Free services for residents

Skills for employment

Skills for employment helps those who are long term unemployed or have limited recent work experience.

Personal learning mentors will open up opportunities to give you the best chance of moving into employment.

Career Advancement Service

Help to make the most of your skills and get the job you’ve always wanted.

Jobs boards, fairs and clubs

Get right to the heart of the local job market with the Get Oldham Working online Jobs Board, twice-yearly jobs fairs and specialist employer events.

Get help writing your CV and apply for jobs with local job clubs across the Borough.


Our paid traineeship is open to any Oldham resident who is over 16 and has been unemployed for 6 months.


We can help you find an apprenticeship in Oldham. Open to all age groups whatever your prior level of education.


Free services to business


Advertise jobs, apprenticeships and work experience via our social media channels, email updates and the Oldham Jobs Board.

Recruitment support

We have employer engagement officers ready to help your business find the right person for you. We can help with pre-screening the right people for the position at your business.