Learn Scilly



Learn Scilly is a Council of the Isles of Scilly service and offers a wide variety of courses both vocational & recreational for adults, young people, families, businesses and community organisations. 


Whether you want to keep your skills up to date, improve them to gain employment, move on at work, support self-employment or simply improve your wellbeing.


See what courses are available by visiting Learn Scilly in the Wellbeing Centre, phone or see the Learn Scilly Facebook page.


Careers and education advice

Information, Advice and Guidance, everyone has the ability and potential to develop and grow in their lives and careers.  We also understand that sometimes things get in the way and can hold you back.


Our Service aims to:

  • help you with careers decisions and planning

  • support you in reviewing your skills and abilities and to develop new goals

  • motivate you to implement your plan of action

  • enable you to make the best use of high quality career related tools.


Have you been made redundant and are you unsure of your next move? Are you returning to work from time out? We can help


Perhaps you have just finished college or university and are considering your next move.  You might be unhappy in your current job and ready for a change, but not sure what. You might have been out of work for a while and looking for job hunting tips.


Whatever your situation, whatever your barriers, we’re here to help you overcome them and reach your potential.


We can help you:

  • develop your CV

  • search and apply for jobs

  • understand the job market

  • search for courses and training schemes

  •  find funding to support any learning

  • identify your key strengths and skills

  • explore your career options

  • choose training routes that fit your lifestyle

  • develop an action plan - this can help you achieve your goals

  • refer you to other useful organisations.


We aim to give you the advice you need in the method you prefer. 

Phone advice:  Please ring 01720 424444 or leave a message and request a call back

Email advice:  Post any careers questions you have to LearnScilly@scilly.gov.uk

Face-to-face advice:  You can book an appointment to speak to an adviser 


Learner support

  • Learners may be eligible for 50% fee remission if in receipt of certain benefits.

  • Boating support may be available during daylight hours for off island residents.

  • Childcare costs may be available for a registered childminder or nursery for the duration of your training.

  • Learners over 16 years of age are offered support, information and advice.

  • Learners with SEND, please contact the Learn Scilly team to discuss how you can be supported.  The team can offer information, advice and guidance about the range of courses and options that are available to you.



Learn Scilly

Carn Gwaval Wellbeing Centre
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA    


Learn Scilly Tel: 01720 424444

Email: LearnScilly@scilly.gov.uk


Further information

Learn Scilly   www.scilly.gov.uk/learning-leisure/learn-scilly

Learn Scilly Facebook: www.facebook.com/pg/learnscilly

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