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Career advice and training

The Xcite programme

Xcite is a free training and employment programme for people in Harrow. We provide a full range of support to help Harrow residents back into work.

We help you find work with emphasis on identifying and overcoming any barriers that are currently in your way. 

Talk to us about:

  • apprenticeships
  • improving your skills
  • job search
  • writing CVs and applications
  • performing at interviews
  • getting into construction
  • business mentoring
  • vocational skills

Virtual Employment Workshops 

Join our virtual employment workshops on Microsoft Teams every Thursday at 1.30pm.

Upcoming Virtual Workshops
Topic What is it about? Time Date
CV Workshop Learn how to create your own targeted CV 1:30pm 9th September 2021
Job Search Techniques Learn how to job search effectively 1:30pm 16th September 2021
Interviews The virtual tool kit in how to get conduct yourself in interviews  1:30pm 23rd September 2021
Applications Find out how to complete job applications 1:30pm 30th September 2021

To book your place in any of our workshops please email the Xcite team at [email protected].

Come and speak to an Xcite advisor

Outreach times and locations
Location Booking Time Date
Kenton Learning Centre, Kenton Pre-book appointment 10am - 4:00pm Mondays
Beacon Centre, Rayners Lane Drop in event 3:00pm - 5:00pm Thursday 9th September 2021
Harrow Library Pre-book appointment TBC TBC

To pre-book an appointment email the Xcite team at [email protected].

Workshop recordings

The Xcite workshops may be recorded for staff training and development. If you have any questions please email [email protected] or email your employment and skills advisor for information on how you can view recorded workshops.

Register for the Xcite Programme

The following documentation is required to register on the Xcite Programme:

  • proof of address (e.g. JSA letter, utility bill, bank statement or council tax bill)
  • proof of identity and right to work in the UK (British passport, birth certificate or other nationality passport with home office correspondence or stamp)

To register for Xcite you can email the Xcite team at [email protected].