Rochdale

About Rochdale

Set to the north of Greater Manchester, the borough of Rochdale includes the town of Rochdale alongside Heywood, Middleton, and Littleborough. There’s also lots of smaller villages set in the beautiful countryside around the area. Rochdale has a thriving cultural sector, with lots of nightlife, shopping, and hospitality.

Find out more about some of the top employers and training providers in Rochdale right here on GMACS.

Meet the top employers in Rochdale

See the biggest employers in Rochdale – 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 Rochdale

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

Cardinal Langley Roman Catholic High School

 

Hopwood Hall College

 

Rochdale Sixth Form College

 

Cardinal Langley Roman Catholic High School

 

Hopwood Hall College

 

Rochdale Sixth Form College

 

See the top jobs in Rochdale

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

 

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

        Find careers events near you

        Discover helpful and informative careers events in Rochdale 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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        Learn about the top skills in Rochdale

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

         

        1. Customer service
        2. Teaching
        3. Microsoft Office
        4. Sales
        5. Admin/clerical

                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 Rochdale, 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.