About Us

 

Who are Connexions Sandwell?

 

Connexions Sandwell gives statutory careers guidance to young people who live or are educated in the Sandwell area. *

We work with young people aged from 13-19 years – up to 25 years for people with Special Educational Needs (SEND). 

The service is free and impartial.

 

We give information, advice and guidance that helps young people make informed decisions about their future.

The service is delivered by highly qualified and experienced Personal Advisers and Mentors.

 

We work with young people who:

  • Need help in finding suitable education, training or employment
  • With SEND
  • Need extra support. This includes young parents, young carers, young offenders or those who are looked after
  • Are elective Home Educated but please contact Attendance & Prosecution first
  • Attend ‘The Meadows Sports College’, ‘The Westminster School’, ‘The Brades Lodge’ and Short Stay Schools (Pupil Referral Units) 

 

The range and depth of the support we give depends on need. It can include:

  • One-to-one careers guidance
  • Group work
  • Exploration of career ideas and options
  • Advice about Labour Market Information (LMI)
  • Help with learning and career plans
  • Support in moving forward

 

We run Careers Fairs and Events  through the year.

 

We are part of Sandwell MBC and work in partnership with other local services.

We very much support the councils aims to encourage Sandwell residents to Keep on Learning after the age of 16 years

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* Check with your school, academy, college or training provider if Connexions Sandwell delivers the    careers service there.

 

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Want to speak to one of our friendly team?

Get in Touch

Find Us

One Stop Shop, Oldbury Council House, Freeth Street, Oldbury, B69 3DB


Call Us

Call: 07917174735
or

07917174702 (Tues/Weds/Thurs)


Email Us

sandwell_connexions@sandwell.gov.uk

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