The Salford area includes the city of Salford itself, as well as the towns of Salford, Eccles, Swinton, Pendlebury, Walkden and Irlam. Cultural icons within the area include Ordsall Hall and Salford Lads’ Club, as well as the Quays which features the Lowry, Imperial War Museum North and MediaCityUK. There are also plenty of parks and open spaces across the area.
Salford is an extremely popular destination for businesses across a range of sectors. Find out more about all these employers, and local training providers, here on GMACS.
Learn about training providers in Salford
See some of the training providers you could study with in Salford. Why not explore what courses they offer to see what’s available in your area?
See the top jobs in Salford
This quick list shows the top occupations across Salford. Do any of these sound like something you’d like to do?
- Admin assistant
- Teaching assistant
- Customer service
- Personal carer
Find careers events near you
Discover helpful and informative careers events in Salford and the nearby areas.
Learn about the top skills in Salford
These skills are the top 5 required skills across Salford. You might already have some of these or could start a course to boost your skillset.
- Customer service
- Microsoft Office
- Project management
Discover local opportunities and support
See some opportunities to get work experience or brush up on your skills here on GMACS.
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Learn about Our Pass
In Salford, 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.