CONNECTED – connecting people to information about jobs and training

new government website that links to a range of government services for job seekers, employers and people looking to train or retrain, including:

  • Further education and training options, including apprenticeship support 

  • Job vacancies from a wide range of sectors and targeted campaigns 

  • Careers advice and advice on how to get a job 

  • Advice on starting up a new business 

  • Wage subsidies and other COVID-19 economic and business support measures 

  • Government funded programmes 

As well as the website, there is a Connected phone line (0800 264 737) and physical Connected locations operating in 35 of MSD’s employment-focused sites around the country and the three Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment Jobs and Skills Hubs.