Bury

About Bury

To the north of Greater Manchester, the Bury area is centred around the town of Bury, but also includes towns like Radcliffe and Prestwich. There’s lots of art and culture around Bury, as well as great shopping in Bury Market, high streets, and shopping centres. Bury also has plenty of green spaces filled with trails and footpaths to explore.

Bury is a bustling economic area, with a huge number of employers and businesses in the area. There’s also a wide variety of training providers you could study with. Explore everything that’s going on in Bury right here on GMACS.

Meet the top employers in Bury

See the biggest employers in Bury – just click through to see their jobs pages. Getting to know these employers could inspire you about your future career or help you to make decisions about what to study.

Learn about training providers in Bury

See some of the training providers you could study with in Bury. Why not explore what courses they offer to see what’s available in your area?

Bury College

 

Holy Cross College

 

Bury College

 

Holy Cross College

 

See the top jobs in Bury

This quick list shows the top occupations across Bury. Do any of these sound like something you’d like to do?

 

  1. Nurse
  2. Teaching assistant
  3. Personal carer
  4. Admin assistant
  5. Customer service

    Find careers events near you

    Discover helpful and informative careers events in Bury and the nearby areas.

    Reform Radio Course: Taster Session

    Reform Radio Course: Taster Session

    Date: 18/08/2022
    Length of session: 12:30pm - 2:30pm
    Suitable for: Those aged 19-30 & unemployed

    If you are aged 19-30 and based near Manchester city centre, head down to Reform on August 18th between 12:30 – 2:30 PM for a taster day.
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    Bury Careers Event

    Bury Careers Event

    Date: 28/09/2022
    Length of session: 3:30pm - 7pm
    Suitable for: Year 10+11

    Bury Careers Event is a free event for year 10 and 11 pupils (and their parents/carers) to meet colleges, universities, apprenticeship providers and employers and find out more about the whole range of opportunities available after school and college.
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    Learn about the top skills in Bury

    These skills are the top 5 required skills across Bury. You might already have some of these or could start a course to boost your skillset.

     

    1. Teaching
    2. Customer service
    3. Mental health expertise
    4. Microsoft Office
    5. Sales

      Discover local opportunities and support

      See some opportunities to get work experience or brush up on your skills here on GMACS.

      Preparing For Your Future Free Online Course

      Preparing For Your Future Free Online Course

      The Preparing For Your Future course is a free online course aimed at those aged between 14 and 16. It’s designed to help you build skills and careers confidence. This totally free online programme has 5 different courses for you to complete. All about you You, your...

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      Journey To Work Free Online Course

      Journey To Work Free Online Course

      The Young Professional Journey to Work virtual learning programme is a free learning tool for young people aged 17-19. Developed by Youth Employment UK, this free online course helps you build skills and careers confidence. There are 8 free modules that you can do at...

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      Reform Radio Course

      Reform Radio Course

      This course will see you learn the ins and outs of what it means to be part of a Radio Production team. Throughout the two weeks, you will alternate between presenter and producer roles, developing skills in music software, script writing and public speaking, as well...

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      Learn about Our Pass

      In Bury, aged 16-18 and looking for a cheap way to get around? Our Pass gets you free bus travel, discounted metro tickets and access to exclusive discounts.