Brighton based help with finding work and training or retraining

What people say about us

Participants in Your retirement:Your choice

“A wide range of topics, very good resources that will enable me to follow up my interests.”

“I’ve already recommended it to many of my friends. Chris and Debra were excellent facilitators.”

“Very enjoyable, seems to cover most of what is to come in retirement.”

Department for Work & Pensions (DWP)

“The course content was tailored and the delivery was engaging and customers responded well.”

“Overall delivery and presentation of the course was excellent … it was clear that good preparation had taken place and that presenters had good experience and knowledge.”

“Thanks or inviting me today … I really enjoyed he way you used all the different techniques to keep it interesting.”

“Serious points about interview skills were put over in a very engaging way … I was able to speak informally to several delegates during breaks who told me that they had enjoyed the course and had learned from it …”

The delegates came from a varied background of different previous jobs and the delivery of the course recognises the different needs that they have … a very positive experience for our JCP customers.”

“… the course is very popular with Brighton and Hove JCP advisors to make referrals to.”

Local authorities

“I am in touch to say a big thank you! I have had feedback from the apprentices who attended and they were delighted with your input and help on converting their skills into tangible assets for employers in the future … the quality of your input sounds first class and I am very grateful. Very happy to recommend you to others.”

“On behalf of everyone can I just say what a fantastic, useful day. Feedback was brilliant – so thank you very much indeed. We were lucky to have you and it has made a huge difference I’m sure.”


“The most useful employment course I have been on.”

“Very well structured with brilliant invaluable modules and handouts to match.  Excellent opportunity to hear other’s experiences and suggestions in a safe environment, a complete revelation. Useful workshop run by two knowledgeable and lovely facilitators.”

“Has been more motivating and interesting than any other course I have been on.”

“Very professional – treated delegates with respect and dignity.  Have learned an awful lot – guest speaker was inspirational.”

“Feel more confident, less fearful about finding a job and now more focused on what I need to do.”

“Both Deana and Debra are extremely knowledgeable, friendly and supportive.  I have found their advice extremely helpful.  They made us all feel comfortable, were understanding and enthusiastic. Course was well worth doing.”

“I believe this type of course puts you in a much stronger position to secure employment.”

Staff facing redundancy

“Thanks so much – I am over the moon about the new job! Could not have done it without the expert advice and support from Lynne – she has been fantastic.”

“I wanted to say thanks for today. You really helped make me feel more positive and gave me some ideas for both my CV and for things I can be doing!”

Undergraduates planning their placement year

“I did an interview last week and have finally got a placement and I’m going to start in August. I would like to thank you for helping me towards this success.”

“Really helpful meeting … Lynne is really great at what she does and I just wanted to take the time to endorse her.”

Young people planning their careers

“Thank you so much for your help and for having confidence in me …”

“Thank you very much for your email. It was really inspiring to hear that you think I’m doing the right thing. Your support has been very helpful to me over the last couple of months …”

“I wanted to thank you for the motivation you gave me during our talk.”

“I must tell you all the good news that he has got an apprenticeship with a finance firm. Anyway he is really pleased as he gets about £100 a week and day release to go to college for a year for starters. He started work there at the beginning of August and so far it has been a very good experience.”