Scunthorpe- Free Advice, Help Finding Jobs, Activities and Useful Information

Find information for Scunthorpe on free computer usage, help finding work, free activities, free legal advice, local events and more!

Employment Support – Help Finding Work and Apprenticeships In Scunthorpe

Northlinks
(If you are looking for a job and want help finding work or looking to progress your career, then Action Station from Northlinks.gov.uk can provide you with employment support. They can also help you with CV’s, job applications and mock interviews.)
Tel: 01724 297000
Go to website, here: Action Station Website.

Apprenticeships and Traineeships
If you are looking for Apprenticeships or Traineeships then Northlinks’ Action Station can help you with this.
Tel: 01724 297000
Go to website, here: Action Station Website.

Jobs, Apprenticeships, Traineeships and Qualifications

McArthur Dean
If you are unemployed you can get support with finding work, Apprenticeships or Traineeships from McArthur Dean. They will provide you with employment support including support with CV, job application, mock interviews as well as with gaining qualifications.
Telephone (Scunthorpe): 01724 848382
Go to website, here: McArthur Dean Website.

Apprenticeships and Traineeships For Youths from 16-18 and for Adults 19 and Over

If you are a school or college leaver between the ages of 16-18 or an adult who is 19 or over, you can get support from McArthur Dean to find Apprenticeships, Traineeships or jobs.
Telephone (Scunthorpe): 01724 848382
Go to website, here: McArthur Dean Website.

Courses At Adult Education And Community Learning

For a range of courses including IT, Maths, English and Business Administration go to North Lincolnshire’s Adult Education and Community Learning, here: Adult and Community Learning.

Volunteering

North Lincolnshire Alliance Volunteer Hub
If you would like to volunteer, you can contact the North Lincolnshire Alliance Volunteer Hub.
Telephone: 01724 297000
Go to the website, here: North Lincolnshire Alliance Volunteer Hub.

National Apprenticeships

You can also search for Apprenticeships on the GOV.UK site, here: Find an Apprenticeship.

Free Courses To Learn New Skills or Change Jobs

The National Careers Service provides free courses for you to learn new skills or if you want to change your job. Get more information, here: The National Careers Service.

Advice On Work

ACAS, provides free advice on work and work related matters such as redundancies, dismissals and sick pay. For more information, go here: Advice from ACAS.

Food Bank

Scunthorpe Food Bank
(If you are struggling for food, go to the Scunthorpe Food Bank. They have a number of locations for you to access.
Contact: 07731 321 896
Go to website, here: Scunthorpe Food Bank.

(If you are in financial difficulties and you live in England or Wales, call the national helpline free, on: 0808 208 2138)
If you need financial advice do to hardship, call Help Through Hardship, free on: 07905 820 537

Free Courses In Scunthorpe

English ESOL Lessons

For English ESOL classes, go here for more information. English ESOL Lessons.

Free Computer Usage, IT Training and WiFi Access

Community Hubs
Community Hubs provide free computer usage, IT training and access to the public. Get more information, here: Community Hubs.

Free Computer Usage, IT Training and WiFi at Libraries

Get free usage of a computer or WiFi (if you have your own laptop, tablet or phone) at a number of libraries in Scuntthorpe. You can use the computer for emailing, internet, preparing presentations, editing pictures and more. You can also do free scanning. You can find your local library, here: Find Your Local Library.

Computer Tuition

If you want to learn computers, there are lots of fee computer courses available here: IT and Computer Courses.

Free Advice In Scunthorpe

Free Advice On Money, Debt and Legal Matters

Citizens Advice, provides free advice including money, debt, consumer, law and immigration advice. Go to their website, here: Citizens Advice North Lincolnshire.

Fee Money and Benefit Advice

Get free money and benefit advice from MoneyHelper, here: MoneyHelper Free Adivce.

Free Benefits Advice

You can get free advice on Benefits from Turn 2 Us, here: Turn 2 Us Free Benefits Advice.

Advice on Homelessness

Homeless Service Scunthorpe
If you are homeless or in risk of becoming homeless, get advice in Scunthorpe.
Telephone: 01724 297000
Go to website, here: Homeless Service Scunthorpe.

Housing Advice

If you need advice on housing, go to the Housing Advice Team in North Lincolnshire.
Telephone: 01724 297000
Go to website, here: Housing Advice Team.

Domestic Abuse

If you need advice and support with domestic abuse adn sexual violence in North and North East Lincolnshire, go to the Blue Door for advice.
Telephone – Helpline: 0800 197 47 87: Office Number: 01724 841 947
Go to website, here: Advice on Domestic Abuse.

The Oswald Road Medical Centre
For support for victims and perpetrators of abuse to The Oswald Road Medical Centre for information, here: Advice on Abuse.

Supporting For Residents With Mental Health

For support with mental health, go to the North Lincolnshire Community Mental Health Team website, here: Support With Mental Health.

Support For Residents With Learning Difficulties And Disabilities

For support with conditions and disabilities in North Lincolnshire, go here: Support with conditions and disabilities.

Free Legal Advice

For free legal advice go to Citizens Advice in Scunthorpe, here: Citizens Advice North Lincolnshire.

You can also get more information here from Free Legal Advice Scunthorpe: Legal Advice Scunthorpe.

Activities In Scunthorpe

Here are some activities available in Scunthorpe.

North Lincolnshire Museum


For a free day out visit the North Lincolnshire Museum. For more information, go here: North Lincolnshire Museum.

The Visual Arts Centre

See at exhibition at The Visual Arts Centre. Get more information, here: The Visual Arts Centre.

Kingsway Local Nature Reserve

For more information on Kingsway Local Nature Reserve, go here: Kingsway Local Nature Reserve.

Upcoming Events In Scunthorpe

Here are some events and upcoming events in Scunthorpe.

All Events Site Scunthorpe

Check out upcoming events in Scunthorpe, here: Events in Scunthorpe.

Up Coming Events From North Lincolnshire Council

Check out some upcoming events on the Northlinks.gov.uk website, here: Upcoming events North Lincolnshire Council.

Additional Information

If you need help paying your energy bills, read our article, here: Help With Energy Bills.