Start your future

Employability in Retail Kent

Do you want to work in Retail or do you need skills to get ahead and get a job?

Then why not join the Start Your Future event!


  • Run by industry experts, the course is as dynamic and creative as the industry.
  • Develop and understand employability skills such as reliability and effectiveness.
  • Develop your confidence in applying for jobs and job interviews.

Who is the course for?

A day for anyone looking for a career in retail to help gain the skills, attitude and confidence to secure sustainable employment.

How long is the course?

One day from 10am to 2pm.

Workshops in:

  • CV Writing.
  • Interview Techniques.
  • Employability skills.

What can I do after the course?

  • Job search with confidence.
  • Interview with confidence.
  • Have the tools to become a good employee.

What qualifications and experience do I need?

  • No qualifications or experience necessary
  • All you need is a desire to work and a hunger to succeed

How do I book?

  • Places are limited so call The Learning Shop today on 01322 624455


t: 01322 624455

For the course detail pdf click here.

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  • Annual Bluewater Jobs Fair host
  • Dartford Business Awards - judge and sponsor 
  • ABC Awards, Showcase Centre Award 2012 for Retail and Fashion Retail qualifications.
  • The National Skills Academy's Rising Star award - Retail Learner of the Year 2012,  Rickie Strevens’ – Mr Simms Old Sweet Shoppe Finalist
  • The Hi5 award, held at Westminster Kingsway College London – 14th March 2011
  • Enhancing the Bluewater Apprenticeship Scheme with Moodle & E Learning” awarded to Laura Lewis and Ben Gay
  • International Council of Shopping Centers Solal Marketing Awards held in Istanbul, Turkey - 8th April 2011
  • ICSC Foundation European Community Support Award
  • BCSC Purple Apple Marketing Awards - London - 19 May 2011
  • Community Relations – Bluewater/ The Learning Shop
  • Kent County Councils Celebration of Learning award – 11th July 2011
  • For Retail - Janette Susans
  • The National Skills Academy's Rising Star award - Retail Learner of the Year - 14th September 2011 Janette Susan’s finalist