Are you leaving the Services and unsure which direction to take? Are you struggling to find rewarding work and looking for an exciting career change?
The Change Gear programme has been designed specifically for people like you. We recognise the unique skills you have to offer and aim to ensure you receive the support you deserve to make the change into your new career.
Developed in consultation with ex-service men and women, this programme from SkillsActive aims to help you transition from the Services to civilian life with confidence, knowing that you can access practical support, advice and training solutions from experts in the field.
We aim to support those looking for an active and exciting career to understand the opportunities available in the sport, health & fitness, outdoors, caravan, hair & beauty, and playwork industries.
The Change Gear programme can help you:
- Decide if working in sport and active leisure is right for you
- Discover the job roles others from the Services have successfully moved into
- Make the most of your unique skills and use these to help your career progression
- Gain independent, unbiased, professional advice on which is the best training to meet your needs
- Ensure you get value for money for training to help you succeed
Attend our FREE Employment and Training Fair for Veterans and Services Personnel on 8 March 2012 to discover more >
Take the first step towards your new career
Attend an Explore Sport workshop to discover more about the options available, with opportunities to network with training providers and employers.
Get the most for your money with a programme combining career advice, training support and employment opportunities. SkillsActive has strong industry links and can help you access quality training to suit YOUR needs, smoothing your transition into your new career.
With hundreds of different job roles and opportunities ranging from part-time work to owning your own business, sport and active leisure is an ideal sector for those looking for a challenging and rewarding career. Allow us to support you with finding the right fit for your career aspirations – our expert knowledge of industry job roles and national network of quality assured training providers means we can offer you the best advice on the training you need to succeed in your dream job.