Career advice

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Improve your skills, your job and your future – let us show you how:

  • produce a winning CV
  • skills diagnosis
  • voluntary work
  • application form filling
  • job search techniques
  • learning or training
  • labour market information
  • college course

If you are aged 20+ come and see a National Careers Service Employment & Skills Adviser.

To book an appointment, see the library staff or call 020 7361 3010.  For advice on learning and work, call 0800 100 900 or visit the National Careers Service website.

  • Chelsea Library, Fridays 10am to 4.30pm
  • Kensington Central Library, Community Space on the ground floor
    Mondays 10am to 4.30pm

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What is a National Careers Service advice session?

A National Careers Service advisor will help you with producing a winning CV, application form filling, job search techniques, learning or training, labour market information and college courses.

Who can book for the sessions?

The advice sessions are open to people of 20 years of age and above.

When are the sessions held?

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The sessions are held on Mondays and Fridays.

What are the times?

Mondays 10am to 4.30pm at Kensington Central Library

Fridays 10am to 4.30pm at Chelsea Library

How long does a session last?

Each session lasts between 30 to 45 minutes.

Can people make more than one appointment?


In consultation with the advisor, customers will be able to book follow-up appointments provided there are free slots.

Where are the sessions held?

The sessions are held in the Community Space at Kensington Central Library and in the Walker Room at Chelsea Library.

How to book?

Booking sheets are kept in Chelsea Reference Library and Kensington Central Reference Library.
Or call Librariesline on 020 7361 3010