat, email and text message) for anyone aged 13 and over.  Adults aged 19+ (or 18 year old Jobcentre Plus customers) needing more support may be eligible for a free, face-to-face appointment in Jobcentre Plus offices and a range of community venues. 

For more information go to the National Careers Service website 
or phone the National Careers Helpline on 0800 100 900 (8am - 10pm, 7 days a week).
You can also Chat online.

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