Recruitment support

We can help businesses recruit the best people by:

  • Assisting with the development of job descriptions and personal specifications
  • Promoting vacancies on our website and with potential candidates
  • Providing rooms and premises to conduct recruitment and training activities
  • Training potential candidates prior to interview and job start
  • Matching candidates to vacancies from a pool of eligible and suitable skill candidates
  • Save screening time by supporting with online applications
  • Helping with shortlisting and interviewing candidates
  • Assisting with effective staff induction
  • Providing short work placements and trials for select candidates

Business development

  • World Host Customer Service Training to improve customer service, sales, and the value of tourism
  • Guide to Successful Retailing programme covering planning and finance; sales and marketing; and buying and visual merchandising (Skills shop network)
  • Digital High Street Skills including digital marketing, social media, and on-line business development.
  • Networking and collaboration opportunities

Skills support

We will help businesses develop workforce skills by offering:

  • High quality vocational qualifications at all levels
  • Apprenticeships
  • Compliance training (e.g. health and safety, food safety, etc.)
  • Leadership and management courses and qualifications
  • Retail and hospitality conferences and workshops

If you are looking to work in the retail and hospitality industries

We can help you with the following:

  • Career information, advice and guidance.
  • Developing effective CVs and applications.
  • On-line job applications.
  • Interview skills.
  • Boosting employability, including confidence building and interpersonal skills.
  • Providing national and industry recognised courses and qualifications.

We can offer customised support for jobseekers through our Candidate Support Officer. To arrange a meeting with one of our team please complete call on 01274 432605.

We also offer on-line information about careers and local vacancies in retail and hospitality businesses.

Courses can be delivered in traditional classroom setting, or at the employer’s premises. Many short courses are available on line. For course options please go to (in here we need a link to the training offer)

We can offer bespoke support for each business through our Employer Engagement Officers. To arrange a meeting with one of our team please contact us in one of the following ways:

Telephone: 01274 432605

Our address

Where you can find us

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01274 432605


St Peter’s House, 1 Forster Square, Bradford, BD1 4TY

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