If you have a provisional or full UK driving licence - we've got just the job for you!

Working for Getir as an E-motorcycle rider could be the exciting new opportunity you have been looking for.

At Getir, you will be part of the launch team of one of the fastest-growing mobile-commerce businesses in Europe.

Job benefits include:

  • E-motorcycle, E-motorcycle training, Insurance and equipment provided by us - just bring yourself to work!
  • Earn a minimum of £10/hour + up to £90 a week in bonus + tips from our customers
  • Earn up to £600 in signing on bonuses in the first 8 weeks
  • Full time (40hrs) and part time (20hrs) opportunities
  • Paid 28 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Work in your neighbourhood
  • Staff discount of 10% so you can do your grocery shopping too!
  • Your own space - restroom and canteen with tea and coffee
  • Progression within the company
  • 3% pension contribution post 3 months
  • Training, support and opportunities for career development
  • Starting date ASAP

The sooner you start your training, the sooner you can start earning!

Please Note: If you don’t have a provisional licence, you could still join the Getir team, using one of the company’s e-bikes.

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Sow & Grow – Get Ready To Grow

Course Aims

Have you got green fingers? Do you know a weed from a plant? Join this exciting new course which will teach you all you need to know about sowing and upkeeping a garden or other green space. The course aims to give you a sound basis for garden planning, planting and upkeep. By the end of the course you will know how to sow and propagate plants, how to plan garden borders, care for houseplants, identify plants and weeds and even make a bug hotel or learn to cook from herbs or vegetables you might grow!

Course Length
21 guided learning hours over 7 weeks. Takes place on Friday’s between 10.15-13.15.

Who Is This Course For?
This course is for you if you wish to learn and improve your gardening skills and learn the basics of sowing, growing and upkeeping a garden or other green space as well as to support you with your health & wellbeing and looking for employment in the green sector.

Will I Gain Any Qualifications?
No. You will gain a BAES certificate of attendance.

Do I Need Any Prior Knowledge, Skills or Qualifications?
You don’t need any prior knowledge but an interest in gardening and a willingness to learn are important.

Course Content
By the end of the course learners will ….
• Understand about Health and Safety in the garden.
• Be able to mulch and compost soil.
• Harvest seeds and sow and propagate plants.
• Be able to prune and deadhead plants.
• Know how to look after houseplants.
• Create a winter herb basket.
• Companion planting e.g. making a ‘bulb lasagne’.

What Could This Course Lead To?
Opportunity to move onto a more advanced gardening course, including those with the RHS.

How Will I Learn?
• Learning will take place initially in a classroom and outdoor environment. You will also have access to Birmingham Adult Education Services Virtual Learning Environment (VLE - Moodle) which is a secure online tool to support you with your studies. It has been designed to complement teaching and offers a flexible addition to studying with us. Various other tools like Microsoft Teams & Padlet will be used to enhance teaching & learning.

• You will be able to access resources, engage in online activities, study independently, and participate in group discussions with your teacher. You will record your own progress and have your work checked regularly throughout the course.
• Once you are enrolled, your teacher will provide you with an enrolment key and show you how to access the resource.
What Materials Or Equipment Will I Need To Provide?
You will need to have access to:
• Comfortable clothes suitable for outdoors and possibly wet weather.
• Suitable footwear such as waterproof boots.
• Notepad and pen – you will need to take notes during sessions and a folder to store hand-outs and completed exercises.

What We Require of You as A Learner?

• Regular attendance is essential for you to succeed.
• Work at home will need to be completed punctually and sent to your tutor for marking.
• You will need to ensure that you allow sufficient time for self-study and complete any homework set.
• You will be expected to complete the full course.
Support if you are registered unemployed, looking for a job or a better job – Route to Work
As part of your programme of learning, we will support you to develop the skills you need to get a job or a better job, such as CV writing, application forms, interviews and working in a team. Your tutor will discuss your individual learning and development needs to agree with you which of our Route to Work short courses will best suit your needs and enrol you on these modules.

Useful Website(s)

• For more information about Birmingham Adult Education Service: www.learnbaes.ac.uk

Contact Details
Sameena Asmat| Head of Faculty Vocational Skills   | T: 0121 675 8053    |M: 0752222 8644   |E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Get qualified fast

In uncertain times it is important that you have the right qualifications to impress potential employers.

Choose BAES to turn your experience into nationally recognised qualifications and get interview-ready fast. Our fast-track courses are available to be started, studied and completed at times to suit your lifestyle and circumstances. Our tutors will be available to support and teach you in ways that best suit your individual needs.

Dependent on your employment status these courses may be available to you free of charge or at discounted price. 

Read more: Show them you mean business

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Get ahead in Personal Care

Now's the time to begin or develop a rewarding career in this fast growing employment sector.

We are offering two new free qualification courses that will help you to get a job and then progress within the Health & Social Care sector.

These courses provide a perfect start for anyone who is interested in, or already has a job that offers personal care and support within the home to others.

Both of these qualification courses are taught through flexible online learning. This means that you choose when and where you learn and how quickly you complete the qualification. This method of learning is ideal if you are employed, or unemployed but with a lot of family commitments that prevent you from commiting to fixed study times.

Read more: Personal Care Careers

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Kickstart Scheme

Are you 16 to 24-years-old and on Universal Credit? Interested in a 6-month paid job?

If you’re looking to start a career in digital marketing, admin or customer service, hospitality, construction or the Green sector Birmingham City Council has some exciting new opportunities available with local employers.

Our priority is your success, and we will work with Kickstart employers to support you to learn while you earn! To help you succeed we’re offering a free 2-week Pre-Kickstart training programme including a skills assessment so we can help you to boost your long-term employment prospects.

We will help you start your journey with a fresh look at your skills levels and support you to create an individual learning plan to keep – whether or not you apply for a kickstart job!

Read more: Get ready to Kickstart your job prospects

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