THE National Careers Service Virtual Careers Fair arrives next week.

The two-day online event will provide advice and opportunities for people looking for a change in career or starting a new one.

The fair is free to join and will include speakers from organisations like BT and the NHS talking about their current opportunities and holding Q&A sessions to give first-hand industry insight.

Qualified National Careers Service advisers will be on hand throughout January 27 and 28 to provide advice and guidance.

Exhibition day on the 27th will offer a chance to hear from organisations and the experiences of people doing the jobs, what to expect, what skills you need, and routes in. As well as other useful careers resources.

The next day will reveal job vacancies in the Swindon and Wiltshire area at a virtual jobs fair.. Register to book a place at

Jobs, apprenticeships and volunteering opportunities from across the region will be posted on the local Facebook @NCSouthWestandOxon and Twitter @NC_SWandOxon in a #JobsHour session from 10am to 11am on the 28th.

Careers advisers will be running two free webinars that morning.