Welcome to the Jobcast
The Jobcast is our brand new employability podcast where we will be sharing advice to help you get your next job. Join Dan and Francesca on the second Tuesday of every month for careers chat, special guests and much more!
Listen below and on our YouTube Channel
Episode 6: Community and Volunteering (June 2021)
To celebrate Month of Community 2021, we’re talking about what the word community means to us. We’re also joined by Annie from Communicare in Southampton to discuss volunteering and how it can help people to move towards employment.
Episode 5: PATH Perinatal Mental Health (May 2021)
This month we’re talking about our involvement in the PATH project, a new project which aims to raise awareness and reduce stigma around Perinatal Mental Health. We’re also joined by Mark Williams and Sandra Igwe who talk to us about their experiences of parenthood and employment.
Find out more about PATH: https://path-perinatal.eu/uk/tackling-mental-health-stigma
Mark’s website: https://www.reachingoutpmh.co.uk/
Sandra’s website: https://www.themotherhoodgroup.com/
PATH – PerinAtal menTal Health – is part of the Interreg VA 2Seas programme and receives funding from the European Regional Development Fund.
Episode 4: Mental Health at Work (13th April 2021)
This month we’re joined by Sam, Aaron and Alice from Steps2Wellbeing and we discuss mental health and work. Steps2Wellbeing is a free, confidential NHS service for to people aged 18+. They offer a range of different types of treatment for people experiencing problems with low mood/depression, anxiety or stress. Find out more about Steps2Wellbeing: www.steps2wellbeing.co.uk/
Episode 3: National Careers Week (2nd March 2021)
In this month’s episode:
We have a Careers Conversation to mark National Careers Week 2021, sharing our thoughts on:
Can you turn a hobby into a career?
What new jobs will exist in the future?
What’s the difference between and job and a career?
Episode 2: National Apprenticeships Week (9th February 2021)
In our second episode:
- Find out about Apprenticeships
- Jodi from the Solent Apprenticeship Hub answers your questions
- We talk about our experiences of being apprentices
Episode 1: Young Adults Employment Hub (12th January 2021)
In this episode:
- Find out about Southampton’s new Young Adults Employment Hub
- Hear our plans for The Jobcast
- January Career Tip of the Month – SMART Goals
Is there a subject you would like us to cover in our podcast? Maybe you want to share your experiences or get some advice? You can also put questions to our special guests every month. So if you’ve got any feedback, questions or suggestions, get in touch:
Text: 07811 165534
Tweet us: @sotoncareers