Getting a job

Getting a job

Get help to find a job or prepare for an interview. Whether you need help to create a CV and gain confidence in interview techniques or need smart interview clothes to help you look good and feel great, there’s plenty of help available in Bolton.

CV and interview help

The Well – Job Club

Farnworth Baptist Church, Trafford Street, Farnworth, BL4 7PQ

If you are unemployed and looking for work, then CAP Job Club could help you.

CAP Job Club is a place to meet with other job seekers, share tips and tricks on CVs, applications, interviews and much more in a non-threatening (supportive) environment. We support with;

  • Access to a computer and internet and for those who are not confident on computers, our volunteers will help you through your online job search
  • Help you with your CV, application forms and help you prepare for interview
  • Offer structured work experience and a range of on-line courses to help you get back into work

A time of unemployment can be a time of serious stress, especially with the pressure of others weighing on you. Work Club is a group of people who get together to help each other find work. No pressure. No judgement.

WorkClub is open on Tuesday and Friday mornings from 10am until 12pm. Just drop in, no appointment needed.


Visit the Farnworth Baptist Church website to find out more about the support they provide.

Bolton at Home

Bolton at Home have a range of free courses to support you into work including:

  • Confidence Building
  • Be confident Applying for Jobs
  • One day First Aid courses 
  • One day Health and Safety course 

Find out more about their customer training programme on the Bolton at Home website.

The Bolton at Home Working Wardrobe programme provides support with CVs including a Guide to CVs and a CV checklist

National Careers Service

National Careers Service provide careers information, advice and guidance. They can help you to make decisions on learning, training and work at all stages in your career.

Get personalised careers advice and information on all aspects of your career including:

  • Making career choices
  • Getting a job (including help with CVs and job applications)
  • Progressing your career

Call 0800 100 900 to speak to an adviser or visit the National Careers Website to use their webchat service

Help with interview clothes


Working Wardrobe

Bolton at Home’s Working Wardrobe will help interviewees make the best possible first impression so they're successful in getting that job by offering:

  • ​suitable interview attire,
  • sector-specific mock interviews and feedback (available in person or remotely),
  • one to one interview preparation (available in person or remotely),
  • and other tailored employment support

To find out more visit the Bolton at Home Working Wardrobe page. 

Help to get online and complete job applications


Bolton Library and Museum Services Digital Help

Bolton Library and Museum Services offer free one to one support for people who need help to get online and use their devices.

The support is delivered by a network of Digital Helpers who have undertaken training to be able to support you with a variety of needs. So whether it's the very basics of getting started to use a device or attaching documents to emails and online shopping they're there to help!

To book a session, contact us on via the details below.


Download the Digital Support leaflet for further information about help available. 

Support into work 

Support into work